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  1. Trump seeks $4.1 billion for border wall, with no plan for Mexico to payRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 15 | Dallas Morning News

    ... of Texas you couldn't wall, and if you walled it, it wouldn't be worth doing because nobody's out there," Rep. John Carter, R-Round Rock, said last fall. "Building a wall from sea to shining sea is the most expensive and least effective way to do ...

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  2. It's 'nonsensical' to cut the Coast Guard to pay for Trump's border wall, dozens of lawmakers sayRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 13 | The Washington Post

    Dozens of lawmakers are urging House leaders who oversee the budget to block any move by the Trump administration to slash Coast Guard funding, saying a proposal to do so is "cause for serious alarm" and "nonsensical" if the president plans to expand the other armed services. The bipartisan call was issued Monday in a letter to Rep. John Carter , who leads the House Appropriations subcommittee on homeland security, and Rep. Lucille Roybal-Allard , the subcommittee's ranking Democrat.

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  3. Gun rights concealed carry reciprocity bills introducedRead the original story

    Monday Mar 6 | Washington Times

    Gun rights activists, after an early victory getting an Obama-era Social Security rule axed, are now setting more ambitious sights on getting a national concealed carry reciprocity bill to President Trump 's desk. The legislation would allow people who have concealed carry permits in their home states to exercise those rights in other states that allow concealed carry, provided that the permit holder abides by those other state laws as well.

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  4. Commission Approves New Interstate 14 DesignationRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Mar 5 | Construction Equipment Guide

    In an effort to enhance mobility and support interstate trade, the Texas Transportation Commission, approved the designation of a 25-mi. segment of the state highway system as Interstate14.

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  5. Officials question if flurry of political visits really matterRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Feb 26 | TheMonitor.com

    U. S. Sen. John Cornyn, R-TX, talks with the media, along with, left to right, U.S. Sen. Thom Tillis, R-NC, U.S. Representative John Carter, R-TX, U.S. Representative Mike Conaway, R-TX, and U.S Representative David Rouzer, R-NC, before touring the Rio Grande at Anzalduas Park on Feb. 20, 2017 in Mission. photo by Joel [email protected] U. S. Sen. John Cornyn, R-TX, talks with the media, along with, left to right, U.S. Sen. Thom Tillis, R-NC, U.S. Representative John Carter, R-TX, U.S. Representative Mike Conaway, R-TX, and U.S Representative David Rouzer, R-NC, before touring the Rio Grande at Anzalduas Park on Feb. 20, 2017 in Mission.

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  6. WilCo Indivisible invited Rep. John Carter to a town hall, he declined the invitationRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 22 | KXAN-TV Austin

    Many republican lawmakers have been skipping out on a tradition that usually happens during the legislative break: town hall meetings with constituents. Recent town halls nationwide have led to confrontations with lawmakers, specifically Republicans.

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  7. Cornyn leads Congressional delegation on U.S.-Mexico Border trip in TexasRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 22 | North Texas e-News

    ... of the country.' Sen. Cornyn led U.S. Sens. Thom Tillis (R-NC) and Dean Heller (R-NV) and U.S. Representatives John Carter (TX-31), Mike Conaway (TX-11), and David Rouzer (NC-07) through the Rio Grande Valley Sector of the U.S.-Mexico border. The ...

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  8. House Speaker Paul Ryan visits the ValleyRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 22 | Valley Morning Star

    ... water, air and even horseback. He brought with him four other influential House Republican members - U.S. Reps. John Carter, R-Round Rock, Michael McCaul, R-Houston, Martha McSally, R-Ariz., and Kevin Brady, R-Conroe. They toured the area and ...

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  9. Paul Ryan mixes border tour with district visits, fundraisersRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 22 | Washington Examiner

    ... for a border tour on horseback with Homeland Security Committee Chairman Michael McCaul, R-Texas, and and Rep. John Carter, R-Texas, a top lawmaker on the panel. Ryan will be soon be tasked with trying to pass legislation to fund a border wall, ...

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  10. Ryan makes trip to U.S.-Mexico border as lawmakers mull building Trump's wallRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 22 | The Washington Post

    ... southern border states: Rep. Michael McCaul (Tex.), chairman of the House Homeland Security Committee; Rep. John Carter (Tex.); Rep. Martha McSally (Ariz.) and Homeland Security officials. The media were not allowed on the tour. The lawmakers heard ...

