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Congressman Jodey Arrington

Representing the 19th District of Texas


Latest News

February 23, 2018 Press Release

WASHINGTON – Today, Speaker of the House Paul Ryan selected Congressman Jodey Arrington (TX-19) as one of only four House Republican members – and the only freshman member - to serve on the newly formed Joint Select Committee on Budget and Appropriations Pro

January 8, 2018 Press Release

WASHINGTON — Congressman Jodey Arrington (TX-19) today announced a solution for putting cotton back into the agriculture safety net could come earlier than the next Farm Bill if the Senate takes action on a supplemental appropriations bill the House passed in late December.

November 1, 2017 Press Release

WASHINGTON— Eighty rural hospitals have closed their doors since 2010, including 19 permanently or temporarily in the state of Texas.

September 19, 2017 Press Release

Congressman Jodey Arrington (R-TX) led a letter with nearly half of his Republican freshman colleagues, urging the Senate to repeal Obamacare.

“The American people gave our party control of the White House and the Congress based in part on our promise to repeal Obamacare and bring much-needed reform to our health care system,” the letter reads.

August 25, 2017 Blog Post

FEMA recommends visitors and residents in areas potentially affected by Hurricane Harvey take the following actions:

August 3, 2017 Press Release

WASHINGTON — Congressman Jodey Arrington (TX-19) today welcomed House Armed Services Committee Chairman Mac Thornberry (TX-13) to Dyess Air Force Base.

May 18, 2017 Press Release

WASHINGTON -  Congressman Jodey Arrington, a Republican from Texas, and Congressman Ro Khanna, a Democrat from California, today were the first Members of Congress to jointly introduce bipartisan term limits legislation in the 115th Congress.

May 17, 2017 Press Release

LUBBOCK - Subcommittee on Economic Opportunity Chairman Jodey Arrington’s (TX-19) bill to reform VA union rules, and ensure employees use time to care for veterans, passed through the Veterans’ Affairs Committee today. This is a key legislative step toward full House passage.


May 4, 2017 Press Release

WASHINGTON - Today, Congressman Jodey Arrington (R-TX) voted in support of H.R. 1628, the American Health Care Act (AHCA) – legislation to repeal and replace Obamacare, the same day two more insurers announced their intention to pull out of Obamacare status insurance markets.

April 24, 2017 Press Release

WASHINGTON – Today, Congressman Jodey Arrington (TX-19) issued the following statement regarding the confirmation of Governor Sonny Perdue as the new Secretary of Agriculture:



In The News

June 1, 2017 In The News

More than 2,000 veterans are buried in the City of Lubbock Cemetery.

On Monday morning, some loved ones, fellow veterans and others from the community gathered at the cemetery to pay tribute to them and the countless other service men and women around the country who have died.


January 9, 2017 In The News

As he completes his first week on Congress, Representative Jodey Arrington (R-TX, 19th District) said his family and faith are two of the most important mainstays in his life.

The day he was sworn in, close friends and family joined him in his new office for a moment of prayer.

"We shared tears in our prayer dedication service," Arrington said.

January 3, 2017 In The News
An article about the 115th United States Congress.

Photo Galleries

January 3, 2017 Photo Gallery
The U.S. House of Representatives' Flickr photo gallery.


June 1, 2017 Video

Though Memorial Day has passed, I hope and pray that we will make a commitment to daily honoring and remembering those who showed the greatest act of love in defense of our way of life. Our brave men and women in the military remind us that FREEDOM is still worth fighting for.

January 3, 2017 Video
A Video of the Lincoln Memorial.