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Congressman Lloyd Doggett

Representing the 35th District of Texas

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August 9, 2018
WASHINGTON — Hundreds of companies have asked the Trump administration for a special break from its sweeping aluminum tariffs. Few have succeeded. One that managed to get an exemption is a Russian firm currently subject to Treasury Department sanctions.
August 8, 2018
Washington, D.C. — U.S. Congressman Lloyd Doggett (D-TX) offered the below statement on the fire early this morning at his San Antonio district office:
August 8, 2018
Washington, D.C. — U.S. Congressman Lloyd Doggett (D-TX) submitted a request to ICE requesting parole for a Dreamer, Sergio Salazar Gonzalez, from San Antonio that ICE detained near a protest:
August 8, 2018
A bill from Representative Lloyd Doggett (D-TX) has the potential to start a new national conversation about the federal government’s relationship to intellectual property, monopoly power, and human needs. The bill, HR 6505, would allow Medicare to negotiate with drug companies to secure reasonable prices for medications—and, if pharmaceutical companies refuse, the bill permits the government to suspend exclusivity for drug patents and authorize other companies to offer generic competition.
August 2, 2018
Instructions for making guns on a 3D printer are no longer available on an Austin company’s website, but the plans have been copied and republished on other parts of the internet, raising questions about the effectiveness of a federal judge’s order that blocked access to the files.
July 31, 2018
The San Antonio Chamber of Commerce hosted the third of its 2018 Congressional Leadership series luncheons Tuesday, this time featuring U.S. Rep. Lloyd Doggett.
July 31, 2018
An Austin company’s plans to release downloadable blueprints for 3-D printed guns on Wednesday has sparked lawsuits, countersuits and threats of legal action as part of a heated national debate over safety, constitutional rights and the wisdom of promoting untraceable, difficult to detect firearms.
July 31, 2018
LOCKHART, Texas -- It's been two years since a deadly hot air balloon crash in Lockhart.
July 30, 2018
Our Declaration of Independence proclaims that all of us have been “endowed with certain unalienable Rights” that include “Life, Liberty, and the pursuit of Happiness.” Those rights depend on being alive and healthy. That is why more and more of us are declaring that guaranteed health care is a right, not a privilege. But guaranteed health care is an illusion if we cannot afford the medications and treatments that we need.
July 30, 2018
Washington, D.C. — U.S. Congressman Lloyd Doggett (D-TX) reacted to efforts by The Brady Campaign to Prevent Gun Violence and other gun safety groups to stop a Trump Administration-approved agreement for the publication next week of blueprints for undetectable 3D-printed guns:

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