I met with the Envision Junior National Young Leaders Conference, a group of middle schoolers from across the country who are in Washington to learn about our nation’s government and history. I always remind young people that soon their generation will be leading our nation, and encourage them to believe in themselves and in their ability to help others.
Thanks to the Austin Chamber of Commerce for coming to Capitol Hill and advocating for issues that matter to Central Texas. I’m glad I had the opportunity to speak with folks about energy, transportation, education, and immigration reform – areas central to our state’s future economic growth.
Congressman Castro speaks on the House floor in support of his legislation, The National Cybersecurity Preparedness Consortium Act.
Cyber attacks pose a real and growing threat to our businesses, military installations, government branches, and everyday Americans. Before my cybersecurity legislation passed in the House of Representatives, I spoke about the importance of bolstering our preparedness.
Congressman Castro speaks on the House floor, urging Senate Republicans to do their job and hold a hearing for Supreme Court nominee, Merrick Garland.