Today I was thrilled to congratulate San Antonio's champion Greater Helotes Little League team on winning the Softball Little League World Series and present them with a Congressional Record statement I made in their honor.
This morning I met with representatives from the American Chamber of Commerce in China to discuss U.S.-China economic cooperation.
At an AtlanticLIVE briefing this morning, Congressman Buddy Carter, Steven Clemons, and I had a great discussion highlighting the bipartisan support that exists throughout the country for early education. Expanding our kids’ access to high-quality pre-kindergarten programs is an American priority that I’m proud to promote as a founding co-chair of the Congressional Pre-K Caucus.
I enjoyed celebrating Confucius Day and discussing the importance of learning about other cultures at the University of Texas at San Antonio's Confucius Institute. Thank you to Consul General Li Qiangmin for attending the event and to all the wonderful performers and speakers for sharing your talents with our community.
I enjoyed meeting with Vice Minister Kentaro Sonoura and discussing ways to enhance the U.S.-Japan partnership.
Today I met with SAG-AFTRA and actress Scarlet Gruber about their labor issues with networks like Telemundo.
Members of the Asian American Hotel Owners Association (AAHOA) recently stopped by my office and we discussed the challenges and opportunities for Texas' hospitality industry.
It was great to meet with Japanese legislator Karen Makishima about the U.S.-Japan alliance. Our nations’ partnership is absolutely critical to the security and stability of the Asia-Pacific region.
Today I joined my House colleagues for a moving and beautiful ceremony honoring the lives we lost 15 years ago on September 11.
Thank you to Japanese legislator Kokuba Konosuke for meeting with me about our nations’ strong partnership. As co-chair of the bipartisan U.S.-Japan Caucus in Congress, I always appreciate the opportunity to meet with my counterparts from Japan and discuss ways our countries can grow our economic engagement and ensure security and stability in the Asia-Pacific region.