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Rep. Van Taylor Appointed to House Committee on Financial Services

WASHINGTON - This week, House Republican Leadership named United States Congressman Van Taylor (TX-03) to the influential House Committee on Financial Services. Congressman Van Taylor said, “Texas’ Third Congressional District is home to hundreds of financial services companies who support more than 45,000 jobs in our community. Collin County is already the best place to live, work, and raise a family and with today’s announcement we can continue building upon our success. This is a huge win for...


Rep. Van Taylor Organizes Veteran Patients Appreciation

PLANO – U.S. Congressman Van Taylor (TX-03) today announced details for his annual Valentines for Veterans outreach program in Collin County. The week of February 14 is recognized as National Salute to Veteran Patients week, and provides Americans the opportunity to honor and thank veterans across the country. Specifically, the program aims to increase community awareness of the critical role VA medical centers, outpatient clinics, domiciliaries, and nursing homes play in the treatment and care ...


Rep. Taylor Statement on Death of Qassem Soleimani

WASHINGTON - Today, United States Congressman Van Taylor (TX-03) released the following statement regarding the death of Qassem Soleimani, leader of the terrorist organization known as the Islamic Revolutionary Guard Corps-Quds Force. "Qassem Soleimani is responsible for the death of hundreds of Americans, thousands of lives lost in the Middle East, and posed an imminent danger to our nation. Seventeen years ago, I witnessed Iran’s efforts to undermine democracy and threaten America. As a Marine...


Rep. Taylor Votes to Support Collin County Workers and Families

WASHINGTON - Today, after more than a year of waiting for the agreement to be brought to the House Floor for consideration, Congressman Van Taylor (TX-03) voted in favor of the United States-Mexico-Canada trade agreement. Congressman Van Taylor said, "Collin County is home to retailers, high-tech companies, manufacturing companies, and corporate headquarters - all of whom depend on trade with Mexico and Canada." He continued, "But USMCA isn't just a win for job creators, it’s a win for families ...


Congressman Van Taylor Releases Statement Following Impeachment Vote

WASHINGTON - Today, the United States House of Representatives voted on H.Res. 755, a resolution impeaching Donald John Trump, President of the United States. After voting against both articles of impeachment, United States Congressman Van Taylor issued the following statement: "Since taking the majority in January, some House Democrats have set their sights on impeaching the President resulting in an incredibly partisan impeachment process with a predetermined outcome despite an ever-changing s...


Rep. Taylor Congratulates Frisco Chamber of Commerce on House Floor

WASHINGTON - This week, U.S. Congressman Van Taylor (TX-03) joined with Congressman Michael Burgess (TX-26) to recognize the Frisco Chamber of Commerce on receiving a five star accreditation from the United States Chamber of Commerce on the House Floor. While speaking in the House Chamber, Rep. Taylor said, “Today I rise with my fellow Texan, Dr. Burgess, to congratulate the Frisco Chamber of Commerce for earning a five star accreditation from the United States Chamber of Commerce” He continued,...


Congressman Van Taylor Introduces Cybersecurity Legislation

WASHINGTON - Today, United States Congressman Van Taylor (R-TX-03) introduced bipartisan legislation in the House of Representatives to help protect state and local governments against cyber attacks. State and local governments often house sensitive data on their systems including financial information of utility customers, medical records, election data, and criminal records. The same is true for associations, small businesses, and the general public. However, these local entities are falling v...


Congressman Van Taylor, Texas Members Urge Passage of USMCA

WASHINGTON - Today, United States Congressman Van Taylor (R-TX-03) joined a bipartisan group of Members from the Texas Congressional Delegation to urge House Leadership to pass the United States - Mexico - Canada Agreement (USMCA). Congressman Van Taylor said, "This agreement means a lot, particularly to my district - I’ve got technology companies, I’ve got manufacturing companies, I’ve got corporate headquarters, all of which will benefit from the trade agreement we are looking at in front of u...


Rep. Taylor Thanks Athletic Director Brence on House Floor

WASHINGTON - Last night, U.S. Congressman Van Taylor (TX-03) recognized Plano ISD Athletic Director Gerald Brence for his thirty-nine years of public service and to congratulate him on his retirement. While speaking in the House Chamber, Rep. Taylor said, “During his tenure, the Plano Senior Wildcats secured a state championship title in 1994 and made five trips to the state quarter finals.” He continued, “One of the most-winning coaches in Plano Senior High’s history, Coach Brence has earned th...


Taylor, Bipartisan Group of Veterans Take on Korean War Veterans Memorial Project

This morning, Congressman Van Taylor (TX-03) joined a bipartisan group of U.S. Representatives and veterans to landscape and preserve the Korean War Veterans Memorial as a show of respect and gratitude for fallen Korean War soldiers and American veterans. The gathering was a symbol of gratitude as well as a unifying experience on the last day of session before the November district work period, which begins Friday. More than 54,000 American soldiers lost their lives during the Korean War. The me...

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