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  11. Rio Grande Valley officials welcome federal lawmakers' visits but keep expectations lowRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 22 | The Herald Democrat

    ... by several Republican congressmen: Sens. Thom Tillis of North Carolina and Dean Heller of Nevada, and Reps. John Carter of Round Rock, Mike Conaway of Midland and David Rouzer of North Carolina, according to the senator's office. And on Friday, U.S. ...

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  12. Protest Planned For House Speaker Paul Ryan's Texas VisitRead the original story

    Wednesday Feb 22 | The Oak Ridge Observer

    House Speaker Paul Ryan took his first-ever tour of the U.S. -Mexico border on Wednesday as Congressional Republicans are considering how to pay for President Trump's promised wall to stop undocumented immigration. The trip marks the Wisconsin Republican's first visit to the border, where he was joined by Department of Homeland Security officials, House Homeland Security Committee Chairman Michael McCaul and Texas Rep. John Carter, Politico reports.

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  13. Paul Ryan on Securing Border: 'We Will Get This Done'Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 22 | News Max

    ... border. https://t.co/Ql0Tz9dEhg pic.twitter.com/RcdlB8G5sP Joining Ryan in Texas were Reps. Michael McCaul and John Carter of Texas and Martha McSally of Arizona. McCaul chairs the House Committee on Homeland Security, Carter chairs the Homeland ...

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  14. Photo Gallery: Speaker of the House Paul Ryan visits the Rio Grande ValleyRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 22 | TheMonitor.com

    ... Ryan visited the Rio Grande Valley Wednesday February 22, 2017. Ryan, along with Reps. Michael McCaul, R-Texas, John Carter, R-Texas and Martha McSally, R-Ariz., toured the Texas-Mexico border by air and boat, then visited Border Patrol facilities ...

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  15. Rep. Paul Ryan and Rep. John Carter arriving at Anzalduas Park on Feb. 22, 2017.Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 22 | KXAN-TV Austin

    House Speaker Paul Ryan traveled to the Rio Grande Valley for the first time Wednesday to get a first-hand look at the area where President Donald Trump plans to build a border wall. Ryan was joined by two Texans, House Homeland Security Chairman Rep. Michael McCaul, R-Austin, and Rep. John Carter, R-Round Rock.

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  16. Ryan on border: 'We will get this done'Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 22 | The Hill

    ... by boat. The Speaker was joined by House Homeland Security Committee Chairman Michael McCaul (R-Texas) and Rep. John Carter (R-Texas), who chairs an appropriations committee overseeing homeland security. Trump pledged that Mexico would pay for the ...

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  17. Paul Ryan Goes To The Border, Only Thing Anyone Cares About Is Him Riding A Horse [VIDEO]Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 22 | The Daily Caller

    House Speaker Paul Ryan was spotted riding a horse by the U.S.-Mexico border during his trip to the Lone Star state Wednesday. The trip marks the Wisconsin Republican's first visit to the border, where he was joined by Department of Homeland Security officials, House Homeland Security Committee Chairman Michael McCaul and Texas Rep. John Carter, Politico reports.

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  18. Paul Ryan tours the U.S.-Mexico border on horsebackRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 22 | Washington Examiner

    ... along the southern border. Ryan was joined by House Homeland Security Chairman Michael McCaul, R-Texas, Rep. John Carter, R-Texas, the chairman of the Homeland Security appropriations subcommittee, and other Homeland Security Department officials. ...

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  19. Cornyn brings delegation from Washington to RGVRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 20 | The Brownsville Herald

    U. S. Sen. John Cornyn, R-TX, talks with the media, along with, left to right, U.S. Sen. Thom Tillis, R-NC, U.S. Representative John Carter, R-TX, U.S. Representative Mike Conaway, R-TX, and U.S Representative David Rouzer, R-NC, before touring the Rio Grande at Anzalduas Park February 20, 2017 in Mission. photo by Joel [email protected] U. S. Sen. John Cornyn, R-TX, looks through a window on a boat while touring the Rio Grande with the U.S. Bordor Patrol at Anzalduas Park February 20, 2017 in Mission.

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  20. Cornyn brings delegation from Washington to RGVRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 20 | The Brownsville Herald

    U. S. Sen. John Cornyn, R-TX, talks with the media, along with, left to right, U.S. Sen. Thom Tillis, R-NC, U.S. Representative John Carter, R-TX, U.S. Representative Mike Conaway, R-TX, and U.S Representative David Rouzer, R-NC, before touring the Rio Grande at Anzalduas Park February 20, 2017 in Mission. photo by Joel [email protected] U. S. Sen. John Cornyn, R-TX, looks through a window on a boat while touring the Rio Grande with the U.S. Bordor Patrol at Anzalduas Park February 20, 2017 in Mission.

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