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Babin, Horn, Lamborn, Crow, Waltz, Crist Launch U.S. House Space Force Caucus

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WASHINGTON, DC – Today, U.S. Representatives Brian Babin (TX-36), Kendra Horn (OK-05), Doug Lamborn (CO-05), Jason Crow (CO-06), Michael Waltz (FL-06), and Charlie Crist (FL-13) announced the creation of the House Space Force Caucus. The co-chairs of the caucus also invited their House colleagues to join and support the sixth branch of the U.S. military. The caucus will serve as an organization de... Read More »

Babin Honors Three Heroic Dayton Police Officers

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DAYTON, TX – U.S. Congressman Brian Babin (TX-36) released the following statement after honoring three Dayton Police Officers who recently received the City’s Lifesaving Award for their valiant actions during a major motorcycle accident in a creek last Christmas. Sgt. Kris Seibert, Officer Chris Duos, and Officer Joe Myers each received an American flag that was flown over the U.S. Capitol in re... Read More »

Babin Attends Vidor ISD’s Oak Forest Elementary School Groundbreaking Ceremony

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ORANGE, TX – U.S. Congressman Brian Babin (TX-36) released the following statement after participating in yesterday’s groundbreaking ceremony for Vidor ISD’s new Oak Forest Elementary School. “I could not be more pleased to have participated in yesterday’s groundbreaking ceremony for the new Oak Forest Elementary School in Vidor,” said Babin. “Since Hurricane Harvey devastated our region in 2017,... Read More »

Babin Receives A+ Rating From NumbersUSA

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WASHINGTON, DC – U.S. Congressman Brian Babin (TX-36) issued the following statement after receiving NumbersUSA’s A+ "Challenge Status Quo" Grade for supporting immigration policies to combat chain migration, eliminate the visa lottery system, disincentivize illegal immigration, end birthright citizenship, abolish unnecessary worker visas, and enable federal agencies to implement interior enforcem... Read More »

Babin Commends President Trump’s Supreme Court Nomination

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WOODVILLE, TX – U.S. Congressman Brian Babin (TX-36) issued the following statement in support of President Trump’s nomination of Judge Amy Coney Barrett to the Supreme Court. “Judge Amy Coney Barrett is an extremely qualified jurist and another wise nomination made by our Commander in Chief,” said Babin. “I have no doubt she will serve our country admirably as an Associate Justice on the U.S. Sup... Read More »

Babin Honors Captain Weston Keisler

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ORANGE, TX – U.S. Congressman Brian Babin (TX-36) issued the following statement after presenting the Vidor Independent School District Police Department’s Honorary Captain, Weston Keisler, with an American flag that was flown over the U.S. Capitol in his honor, as well as a challenge coin. Weston is an 11-year-old boy who has been diagnosed with Giant Axonal Neuropathy – a terminal illness. He i... Read More »

Babin Joins in Dedicating Highway to Fallen Polk County Soldier

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WOODVILLE, TX – U.S. Congressman Brian Babin (TX-36) issued the following statement after participating in this morning’s ceremony dedicating a section of Highway 190 in Livingston to the memory of PFC Stuart Moore. PFC Moore was killed by an improvised explosive device in Baghdad, Iraq, in 2003. “It was an honor to join the Moore Family to dedicate a section of Highway 190 in memory of their son... Read More »

Babin Commends the Historic Signing of the Abraham Accords

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WASHINGTON, DC – U.S. Congressman Brian Babin (TX-36) issued the following statement about the signing of the Abraham Accords – a series of peace agreements among Israel, the United Arab Emirates (UAE), and Bahrain. “The Trump Administration’s tireless efforts to stabilize the Middle East have led to unprecedented and historic agreements between Israel, the only true democracy in the region, and B... Read More »

Babin Requests AG Barr Expeditiously Make Findings of Durham Investigation Public

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DEER PARK, TX – U.S. Congressman Brian Babin (TX-36) issued the following statement after leading a letter, with the support of a dozen other Members of the House, to U.S. Attorney General, Bill Barr, requesting that the findings of John Durham’s investigation be made public in a timely manner once it has come to an end. “An election schedule should not dictate when the findings of John Durham’s i... Read More »

Babin Applauds TxDOT’s Flood Mitigation Plan for I-10

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In October of 2019, Congressman Babin met with local landowner, Stevie Devillier and family; TxDOT's Beaumont District Engineer, Donald Smith; and TxDOT personnel to discuss flooding along I-10 in Winnie. ORANGE, TX – U.S. Congressman Brian Babin (TX-36) released the following statement applauding the Texas Department of Transportation’s (TxDOT) announcement to replace 23 sections of concrete bar... Read More »

Babin Meets with Governor Abbott on Hurricane Laura Response Efforts

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ORANGE, TX – U.S. Congressman Brian Babin (TX-36) released the following statement after meeting with Governor Greg Abbott and other elected officials to discuss Hurricane Laura response efforts and more: “Earlier today, I met with Governor Abbott, Senators Cruz and Cornyn, and numerous other elected officials as well as senior representatives from FEMA, the U.S. Coast Guard, the Army Corps of En... Read More »

Babin Leads Members in Urging DHS to Stop COVID-19 Spread at the Southern Border

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WOODVILLE, TX – U.S. Congressman Brian Babin (TX-36) led 21 Members of Congress in a letter urging DHS Acting Secretary, Chad Wolf, to reexamine cross border “essential travel” COVID-19 guidelines and to swiftly close any exploited travel loopholes: “With continued surges in COVID-19 cases in states and localities along the southern border, I am concerned that more must be done to ensure that non-... Read More »

Babin Supports the CHOPping Cash for CHAZ Act

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WASHINGTON, DC – U.S. Congressman Brian Babin (TX-36) issued the following statement after cosponsoring the CHOPping Cash for CHAZ Act (H.R. 7285) that would halt federal funds from going to any state, city, or locality that permits autonomous zones to exist for more than seven days. “Democrat leaders continue to choose mob rule over law and order – enabling the ongoing violence and destruction ta... Read More »

Babin Responds to FBI Warning Exposing Cybersecurity Vulnerabilities in ELDs

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WASHINGTON, DC – U.S. Congressman Brian Babin (TX-36) released the following statement after a warning was given by the FBI’s Cyber Division highlighting how electronic logging devices (ELDs) could be vulnerable to exploitation by cyber hackers. Congressman Babin forecasted these cybersecurity risks in 2017, while leading the effort in Congress requesting a delay in ELD implementation until this i... Read More »

Babin Applauds the State Department’s Decision on China’s Houston Consulate

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WASHINGTON, DC – U.S. Congressman Brian Babin (TX-36) released the following statement in support of the State Department’s decision to force China to close its Houston consulate. “Donald Trump has taken more actions to hold China accountable than any other President in our history,” said Rep. Babin. “For far too long, we have tolerated Communist China’s malicious espionage, cybercrime, outright t... Read More »