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Arrington Issues Statement on Botched Kabul Drone Strike

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Lubbock, TX— Today, Rep. Jodey Arrington (TX-19) issued the following statement on the Department of Defense’s announcement regarding the August 29th drone strike in Kabul: “Just when we thought the situation in Afghanistan couldn’t possibly get worse, we learned this afternoon that the August 29th drone strike killed 10 civilians – including 7 children – and not a single ISIS-K terrorist,” said R...

ICYMI: Arrington Votes Against Dems' Multi-Trillion Dollar Tax-And-Spend Bonanza

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Lubbock, TX- Over the last week, House Ways and Means Committee Member Congressman Jodey Arrington (TX-19) participated in the committee's markup of Democrats' $3.5 trillion tax hike and spending package. Rep. Arrington introduced several amendments addressing some of the most concerning aspects of this legislation and participated in debate of many others. Today, speaking in support of an amendme...

Arrington Issues Statement on 9/11 Anniversary

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LUBBOCK, TX— Today, Rep. Jodey Arrington (TX-19) released the following statement reflecting on the 20th anniversary of the September 11th terrorist attacks. “Twenty years ago today, our lives changed forever as terrorists carried out the worst attack on U.S. soil, killing nearly 3,000 Americans and wounding thousands more. The tragic events of September 11, 2001, transformed our nation and reshap...

Arrington Slams Democrats' $3.5 Trillion Tax-and-Spending Bill

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Lubbock, TX - Today, House Ways and Means Committee Member Congressman Jodey Arrington (TX-19) participated in a full committee markup of Democrats' $3.5 trillion tax hike and spending package, slamming the legislation as devastating for American families. Click Here for Rep. Arrington's Full Remarks Full Remarks "I appreciate Ms. Murphy's honest and candid remarks, and I'm sympathetic that I bet ...

Arrington Visits with Local Officials In Post, TX

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POST, TX—Today, Rep. Jodey Arrington (TX-19) joined his friends and fellow West Texans in Post, Texas at the Garza County Chamber of Commerce to discuss the latest challenges facing Garza County community leaders. Rep. Arrington was joined by leaders in law enforcement, banking, agriculture, and county elected officials. “It’s always great to visit my friends in Post,” said Rep. Arrington. “They a...

Arrington Issues Statement on Texas’ Pro-Life Protections

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WASHINGTON, DC—Today, Rep. Jodey Arrington (TX-19) released the following statement after the United States Supreme Court allowed the Texas Legislature’s pro-life “heartbeat” legislation, Senate Bill 8, to take effect. “I applaud the Fifth Circuit Court’s decision to allow Texas’ pro-life “heartbeat” protections to take effect,” said Rep. Arrington. “This legislation is the most significant victor...

Arrington Issues Statement On Final Troop Withdrawal From Afghanistan

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LUBBOCK, TX— Today, Rep. Jodey Arrington (TX-19) released the following statement after the final evacuation of U.S. military personnel from Afghanistan. “I have tremendous respect and gratitude for the heroism of our troops who went headlong into harm’s way to rescue our fellow Americans and allies. In spite of President Biden’s incompetence and inconceivable surrender to the Taliban, our brave s...

Arrington Honors West Texas Cotton Giant Steve Verett with Congressional Resolution

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LUBBOCK, TX—Rep. Jodey Arrington (TX-19), Senators Cornyn and Cruz, and members of the Texas Delegation honored South Plains’ biggest advocate for the cotton industry, Steve Verett, with a U.S. House of Representatives resolution commemorating his 24 years of service as CEO of the Plains Cotton Growers. “There is no one I’d rather have in the Farm Bill foxhole with me than Steve Verett,” said Rep....

Arrington Applauds Federal Court’s Decision to Reinstate Texas’ Trump-Approved Medicaid Waiver

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LUBBOCK, TX — Today, Rep. Jodey Arrington (TX-19) issued the following statement applauding a federal district court’s decision to issue a preliminary injunction after the Biden Administration unilaterally and unconstitutionally rescinded a Texas’ Medicaid waiver, which had been previously approved by the Trump Administration. “Once again, our judicial system has stopped the overreach of the Biden...

Arrington Visits Crosby County To Discuss Challenges Facing West Texas

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CROSBYTON, TX— Today, Rep. Jodey Arrington (TX-19) visited his friends and fellow West Texans in Crosby County to discuss the latest challenges facing healthcare providers, agriculture producers, mom-and-pop businesses, and community leaders. Included below are highlights and photos of the day’s events: Rep. Arrington met with community leaders in Crosby County representing local government for bo...