Articles Tagged “President”

  • Senate Homeland Funding Bill Passes Without Congressman Brady’s Support

    By a vote of 257-167, the U.S. House of Representatives passed a bill Tuesday to fund the Department of Homeland Security through the end of September. U.S. Congressman Kevin Brady of Texas voted “no”. Mr.…

  • Majority Leader Boehner Reacts To President’s State Of Union Speech

    Wednesday, Ohio Congressman John Boehner commented on the President’s state of the Union speech . . . .

  • James A. Baker Speaks At Gaertner Performance Hall

    Former Secretary of State and the first recipient of SHSU’s Sam Houston Humanitarian Award, James Baker, answered questions at the university’s James and Nancy Gaertner Performing Arts Center Thursday. He made himself available to the…

  • Oversight Committee Meets On White House Security Breach

    During the questioning of Secret Service Director Julia Pierson at the House Oversight and Government Reform Committee Tuesday, the U-S Secret Services recent response to 42-year-old Omar Gonzales’ scaling of the White House fence and…

  • SHSU President Marries

    SHSU President Dana G. Hoyt and John M. Hoyt, ’75, were married on Aug. 4 in Horseshoe Bay, Texas, in the presence of family and close friends. Mr. Hoyt owned and operated HGS Self-Storage in…

  • Border Issues Activity In Washington–Update

    The fate of Central American children who have been illegally entering the United States is under continual debate in Washington. Texas Senator John Cornyn has called on Majority Leader Harry Reid to bring the HUMANE…

  • Congressman Brady Explains Lawsuit Against The President

    You may have heard that the President of the United States is being sued. Congressman Kevin Brady explains why . . . . BRADSUIT6-30-14  

  • 9-11 Memorial Museum Holds Opening Ceremony

    The National September 11th Memorial Museum held opening ceremonies Thursday at “Ground Zero” in New York. In attendance were families of the survivors, survivors themselves, first responders, the President and other government officials. The museum…

  • Congressman Brady on Pipeline Delay

    Congressman Kevin Brady is not pleased with the President’s recent actions regarding the Keystone XL Pipeline . . . . BRADPIPE4-28-14 Senate backers of the pipleline, that includes several Democrats along with Republicans, have a…

  • President Obama in Texas

    President Obama is scheduled to attend a memorial ceremony today at Fort Hood’s Sadowski Field to remember three soldiers who lost their lives in last week’s shootings. Tomorrow, the President and First Lady Michelle Obama…