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    The HOPE Act: What They're Saying

    WASHINGTON - On Wednesday, Congressmen Van Taylor (R-TX-03), Al Lawson (D-FL-05), and Andy Barr (R-KY-06) introduced legislation in the House of Representatives to provide economic support to the commercial real estate (CRE) market, especially for businesses with Commercial Mortgage-Backed Securities (CMBS) debt, and the millions of Americans they employ. H.R. 7809, the Helping Open Properties Endeavor (HOPE) Act works to prevent Commercial Real Estate (CRE) foreclosures, specifically to borrowe...

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    Taylor, Lawson, Barr Introduce Bipartisan Legislation to Prevent Foreclosures and Protect American Jobs

    WASHINGTON - After hearing from constituents in their Congressional Districts, U.S. Congressmen and members of the House Committee on Financial Services, Van Taylor (R-TX-03), Al Lawson (D-FL-05), and Andy Barr (R-KY-06), today introduced legislation in the House of Representatives to provide economic support to the commercial real estate (CRE) market, especially for businesses with Commercial Mortgage-Backed Securities (CMBS) debt, and the millions of Americans they employ. H.R. 7809, the Helpi...

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    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...

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    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...

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    Rep. Taylor Urges Congress to Replenish Paycheck Protection Program

    PLANO – Today, United States Congressman Van Taylor (TX-03) released the following statement on the need to immediately replenish Paycheck Protection Program (PPP) funding which was depleted on Thursday, April 16, 2020: "This is an unprecedented moment for Texas and for our nation - a threat unlike any we have experienced in our lifetimes. Instead of working together to help Americans, those in Congress who are stalling efforts to replenish the Payroll Protection Program are materially hurting t...

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    Congressman Van Taylor Supports Phase III Coronavirus Relief Package

    WASHINGTON – This afternoon, United States Congressman Van Taylor (TX-03) supported legislation to provide additional emergency funding to combat coronavirus. After previously voting in favor of H.R. 6074, the Coronavirus Preparedness and Response Supplemental Act and H.R. 6201, the Families First Coronavirus Response Act, Congressman Van Taylor (TX-03) joined his colleagues in support of H.R. 748, the Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic Security Act. Following passage of the legislation in th...

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    Congressman Taylor Introduces Resolution Calling for Use of Defense Production Act for COVID-19 Response

    Congressman Taylor Introduces Resolution Calling for Use of Defense Production Act for COVID-19 Response WASHINGTON - Today, United States Congressman Van Taylor (R-TX-03) joined Congressman Andy Levin (D-MI-09) to introduce a bipartisan resolution urging the President to utilize the Defense Production Act to respond to COVID-19 and meet the critical supply needs of our nation's healthcare system. Congressman Taylor said, “This is an unprecedented moment for our nation - a threat unlike any we h...

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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...

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    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...

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    Congressman Van Taylor Celebrates Raytheon Expansion in McKinney

    MCKINNEY - Today, United States Congressman Van Taylor (TX-03) joined Raytheon executives and employees as well as local and state officials in Collin County to celebrate the company's expansion of its Space and Airborne Systems headquarters in McKinney, Texas. Construction on the 200,000 square foot facility, which will support 500 high-tech jobs, will be completed in late 2020. The announcement comes on the heels of research from The University of North Texas Economic Research Group, which fou...

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