• September 30, 2016

Representative John Carter

With ribbon-cutting, new Darnall hospital officially open for business at Fort Hood

FORT HOOD — U.S. Rep. John Carter, R-Round Rock, joined Deputy Undersecretary of Defense John Conger, local leaders and Fort Hood leadership Monday in cutting the ribbon to signify the new Carl R. Darnall Army Medical Center is officially open for business.

Carter has far more funds than GOP challenger

In the race to decide which Republican will run on the party ticket in November, incumbent John Carter has a commanding financial lead over challenger Mike Sweeney in the U.S. House District 31 primary election.

Rep. Carter files bill to bar military bases from housing unlawful immigrants

U.S. Rep. John Carter, R-Round Rock, filed a bill in the House of Representatives on Thursday that, if passed, will prohibit military installations, including Fort Hood, from housing immigrants who have entered the country illegally.

Lawmakers against Obama plan to house unaccompanied minors at Fort Hood

Several buildings at North Fort Hood are being considered to house unaccompanied minors who have been crossing the border from Mexico to Texas, an official said.

Congressmen to White House: Do not house illegal immigrants at Fort Hood

Fort Hood is being considered as a location to house unaccompanied minors illegally crossing the border, officials confirmed Wednesday.

Fort Hood may change how juveniles are prosecuted

Juveniles accused of sex crimes at Fort Hood don’t always get prosecuted, according to recent media reports. However, that may soon change.

Congressman to honor vets in Killeen on Saturday

A U.S. House of Representatives member who represents part of Fort Hood will be in Killeen on Saturday to honor a new batch of veterans to the Congressional Veteran Commendation program.

Killeen council votes to accept $4.4M grant for new firefighters

The Killeen City Council voted unanimously Tuesday to accept a $4.4 million grant that will provide funding for 37 new firefighters.

KPD gets $1.6M grant to fund 13 new officers

For the second consecutive year, the Killeen Police Department will receive a grant to fund new police officer positions.

Carter, Williams react to Boehner’s leaving Congress

Two congressmen representing Central Texas wished House Speaker John Boehner well as he moves on after he announced his resignation from Congress on Friday.

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Paul Stone from the small business administration during a tuesday, June 23, 2015 army contractor confrence at killeen civic and confrence center in Killeen

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Congressman John Carter give an opening speech during a tuesday, June 23, 2015 army contractor confrence at killeen civic and confrence center in Killeen

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Clay Cole, Director 418th Contracting Support Brigade U.S. army Mission and installation contracting command gives an opening speech during a tuesday, June 23, 2015 army contractor confrence at killeen civic and confrence center in Killeen

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Clay Cole, Director of 418th Contracting Support Brigade U.S. army mission and installation contracting command during a tuesday, June 23, 2015 army contractor confrence at killeen civic and confrence center in Killeen

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Representives for Siemens talk to Clay Cold, 418th Contracting support Brigade U.S. army mission and installation contracting command during a tuesday, June 23, 2015 army contractor confrence at killeen civic and confrence center in Killeen

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Fox Blocks, a modular frame building company displays their product during a tuesday, June 23, 2015 army contractor confrence at killeen civic and confrence center in Killeen

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Stephen Caldwell from royal british army getting interviewed during a tuesday, June 23, 2015 army contractor confrence at killeen civic and confrence center in Killeen

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Clay Cole, director of the 418th Contracting Support Brigade, U.S. Army Mission and Installation Contracting Command, talks to a representative with Buzzi Unicem USA during the Army Contracting Summit on Tuesday at the Killeen Civic and Conference Center.

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Jackie Garsee, with GIT Satelite LLC, and Congressman John Carter, R-Round Rock, talk during the Army Contracting Summit on Tuesday at the Killeen Civic and Conference Center.

Fort Hood Purple Heart

U.S. Rep. John Carter, R-Round Rock, announces that the victims of the 2009 Fort Hood shooting will be awarded the Purple Heart during a news conference Friday at Fort Hood.

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