Author: East Texas Review

Cornyn & Shared Hope Op-Ed: The Next Battle in the Fight Against Human Trafficking

‘Though we’ve won some major battles, we’re fighting a war. So together with other key allies, we have crafted a new effort that builds on both pieces of landmark anti-trafficking legislation.’   ‘The Abolish Human Trafficking Act is a bill recently introduced and passed by the Senate Judiciary Committee, backed by a bipartisan coalition including Sens. Amy Klobuchar (D-Minn.), Chuck Grassley (R-Iowa), Dianne Feinstein (D-Calif.), and Bob Corker (R-Tenn.).’ U.S. Senator John Cornyn (R-TX), along with former Congresswoman Linda Smith (R-WA-03), President of Shared Hope International, authored the following Op-Ed in the The Hill on the fight against human...

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Cornyn Introduces Former Senator Hutchison at Confirmation Hearing

‘Senator Hutchison has the experience, determination, and tact required for our representative to Brussels. And there’s no one better prepared to successfully navigate and strengthen our relationships on the world stage. Kay will do it, and she’ll do it with poise and grace.’  U.S. Senator John Cornyn (R-TX) introduced former Senator Kay Bailey Hutchison (R-TX), President Trump’s choice to be U.S. Ambassador to the National Atlantic Treaty Organization (NATO), at today’s confirmation hearing before the Senate Foreign Relations Committee. Excerpts of Sen. Cornyn’s remarks are below. “It’s not often I darken the door of the Foreign Relations Committee, but...

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The Pine Tree Junior High Cheerleaders participated in their 2nd annual Back the Blue Community Service Project.Cheerleaders donated bottled water, gatorade, and various snacks to the Longview Police Department officers to help with the increasing summer heat.Pine Tree Junior High Cheerleaders appreciates Longview Police Department as well as our School Resource Officers for all they do for our community and district! #ALLIN...

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