Sen. Cornyn, Leader McCarthy, Reps. Weber and Babin to Visit Beaumont Today to Volunteer, Hold Press Conference on Funding for Harvey Recovery Efforts


BEAUMONT– U.S. Senator John Cornyn (R-TX), House Majority Leader Kevin McCarthy (R-CA), and U.S. Representatives Randy Weber (TX-14) and Brian Babin (TX-36) will be in Beaumont this morning to receive a briefing from emergency management and local officials on response and recovery efforts as well as volunteer at a water distribution center in the aftermath of Hurricane Harvey. Following the activities, the members will hold a press conference on the effort in Congress to pass emergency funding to aid in the recovery for the Texas Gulf Coast.

WHO:                   U.S. Senator John Cornyn (R-TX)

                                House Majority Leader Kevin McCarthy (R-CA)

                               U.S. Representative Randy Weber (TX-14)

                                U.S. Representative Brian Babin (TX-36)

WHAT:   10:15am CDT – Volunteer at water distribution center (B-roll only)

                10:45am CDT – Press Conference

Babe Zaharias Memorial Stadium (Rear parking lot – Entrance on Caldwell Avenue and Valentine Street)

Beaumont, TX 77703

Note: if you have trouble finding us, please call Collin McLochlin at 214-558-3257.


Libby Hambleton

Texas Deputy Press Secretary

Senator John Cornyn (R-TX)