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  • HPSCI Requests Documents from FBI Related to Russia Investigation
    Posted in Press Release on May 18, 2017 | Preview rr

    WASHINGTON, D.C. – As part of the House Intelligence Committee’s ongoing investigation into potential Russian interference in the 2016 elections, Reps. Mike Conaway and Adam Schiff sent a letter Wednesday night requesting additional documents from the Department of Justice and Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) related to FBI’s ongoing counterintelligence investigation, including relevant documents related to the dismissal of Mr. Comey as FBI Director or memorializing conversations between th... Read more

  • Open Hearing with Former CIA Director John Brennan
    Posted in Press Release on May 18, 2017 | Preview rr

    Washington, DC – On Tuesday, May 23, former Director of the Central Intelligence Agency, John Brennan, will appear in open session starting at 10 a.m. in HVC-210, and then afterwards in closed session, to answer questions related to Russian active measures during the 2016 election campaign. As part of this investigation, Representatives Conaway and Schiff will continue to seek witness testimony and relevant documents, and they will continue to lead an in-depth review of intelligence reports, gov... Read more

  • Conaway, Schiff Issue Joint Statement on Russia Investigation
    Posted in Press Release on May 11, 2017 | Preview rr

    “The House Intelligence Committee is determined to move forward with its Russia investigation in a thorough and nonpartisan fashion. As a part of our responsibilities, we will be conducting rigorous oversight to ensure that the FBI's own investigation is not impeded or interfered with in any way." ### Read more

  • House Votes to Repeal Obamacare
    Posted in Press Release on May 4, 2017 | Preview rr

    Washington, D.C.– Today, the House of Representatives voted to repeal Obamacare and repair the health care system by passing the American Health Care Act. Congressman Mike Conaway (TX-11) released the following statement upon passage: “Obamacare was full of broken promises. Then-President Obama told the American people time and time again, ‘If you like your doctor you can keep your doctor; if you like your health insurance you can keep your health insurance.’The American people learned very qui... Read more

  • Conaway, Schiff Issue Joint Statement on Closed Hearing with Comey, Rogers
    Posted in Press Release on May 4, 2017 | Preview rr

    WASHINGTON, D.C. – Today, the House Permanent Select Committee on Intelligence held a closed hearing with FBI Director James Comey and National Security Agency Director Admiral Michael Rogers. Reps. Mike Conaway (R-TX) and Adam Schiff (D-CA) released this statement following the hearing: “Today's hearing provided our committee members with a valuable opportunity to ask follow up questions from the open hearing we convened with Directors Comey and Rogers a month ago. We remain committed to workin... Read more

  • Government Funding Bill Passes House
    Posted in Press Release on May 2, 2017 | Preview rr

    Washington– Congressman Mike Conaway (TX-11) released the following statement Wednesday upon passage of H.R. 244, The Consolidated Appropriations Act: “This funding bill keeps our government open and running through FY2017, which is a win for our country. It increases military spending, taking a step towards rebuilding the strength and readiness of our military. Border security is also a priority in this legislation, which includes an additional $1.5 billion for critical infrastructure, innovat... Read more

  • Conaway to Lead Russia Investigation
    Posted in Press Release on April 6, 2017 | Preview rr

    Washington– Congressman Mike Conaway (TX-11) released this statement following the Speaker’s announcement that Rep. Conaway would be taking the lead on the House Permanent Select Committee on Intelligence’s Russia investigation: “I have been a member of the House Intelligence Committee for over eight years now, and it is a responsibility I take with the utmost seriousness. My profession as a CPA and auditor has taught me to be objective and methodical, and that is how I intend to help lead this... Read more

  • AUSN Announces Support for Conaway’s 12 Carrier Act
    Posted in Press Release on March 29, 2017 | Preview rr
    Tags: Defense

    Washington– Wednesday, the Association of the United States Navy (AUSN) announced its support for Congressman Mike Conaway’s 12 Carrier Act. This legislation, which Congressman Conaway first introduced in 2015, increases the mandated number of operational aircraft carriers in the U.S. Navy fleet from 11 to 12. The letter reads, in part, “On behalf of the Association of the United States Navy, we would like to pledge our support for H.R. 941, the 12 Carrier Act. The aircraft carrier can fulfill ... Read more

  • Update: The American Health Care Act
    Posted in Press Release on March 24, 2017 | Preview rr

    Washington– Friday, a vote was scheduled on the American Health Care Act. Congress Mike Conaway (TX-11) released the following statement: “After seven years of promising the American people that we would repeal and replace Obamacare, we got very close but ultimately came up short. Throughout the course of the day, it became clear that there was still not a consensus and President Trump asked Speaker Ryan to delay any further work on this legislation. The fact that we couldn’t get there shows ju... Read more

  • Conaway Sponsored Veterans 2nd Amendment Protection Act Passes House
    Posted in Press Release on March 16, 2017 | Preview rr
    Tags: Second Amendment Rights, Veterans

    Washington– Today, Congressman Mike Conaway (TX-11) voted to pass H.R. 1181, the Veterans 2nd Amendment Protection Act. This bill, which Congressman Conaway cosponsored, passed the House 240-175. “Under current law, veterans who receive help navigating their benefits from a Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) fiduciary are automatically labeled as ‘mentally defective’ in the VA system. This incorrect label wrongly places them in the FBI’s National Instant Criminal Background Check System (NICS)... Read more