John Culberson

Type: Person
Name: John Culberson
Title: Congressman - Texas (USA)
Date of Birth: 24/08/1956
Place of Birth: Houston, Texas
Nationality: United States
Fact Sheet: Biography for John Culberson
First reported 15 mins ago - Updated 15 mins ago - 1 reports

House committee withholds funds to VA, DoD to spur EHR collaboration

The House Appropriations Committee has opted to withhold most of the funds requested by the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs to upgrade its electronic health record system until the VA and the Department of Defense (DoD) make progress on a joint EHR, ... [Published FierceEMR - 15 mins ago]
First reported Apr 16 2014 - Updated Apr 16 2014 - 1 reports

Congress unhappy with DoD, VA health records progress

House lawmakers plan to hold back millions in dollars of technology funding from Defense and Veterans Affairs department planners until Congress is convinced they are making progress on developing a way to share electronic medical records.At an April ... [Published Air Force Times - Apr 16 2014]
First reported Apr 11 2014 - Updated Apr 11 2014 - 1 reports

NASA Administrator Bolden Appears Before House Appropriators

Tuesday’s hearing of the House Commerce, Justice, Science Appropriations Subcommittee on the FY 2015 NASA budget request and security practices lasted more than three hours.  Although the subcommittee is very supportive of NASA, the hearing was marked ... [Published SpaceRef - Apr 11 2014]
First reported Apr 09 2014 - Updated Apr 09 2014 - 1 reports

U S House of Representatives Committee on Appropr : Appropriations Committee Approves 2015 Military Construction and Veterans Affairs Legislation

Appropriations Committee Approves 2015 Military Construction and Veterans Affairs LegislationBill will fund programs for our troops, military families, defense infrastructure and veteransWashington, Apr 9 -The House Appropriations Committee today approved ... [Published 4 Traders - Apr 09 2014]
First reported Apr 08 2014 - Updated Apr 09 2014 - 3 reports

Bolden Pressed on Domestic and Foreign Threats to Space in Appropriations Hearing

“The Congress has provided about $2 billion for commercial crew,” NASA Administrator Charles Bolden said at the hearing. However, “we have requested about $3 billion over time.” Credit: NASA photo by Bill IngallsWASHINGTON — What in another year might ... [Published Space News - Apr 09 2014]
First reported Apr 09 2014 - Updated Apr 09 2014 - 1 reports

House NASA Budget Hearing: Lots of Snark and Insults

Keith's note: There was a hearing today titled NASA Request and Oversight of NASA Security[1], Rep, Frank Wolf (R-VA) and John Culberson (R-TX) spent most of their time dumping on NASA and impugning Charlie Bolden's honesty. Culberson also seems to think ... [Published DailyMe.Com - Apr 09 2014]
First reported Apr 04 2014 - Updated Apr 04 2014 - 1 reports

House Appropriations Bill Reduces Milcon Funding in FY ‘15

The House Appropriations Committee released a $71.5 billion bill on Wednesday for Fiscal 2015 military construction and veterans affairs programs. The bill would house, train, and equip military personnel and their families, according to an April 2 committee ... [Published Air Force Association - Apr 04 2014]
First reported Mar 31 2014 - Updated Mar 31 2014 - 1 reports

VA hails new low in backlogged claims

A backlog of about 350,000 disability claims doesn’t sound like good news.But Veterans Affairs Department officials argue it represents a pair of important and positive milestones.The backlog — the number of disability claims pending for more than 125 ... [Published Navy Times - Mar 31 2014]
First reported Mar 26 2014 - Updated Mar 26 2014 - 1 reports

Counterterrorism and Cybersecurity Main FBI Priorities, Comey Tells Lawmakers

The threat from terrorism has metastasized as independent actors mimic a weakened Al Qaeda, FBI Director James Comey told lawmakers today, also outlining the persistent cyber threat from high-tech thieves in China.“We face a threat that is weaker in the ... [Published Main Justice - Mar 26 2014]
First reported Mar 26 2014 - Updated Mar 26 2014 - 2 reports

Sessions Report Demolishes Obama 'Deporter In Chief' Myth

:40 PM PDT post a commentFully 98 percent of individuals deported from the United States in 2013 were either criminals, apprehended while illegally crossing the border, or had been previously deported, according to a new analysis from Senate Budget ... [Published Breitbart.com - Mar 26 2014]
First reported Mar 26 2014 - Updated Mar 26 2014 - 1 reports

Culberson answers questions, shares concerns during town hall

U.S. Rep. John Culberson (R-Dist. 7) met with about 175 constituents in a recent town hall, disagreeing with some over impeaching President Obama, raising the minimum wage and the need for more gun safety laws while hammering home his positions for limited ... [Published Memorial Examiner - Mar 26 2014]
First reported Mar 18 2014 - Updated Mar 18 2014 - 3 reports

