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  • Babin Introduces Resolution Calling for End to Birthright Citizenship
    Posted in Press Releases on November 15, 2018 | Preview rr

    WASHINGTON – U.S. Rep. Brian Babin (TX-36), Co-Chairman of the House Border Security Caucus for the 116th Congress, issued the following statement after introducing a resolution calling on the President to resume the interpretation of section 1 of the 14th Amendment to the Constitution as originally intended and applied as law for a century. “For a century after its enactment, Section 1 of the 14th Amendment was properly applied as written and intended to ensure all American citizens were afford... Read more

  • Rep. Babin and Judge Sylvia Announce De-obligation of Chambers County Hurricane Ike Cleanup Debt
    Posted in Press Releases on October 18, 2018 | Preview rr

    WASHINGTON — U.S. Rep. Brian Babin (TX-36) and the Honorable Judge Jimmy Sylvia, Chambers County Judge, released the following joint statement announcing millions of dollars of Hurricane Ike cleanup debt erroneously charged to Chambers County will be de-obligated. An amendment introduced and passed by Babin to this year’s Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) reauthorization bill, now signed into law by President Trump, holds FEMA responsible for assurances offered and later rescinded to county ... Read more

  • Babin: Trump Correct to Use American Leverage to Halt Migrant Caravans
    Posted in Press Releases on October 16, 2018 | Preview rr

    DEER PARK, TX – U.S. Rep. Brian Babin (TX-36) issued the following statement supporting President Trump’s comments threatening to halt foreign aid to nations assisting Central American migrant caravans to illegally cross our Southern border. “President Trump is absolutely correct to call for Central American governments to cooperate in halting migrant caravans or else risk losing their generous financial aid from the United States. These nations must secure their own borders and stop allowing – ... Read more

  • Chairman Babin: Launch Failure Underscores Need for American Rockets
    Posted in Press Releases on October 15, 2018 | Preview rr

    WASHINGTON — U.S. Rep. Brian Babin (TX-36), Chairman of the House Space Subcommittee, released the following statement in the aftermath of last week’s failed launch of a Russian Soyuz rocket. “While I am thankful no one was hurt by last week’s failed Soyuz launch to the International Space Station, this near-disaster underscores the critical need for the United States to end our dependence on a single foreign rocket for our transportation to space. With the Russian Soyuz spacecraft grounded inde... Read more

  • Babin Applauds Kavanaugh Confirmation, Condemns ‘Win-At-All-Costs Tactics’
    Posted in Press Releases on October 6, 2018 | Preview rr

    WASHINGTON — U.S. Rep. Brian Babin (TX-36) released the following statement on the confirmation of Judge Brett Kavanaugh to the U.S. Supreme Court. "With Brett Kavanaugh's confirmation secured, this embarrassing chapter in the history of the Senate can finally conclude. The shameful political theater Americans witnessed in disgust was never about determining the truth but designed to block this nomination by any means necessary – no matter how salacious or unprecedented. The longstanding process... Read more

  • Babin Statement on Trade Deal with Mexico and Canada
    Posted in Press Releases on October 1, 2018 | Preview rr

    DEER PARK, TX – U.S. Rep. Brian Babin (TX-36) issued the following statement after the United States, Mexico and Canada agreed to a new trilateral trade deal to replace the North American Free Trade Agreement (NAFTA). The new United States-Mexico-Canada Agreement (USMCA) is expected to receive an up-or-down vote in Congress next year. “I applaud President Trump for delivering on his campaign promise to strike a new deal with Mexico and Canada – a feat many claimed impossible. The 36th Congressio... Read more

  • Babin and Abraham Announce Creation of Bipartisan Congressional I-14 Caucus
    Posted in Press Releases on September 28, 2018 | Preview rr

    WASHINGTON — U.S. Reps. Brian Babin (TX-36), a member of the House Transportation & Infrastructure Committee, and Ralph Abraham (LA-5) today announced the creation of the bipartisan Congressional I-14 Caucus. The caucus will advance the goals of Rep. Babin’s H.R. 6111, the I-14 Expansion & Improvement Act of 2018, by providing an official platform for Members of Congress to communicate and collaborate with local officials and stakeholders on the development, financing and construction of the new... Read more

  • Chairman Babin Introduces Leading Human Spaceflight Act
    Posted in Press Releases on September 27, 2018 | Preview rr

    WASHINGTON – U.S. Rep. Brian Babin (TX-36), Chairman of the House Space Subcommittee, has introduced H.R. 6910, the Leading Human Spaceflight Act. Babin unveiled the bill during a subcommittee hearing Wednesday titled 60 Years of NASA Leadership in Human Space Exploration: Past, Present, and Future. “The Leading Human Spaceflight Act reaffirms Johnson Space Center’s leadership role as the home of American human spaceflight,” said Babin. “This legislation also recognizes that based on their histo... Read more

  • Babin Calls for Declassification of Carter Page FISA Application
    Posted in Press Releases on September 6, 2018 | Preview rr

    Today, Rep. Brian Babin (TX-36) issued the following statement after joining with other House Republicans to call for the declassification of the Carter Page FISA application: “After more than a year of investigation, the Mueller probe has yielded zero evidence of collusion. However, there is hard and tangible evidence of misconduct at the highest levels of the DOJ and FBI, and it is past time that we shed light on why nothing is being done about it. I have repeatedly said that a second Special... Read more

  • Rep. Babin’s TAPS Act (H.R. 6664) Endorsed by the Association of Threat Assessment Professionals
    Posted in Press Releases on August 17, 2018 | Preview rr

    Congressman Brian Babin’s (TX-36) Threat Assessment, Prevention, and Safety (TAPS) Act (H.R. 6664) received the endorsement of the Association of Threat Assessment Professionals (ATAP) at the organization’s annual Threat Management Conference earlier this week. ATAP is a non-profit organization comprised of experts from law enforcement, legal, mental health, corporate, education, and other sectors committed to eliminating targeted violence through threat and violence risk assessment. The TAPS Ac... Read more