Recognition


      • 2013 Champion of the The Merit Shop from the Associated Builders and Contractors
      • Statesman of the Year from Texas Asian Republican Caucus
      • Friend of Farm Bureau
      • National Federation of Independent Business (NFIB)’s Guardian of Small Business Award
      • Honored as “Champion of Healthcare Innovation” by the Healthcare Leadership Council, a coalition of leaders of the nation’s premier health care companies and organizations
      • Received an award from the Jefferson County Medical Society for “focused efforts and work towards improving the quality and delivery of health care for their patients” and for maintaining the physician-patient relationship.
      • 95% rating through Club for Growth (for first half of 112th Congress)
      • 100% rating from the Family Research Council
      • Received an “A” Grade and is Recognized as a Taxpayer’s Friend from the National Taxpayers Union
      • 2012 Congressional Champion for Real and Lasting Change Award from Save the Children
      • 2011 National Center for Victims of Crime Leadership Award
      • “Tax Fighter Award” from The National Tax Limitation Committee (NTLC)
      • “Champion of National Security” from The Center for Security Policy (CSP)
      • Conservative Legislator Award Recipient and 100% rating from The American Conservative Union
      • Spirit of Enterprise Award from United States Chamber of Commerce
      • 2010 Legislator of the Year Award from North Texas Crime Commission