SE Texas Record

Saturday, January 18, 2020

U.S House of Representatives

Recent News About U.S House of Representatives

  • Snapka Law Firm sues Texas AG’s Office, seeks to keep congressman’s cut from lawsuit under wraps

    AUSTIN – Rather than comply with a decision from the state’s chief attorney, a Corpus Christi law firm sued the Texas Attorney General’s Office – a move aimed at keeping how much trial lawyers, including a sitting member of Congress, profited from a construction defect lawsuit filed by Hidalgo County under wraps.

  • John Conyers’ Unique Civil Justice Voice Will be Missed

    Yesterday (Nov. 4) was the funeral for former U.S. Representative John Conyers, who died last Sunday. A “lineup of political, entertainment, religious and sports leaders” paid tribute to him and his “remarkable 53-year” tenure in Congress, where he “compiled a near-record legacy of civil rights activism, longevity and advocacy for poor and underprivileged people.” But to us, he was also a civil justice hero.