Prison Hunger Strike Puts Spotlights on Immigration Detention

Eleven days ago, Paulino Ruiz stopped eating. More Suicide, Allegations Stun Border Agent’s Family White House to Review Deportation Practices Here's An Updated Tally Of All The People Who Have Ever Died From A Marijuana Overdose Huffington Post These ... [Published Time - Mar 18 2014]

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Rep. John Culberson (R-Texas) said if the departments "want their money, they're going to have to earn it" ( EHR Intelligence , 4/17)
...veterans receive the benefits that they have earned as a result of the sacrifices that they have made for our freedom," Chairman Culberson said. "with the approval of this bill today, we have once again been able to protect the high-quality support and services provided to our military, our veterans, and their families."

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North Carolina Band, A Course of Action, Headed... [Published PRWeb - Apr 11 2014]
U S House of Representatives Committee on Appro... [Published 4 Traders - Apr 09 2014]
Bolden Pressed on Domestic and Foreign Threats ... [Published Space News - Apr 09 2014]
NASA's 'Friends' In Congress Absolutely Hate th... [Published Motherboard Magazine - Apr 09 2014]
House NASA Budget Hearing: Lots of Snark and In... [Published DailyMe.Com - Apr 09 2014]
Why NASA and Congress Spent Four Hours Shouting... [Published Motherboard Magazine - Apr 08 2014]
Can Houston Learn to Love Light Rail? [Published The Atlantic Cities - Apr 08 2014]
House Appropriations Bill Reduces Milcon Fundin... [Published Air Force Association - Apr 04 2014]
VA's disability claims backlog down by 44 perce... [Published Federal News Radio 1500 AM - Apr 02 2014]
VA hails new low in backlogged claims [Published Navy Times - Mar 31 2014]
Surrendering Facts: Anti-Obama Fox Special To P... [Published Media Matters for America - Mar 28 2014]
Good Hearing Before House Appropriators on FY 2... [Published SpaceRef - Mar 27 2014]
Counterterrorism and Cybersecurity Main FBI Pri... [Published Main Justice - Mar 26 2014]
Culberson answers questions, shares concerns du... [Published Memorial Examiner - Mar 26 2014]
Sessions Report Demolishes Obama 'Deporter In C... [Published Breitbart.com - Mar 26 2014]
Sessions Report Demolishes Obama 'Deporter In C... [Published Breitbart Feed - Mar 26 2014]
Dredging Permits for Bayport and Barbours Cut C... [Published 4 Traders - Mar 25 2014]
Fox Casts Doubt On Obama Immigration Enforcemen... [Published Media Matters for America - Mar 25 2014]
Culberson Honored For Championing Clean Water A... [Published Congressman John Culberson - Mar 22 2014]
“Dollarocracy”: Coverup of “Anomalies” and Envi... [Published Global Research - Mar 18 2014]
Prison Hunger Strike Puts Spotlights on Immigra... [Published Time - Mar 18 2014]
Prison Hunger Strike Puts Spotlights on Immigra... [Published TIME.com - Mar 18 2014]
Prison Hunger Strike Puts Spotlights on Immigra... [Published Swampland - Mar 18 2014]
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Sessions Report Demolishes Obama 'Deporter In C... [Published Breitbart Feed - Mar 26 2014]
Fully 98 percent of individuals deported from the United States in 2013 were either criminals, apprehended while illegally crossing the border, or had been previously deported, according to a new analysis from Senate Budget Committee ranking member ...
Prison Hunger Strike Puts Spotlights on Immigra... [Published TIME.com - Mar 18 2014]
Eleven days ago, Paulino Ruiz stopped eating. More Suicide, Allegations Stun Border Agent’s Family White House to Review Deportation Practices Here's An Updated Tally Of All The People Who Have Ever Died From A Marijuana Overdose Huffington Post These ...
Prison Hunger Strike Puts Spotlights on Immigra... [Published Swampland - Mar 18 2014]
Eleven days ago, Paulino Ruiz stopped eating. More Suicide, Allegations Stun Border Agent’s Family White House to Review Deportation Practices Here's An Updated Tally Of All The People Who Have Ever Died From A Marijuana Overdose Huffington Post These ...
Congressman Culberson to Host Early Town Hall M... [Published Breitbart Feed - Mar 16 2014]
HOUSTON, TEXAS --Houston area Congressman John Culberson (R) announced an upcoming town hall meeting to update constituents on issues he faces as a representative of Texas’ 7th Congressional District. Culberson also uses the town hall meetings to ...
Homeland Security Head Insists ‘Bed Mandate’ Is... [Published Think Progress - Mar 12 2014]
Secretary of Homeland Security Jeh Johnson speaks for the first time at the House Appropriations Committee. About 34,000 immigrants are kept in detention centers every day, fueled in part by an Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) agency policy ...
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