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Rep. Taylor Announces Appointments to U.S. Service Academies

PLANO – Today, United States Congressman Van Taylor (TX-03) announced the twenty students from Texas' Third Congressional District nominated to United States Service Academies or United States preparatory schools this fall. Congressman Taylor shared, "It is my honor to congratulate and recognize these outstanding young leaders on receiving appointments to our prestigious U.S. Service Academies. I am inspired by each and every one of these students who are willing to serve a much greater cause th...


U.S. Chamber of Commerce Recognizes Congressman Van Taylor with Spirit of Enterprise Award

WASHINGTON - This week, the U.S. Chamber of Commerce honored Congressman Van Taylor (TX-03) with the 2020 Spirit of Enterprise Award, given in recognition of his support for pro-business legislation and promotion of economic growth policies in the first session of the 116th Congress. Congressman Taylor said, "Collin County is home to thousands of free enterprises which are the backbone of our local economy. I am proud of my record in helping to sustain economic growth and create jobs, both in No...


Congressman Van Taylor Calls on Fed, Treasury to Prevent Foreclosures and Protect Jobs

WASHINGTON - On Monday, Congressman Van Taylor (TX-03), a member of the House Committee on Financial Services, led a bipartisan letter urging the U.S. Secretary of Treasury Steven Mnuchin and Chairman of the Federal Reserve Jerome H. Powell to provide economic support to the commercial real estate (CRE) market, especially businesses with Commercial Mortgage-Backed Security (CMBS) debt, and the hundreds of thousands of Americans they employ. "We write to express our concern about the looming cris...


Congressman Taylor Congratulates Congressional Youth Advisory Council

PLANO - Today, United States Congressman Van Taylor (TX-03) announced graduates of the 2019 – 2020 Congressional Youth Advisory Council (CYAC). This marks the inaugural class of Congressman Taylor’s youth program for Texas’ Third Congressional District. "I want to congratulate the forty one students who graduated from this year’s Congressional Youth Advisory Council,” said Congressman Taylor. “To every member of our Council, each of you has the potential to shape our nation in bold new ways, and...


Congressman Van Taylor Announces 2020 Congressional Art Competition Winner

PLANO – Today, United States Congressman Van Taylor (TX-03) announced the complete list of winners for the 2020 Congressional Art Competition. Following the closure of area schools stemming from the coronavirus pandemic, this year’s competition was moved to a fully online submission and art exhibition. Congressman Taylor said, “I want to thank the students who showed a true determination to rise above the adversity posed by COVID-19 to participate in this year’s competition. I applaud you for sh...


Congressman Van Taylor to Host Collin CARES Telephone Town Hall

PLANO - With today's launch of the Collin CARES Program, Congressman Van Taylor will host a telephone town hall on Wednesday, June 3, 2020 at 3:00 PM to provide information and answer questions about the program for Collin County residents. Congressman Taylor will be joined by Collin County Judge Chris Hill, State Representatives Matt Shaheen and Jeff Leach, and City of McKinney Manager of Housing and Community Development, Janay Tiekn, Together, they will provide information and take questions ...


Van Taylor Statement on Killing of George Floyd

Today, Congressman Van Taylor (TX-03) released the following statement on the killing of George Floyd in Minnesota: “No one in America should play the role of judge, jury, and executioner – and, in absolutely no universe and nowhere, should someone fear for their life because of the color of their skin. Yet, tragically today, that is how many Black Americans feel. As we mourn this tragedy, we must come together as a nation to advance equal justice and work to heal the wounds, both institutional ...


Van Taylor Statement on Passing of Former Congressman Sam Johnson

Tonight, United States Congressman Van Taylor (TX-03) released the following statement on the passing of former Congressman Sam Johnson: “"Today, we mourn the passing of a true hero. For twenty eight years, Sam Johnson represented the Third Congressional District with honor, respect, and, in true Texas fashion, with a whole lot of heart. "Before Sam was elected to Congress, he served twenty-nine years in the United States Air Force and flew combat missions in both the Korean and Vietnam War, whe...


Congressman Taylor to Host Webinar on Protecting Your Finances During COVID-19 Pandemic

PLANO - To provide guidance to those who are facing financial difficulty due to COVID-19, Congressman Van Taylor (TX-03) will be hosting an online webinar with the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB) on Friday, May 15, 2020 at 12:00 PM CT. Congressman Van Taylor said, "During this critical time, I've spoken with countless of my constituents about the devastating effects coronavirus has had on their families, health, and finances. As a result of bipartisan efforts in Congress, many change...


Rep. Van Taylor Recognizes Hometown Heroes

PLANO - While Texans and Americans across the nation continue to combat the coronavirus pandemic, Congressman Van Taylor (TX-03) today announced an initiative to recognize those in Collin County who are helping their fellow neighbor and making a difference in their community. Congressman Taylor said, "I have been truly humbled by the healthcare providers, first responders, educators, small businesses, volunteers, grocery workers, delivery drivers, caregivers, and so many others who have gone abo...

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