Congressman Roger Williams

Representing the 25th District of Texas

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Nov 17, 2017 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC – U.S. Congressman Roger Williams (R – Austin), who serves as a vice chair on the House Committee on Financial Services’ Subcommittee on Monetary Policy and Trade, released the following statement after Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB) Director Richard Cordray announced his resignation:

Nov 16, 2017 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC – U.S. Congressman Roger Williams (R – Austin), a small business owner and employer for 43 years, released the follow statement Thursday after the House passed H.R. 1, the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act:

Nov 15, 2017 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC – U.S. Congressman Roger Williams (R – Austin), who serves as the vice chairman of the Subcommittee on Monetary Policy and Trade, on the House Committee on Financial Services, introduced H.R. 4324, the Strengthening Oversight of Iran’s Access to Finance Act, which passed out of the full committee on Tuesday.  

Nov 14, 2017 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC – U.S. Congressman Roger Williams (R – Austin), who represents Fort Hood, one of the largest United States military installations in the world, and served on the National Defense and Authorization Act (NDAA) Conference Committee, voted in favor of H.R. 2810, the NDAA for Fiscal Year 2018, that passed the House today.

Nov 14, 2017 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC – U.S. Congressman Roger Williams (R – Austin), who serves as a vice chair on the House Committee on Financial Services, released the following statement today after the House passed H.R. 2874, the 21st Century Flood Reform Act, that reauthorizes the National Flood Insurance Program (NFIP) for five years:

Nov 13, 2017 Newsletter

Dear Friends,

This past weekend allowed me to travel the district and spend time meeting and speaking with our veterans. These American heroes put their lives on the line for our country's freedom, and each and every one of them holds a special place in my heart. I am humbled to represent and fight for them in Congress. God bless the armed forces and God bless America!

Nov 9, 2017 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC – U.S. Congressman Roger Williams (R – Austin), who is coach of the Republican Congressional Baseball Team and sustained an injury during the shooting on June 14, received the Medal of Merit award from United States Capitol Police (USCP) Chief Matthew Verderosa on behalf of the Republican Baseball team.

Nov 9, 2017 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC – U.S. Congressman Roger Williams (R – Austin), who represents Fort Hood, one of the largest United States military installations in the world, served on the National Defense and Authorization Act (NDAA) Conference Committee, that announced the details of the conference report for NDAA funding for Fiscal Year 2018 (FY18) yesterday.

Nov 3, 2017 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC – U.S. Congressman Roger Williams (R – Austin), who represents Fort Hood, one of the largest United States military installations in the world, announced that he will be sharing the stories of veterans located throughout the 25th Congressional District of Texas on his Congressional website throughout the month of November in honor of Veterans Day.

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Nov 16, 2017 In The News

An estimated 400 to 500 people were on hand for the dedication of the Whitney Veterans Memorial Park, located at 217 South Colorado Street, Saturday, November 11.

Keynote speaker Congressman Roger Williams delivered remarks, saying that he was honored to be present for the Veterans Day event. 

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Nov 13, 2017 In The News

On Friday, Nov. 10, the day before Veterans Day, Somervell County honored its military veterans at an assembly with Glen Rose ISD students and area residents — an event that featured Congressman Roger Williams overseeing the special recognition and appreciation given to local Vietnam-era veterans.

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Nov 13, 2017 In The News

On Friday, Nov. 10, the day before Veterans Day, Somervell County honored its military veterans at an assembly with Glen Rose ISD students and area residents — an event that featured Congressman Roger Williams overseeing the special recognition and appreciation given to local Vietnam-era veterans.

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Nov 11, 2017 In The News

WASHINGTON — Austin Rep. Roger Williams awoke to the sounds of gunshots down the hallway of his Washington apartment building on a recent fall night.

He waited, his heart racing, certain that authorities would soon arrive.

They didn’t. It was just a dream.

Nov 9, 2017 In The News

WASHINGTON – Texas U.S. Rep. Roger Williams, R–Austin, coach of the Republican Congressional Baseball Team, and his legislative assistant, Zack Barth of Houston, received a Medal of Merit Thursday from the U.S. Capitol Police in connection with the June 14 shooting at a team practice in suburban Virginia.

Oct 24, 2017 In The News

Any businessman knows that the best way to grow our economy is by embracing tax reform that includes pro-growth and pro-American economic policies. Congress is working on a plan that would dramatically overhaul our tax code for the first time in more than three decades — and this comprehensive approach should guide our country every step of the way.

Oct 6, 2017 In The News

WASHINGTON (KWTX) U.S. Rep. Roger Williams, R-Austin, Friday blasted new restrictions of the payday lending industry, calling them irresponsible.

The rules the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau unveiled Thursday represent the first nationwide regulation of the payday loan industry.

Sep 26, 2017 In The News
Congressman Roger Williams (R – Austin) took to the House floor Monday to recognize and congratulate the Abbott High School Baseball Team on winning their first State Championship.
 
Sep 25, 2017 In The News

Last month, the most catastrophic hurricane in history hit the Texas Coast, and its aftermath destroyed entire communities.

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Nov 16, 2017 Video

WASHINGTON, DC – U.S. Congressman Roger Williams (R – Austin), a small business owner and employer for 43 years, released the follow statement Thursday after the House passed H.R. 1, the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act:

Nov 9, 2017 Video

WASHINGTON, DC – U.S. Congressman Roger Williams (R – Austin), a small business owner and employer for 43 years, joined Fox Business News’ Mornings with Maria Bartiromo earlier today to discuss the House and Senate tax reform plan and how we can jumpstart this economy for hardworking Americans.

Nov 2, 2017 Video

WASHINGTON, DC – Congressman Roger Williams (R – Austin) took to the House floor Thursday to recognize and honor several local fire departments within Johnson County that assisted with rescue and relief missions during and after Hurricane Harvey.

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