Press Releases

Jan 30, 2019 Press Release

WASHINGTON – House Appropriations Committee Ranking Member Kay Granger (R-TX), the top Republican on the Committee, delivered the following remarks at the panel’s first organizational meeting of the year.

Jan 29, 2019 Press Release

WASHINGTON – Today, House Appropriations Committee Ranking Member Kay Granger (R-TX) announced Republican subcommittee assignments for the 116th Congress.

“I am very proud of the team we’ve put together. I look forward to working with each of them to ensure the priorities of the American people are reflected in the work of this Committee,” said Granger.

Jan 25, 2019 Press Release

WASHINGTON – The top Republican on the House Appropriations Committee, Ranking Member Kay Granger (R-TX), issued the following statement in response to an agreement to reopen the federal government.

Jan 24, 2019 Press Release

WASHINGTON – Today, a majority of House Democrats voted against a measure put forward by House Appropriations Committee Ranking Member Kay Granger (R-TX) to immediately pay federal workers. This was the third time Granger, the top Republican on the Committee, has put forward the measure in the last week—and the third time Democrats have put politics above federal employees.

Jan 19, 2019 Press Release

House Appropriations Committee Ranking Member Kay Granger (R-TX) released the following statement today in response to a compromise proposal put forward by President Trump to secure the border and reopen the government.

Jan 18, 2019 Press Release

WASHINGTON – House Appropriations Committee Ranking Member Kay Granger (R-TX) introduced a motion on the House floor yesterday to ensure federal employees receive pay immediately while Members of Congress and the White House continue working towards a permanent solution that reopens the government and funds border security. 

Jan 16, 2019 Press Release

WASHINGTON – House Appropriations Committee Ranking Member Kay Granger (R-TX) went to the House floor today to speak in opposition to yet another bill by House Democrats that will not reopen the federal government or provide for border security:

Jan 15, 2019 Press Release

WASHINGTON – House Appropriations Committee Ranking Member Kay Granger (R-TX) today announced the Members of the House who will serve as Ranking Members of the Committee’s various subcommittees for the 116th Congress after they had been recommended by the House Republican Steering Committee.

Jan 10, 2019 Press Release
WASHINGTON – House Appropriations Committee Ranking Member Kay Granger (R-TX) went to the House floor today to speak in opposition to two appropriations bills presented by Democrats. The bills to fund the Department of Agriculture (H.R. 265) and the Departments of Transportation and Housing and Urban Development (H.R.
Dec 22, 2018 Press Release
“It is deeply disappointing that Congress was unable to reach a compromise that would have prevented this destabilizing, unnecessary, partial government shutdown right before the holidays. I urge House and Senate leadership—Democrat and Republican—and the White House to come together and find a deal that will reopen the government, provide much-needed border security funding, and help Americans recover from recent natural disasters—as quickly as possible.”

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