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Arrington Attends Ribbon Cutting for Lubbock ISD’s Advanced Ag STEM Elementary School

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LUBBOCK, TX—Today, Rep. Jodey Arrington (TX-19) attended a ribbon cutting with local leaders and West Texas teachers for Lubbock ISD’s Anita Carmona-Harrison Elementary School, the district’s brand-new agriculture and STEM school. “It was an honor to be a part of this historic moment for Lubbock ISD as we welcome a new, state-of-the-art agriculture and STEM elementary school, named in honor of Ani...

Arrington Issues Statement in Support of Court Order To Reinstate “Remain in Mexico Policy”

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Lubbock, TX— Today, Rep. Jodey Arrington (TX-19) issued the following statement applauding U.S. District Court Judge Matthew Kacsmaryk’s decision to order the Biden administration to revive the “Remain in Mexico Program.” “I commend the U.S. District Court’s decision to order the Biden administration to reimplement the Migrant Protection Protocols program (MPP), also known as “Remain in Mexico.” T...

Arrington Issues Statement Following Collapse of Afghan Government

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WASHINGTON, DC— Today, Rep. Jodey Arrington (TX-19) issued the following statement regarding the situation in Afghanistan after the collapse of the Afghan government: “The Afghanistan withdrawal has become a geopolitical catastrophe. Taliban terrorists have taken over the country in a matter of days, and President Ghani has fled the country. As we scramble to get our own people out of the US Embas...

Arrington: America Must Stand Against Socialism and Authoritarianism in Cuba and at Home

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WASHINGTON, DC—In an op-ed published in the Washington Examiner, Congressman Jodey Arrington (TX-19) voiced support for the Cuban people as they protest against the oppressive regime and urged Americans to remain vigilant as the radical Left continues to embrace socialist policies in the United States. Read Rep. Arrington’s full op-ed below or click here Rep. Jodey Arrington: America Must Oppose S...

ICYMI: Arrington Sends Letter to DHS Secretary and ICE Director on Illegal Immigrants Being Released in Abilene

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ICYMI: Arrington Sends Letter to DHS Secretary and ICE Director on Illegal Immigrants Being Released in Abilene WASHINGTON, DC—This week, Rep. Jodey Arrington (TX-19) sent a letter to Department of Homeland Security Secretary Alejandro Mayorkas and Acting U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement Director Tae Johnson demanding answers about reports of illegal immigrants being released from local de...

Arrington Urges Senate to Reject Irresponsible Infrastructure Bill

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WASHINGTON, DC— Today, Rep. Jodey Arrington (TX-19) issued the following statement voicing his opposition to the Senate’s proposed infrastructure legislation: “The Senate’s proposed infrastructure bill is too broad, too expensive, and too progressive. I am deeply concerned by the tens of billions of dollars wastefully allocated for public transit and green energy subsidies, as well as the bill’s r...

ICYMI: Arrington Opposes House Dems’ Radical Spending Bills

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WASHINGTON, DC—This week, Congressman Jodey Arrington (TX-19) voted against the Democrats’ reckless spending plan to fund their radical, leftist agenda. “This week, I voted against several partisan wish-list packages disguised as spending bills that would accelerate an irreparable debt crisis,” said Rep. Arrington. “At a time when the American people are struggling with inflation, a sluggish econo...

Arrington Supports Huge Legislative Win for Texas Agriculture

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WASHINGTON, DC— Today, the Wildfire and Hurricane Indemnity Program Plus (WHIP+) passed out of the House Agriculture Committee with unanimous support. Congressman Jodey Arrington (TX-19) has long championed this program as it provides a critical safety net for producers nationwide. Rep. Arrington will continue to work with House Leadership and the Texas Delegation to ensure final passage of this b...

ICYMI: Arrington Demands Biden Put Americans First and Secure Our Border

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: July 22, 2021 CONTACTS: Christian McMullen, (806) 224-5216 Reilly Knecht, (806) 252-6133 ICYMI: Arrington Demands Biden Put Americans First and Secure Our Border WASHINGTON, DC—Today, Rep. Arrington joined Mornings with Maria on Fox Business and slammed President Biden for the continued humanitarian disaster at the southern border, calling on him to keep existing Title 42 pr...

Arrington Leads Texas Republicans in Amicus Brief On Rescission of Texas’ Medicaid Waiver

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WASHINGTON, DC— Today, Reps. Jodey Arrington (TX-19), Kevin Brady (TX-8), Michael Burgess (TX-26), and Dan Crenshaw (TX-2) led the entire Texas Republican delegation in filing an Amicus Brief in support of the State of Texas’ lawsuit against the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS). CMS’s unprecedented action to rescind the extension of Texas’s Medicaid 1115 Waiver, leaving the future ...