Representative Henry Cuellar's Biography

Office: U.S. House (TX) - District 28, Democratic
On The Ballot: Running, Democratic for U.S. House - District 28
  • Astrological Sign:

    Virgo

  • Awards:

    Legislative Leadership Award, Texas Chamber of Commerce

  • Harry Hatry Distinguished Performance Measurement Practice Award, Urban Institute's Public Management Program, 2012

  • Special Honoree, Teaching and Mentoring Communities, 2012

  • Imagine Award, Imaginarium of South Texas, 2012

  • Guardian of Small Business Award, National Federation of Independent Business, 2012

  • Recognition in Honor of Max Mandel Award, City of Laredo Chamber of Commerce, 2012

  • Continue Support to Laredo Veterans Award, South Texas Afghanistan Iraq Veterans Association, 2010

  • Special Recognition Award, The Bubble Home Project, 2010

  • Distinguished Community Health Centers SuperHero Award, National Association of Community Health Centers, 2010

  • Legislative White Hat Award, Texas Farmers Union, 2010

  • Spirit of Enterprise Award for the Second Session of the 110th Congress, The United States Chamber of Commerce, 2009

  • Certificate of Appreciation and Support, National Association of Community Health Centers, Incorporated

  • Award of Appreciation, Latin America Business Advisory Council, 2006

  • Award of Recognition, United States Department of Homeland Security and United States Border Patrol, 2008

  • Charles Dick Medal of Merit, National Guard, 2008

  • Recognition of Contribution, Buenos Aires Elementary School, 2006

  • Lifetime Member Award, National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP), San Antonio, 2006

  • Young Democrats Award, Webb County Young Democrats, 2004-2005

  • Award of Recognition for Outstanding Commitment to Fight Drunk Driving and Underage Drinking, The Century Council, 2005

  • Award of Appreciation, Texas League of United Latin American Citizens (LULAC), 2005

  • Fighting Hunger Award, South Texas Food Bank, 2005

  • Certificate of Participation, Seguin Holiday Stroll, 2005

  • Award of Appreciation for Continued Dedication and Commitment, Matias De Llano, Jr. Elementary School, 2005

  • Certificate of Recognition of Hard Work, Long Efforts and Outstanding Commitment, City of Rio Bravo, Texas, 2005

  • Mr. South Texas, Washington's Birthday Celebration Association, 2008

  • Certificate of Recognition for Dedication and Support to All Veterans, Catholic War Veterans, 2008

  • Award for Manufacturing Excellence for the 109th Congress, National Association of Manufacturers, 2007

  • Award of Appreciation of Support, Newman Elementary School, 2007

  • Certificate of Recognition, Gateway Community Health Center, 2006

  • Certificate of Appreciation for Dedicated Service and Support, Laredo Community College, 2005

  • Award of Appreciation for Making a Significant Contribution in the Field of Education Through Teaching, Service and Leadership, Texas Agricultural and Mechanical International University, 2005

  • Certificate of Appreciation, United Independent School District, 2006

  • Patriotic Education to Children Award, Zapata North Early Childhood Center, 2006

  • Career Day Speaker Recognition, United South High School, 2012

  • Spirit of Enterprise Award, United States Chamber of Commerce, 2012

  • Golden Eagle Award, McAllen Hispanic Chamber of Commerce, 2010

  • Thank You For Supporting Diversity Award, United States Department of Agriculture (USDA) Food Safety and Inspection Service (FSIS), 2009

  • Certificate of Recognition for Efforts in the First Session of the 110th Congress to Help Preserve and Expand America's Health Centers, National Association of Community Health Centers, 2008

  • Fighting Hunger Award, South Texas Food Bank, 2007

  • Master of Ceremonies Recognition, Princess Pocahontas Council, 2007

  • Community Award, Gary Job Corps

  • Outstanding Commitment Award, The Association of Laredo Forwarding Agents, 2006

  • Certificate of Appreciation for Continued Support, Texas State Guard, 2006

  • Award of Grateful Appreciation, Vidal M. Trevino School of Communications and Fine Arts, 2006

  • Recognition of Contribution, Hebbronville Vaquero Festival, 2006

  • Awarded the Key to the City, City of Odessa, 2005

  • Certificate of Appreciation for Dedication and Commitment to Education, Zapata County Independent School District, 2005

  • Award of Appreciation for many years of Invaluable Service, South Texas Merchants Association, 2006

  • Cum Laude Graduate, Georgetown University

  • Champion of Healthcare Innovation Award, Healthcare Leadership Council, 2012

  • Friend of Farm Bureau Award, Farm Bureau Federation, 2012

  • Friends of the Americas Award, Border Trade Alliance, 2010

  • Golden Triangle Award, National Farmers Union, 2009

  • Honorary Director, Border Olympics, 2009

  • Recognition and Appreciation for True Leadership, City of Rio Bravo, 2009

  • Recognition Award for Supporting Gateway Community Health Center, Gateway Community Health Center, 2009

  • Award of Appreciation for Hard and Never Ending Contributions, City of Rio Bravo, 2008

  • Legislative Recognition Award, American Ambulance Association, 2008

  • Friend of the Farm Bureau Award, Texas Farm Bureau, 2008

  • Certificate of Appreciation for Valuable Contributions, United South High School, 2007

  • Certificate of Excellence, National Breast Cancer Coalition, 2007

  • Award of Appreciation for Congressional Leadership, Texas Propane and Gas Association, 2007

  • Certificate of Recognition for Valuable Contributions, Mirabeau B. Lamar Middle School, 2007

  • Fighting Hunger Award, South Texas Food Bank, 2006

  • Recognition of Contribution, Texas Agricultural and Mechanical International University, 2006

  • Certificate of Appreciation for Dedication to Helping Change Peoples Lives, Community Action Council of South Texas, 2005

  • Golden Triangle Award, National Farmers Union, 2011

  • Certificate of Appreciation, Career Day Speaker, J.B. Alexander High School, 2010

  • Outstanding Dedication, Service and Contribution Award, City of Roma, 2010

  • Distinguished Community Health Superhero, National Association of Community Health Centers, 2009

  • Appreciation Award for the Expansion of Children's Health Insurance Program, Farias Elementary School, 2009

  • In Appreciation for Participating in Hispanic Heritage Month, Department of Homeland Security, 2009

  • Recognition Award, Arbor Day Ceremony, J.W. Nixon High School, 2009

  • Defender of Small Business Award, National Federation of Independent Business, 2008

  • Awarded the Key to the City, City of El Cenizo, 2007

  • Award of Recognition for Valuable Contributions, Women's City Club, 2007

  • Certificate of Appreciation, Dr. Dennis D. Cantu Health Science Magnet School, 2007

  • Thomas Jefferson Award, International Foodservice Distributors Association, 2006

  • Certificate of Recognition for Extraordinary Leadership in Support of Hispanic Higher Education Success, Hispanic Association of Colleagues and Universities, 2006

  • Recognition Award, South Texas Rural Health Service, 2006

  • Father's Occupation:

    Migrant Farm Worker

  • Mother's Occupation:

    Migrant Farm Worker

 

Contact Information

Campaign Email
info@henrycuellar.com

Campaign Website
http://henrycuellar.com/

Campaign Website - Facebook
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Campaign Website - Twitter
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Washington, D.C. Webmail
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Washington, D.C. Website
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Capitol Website - Twitter
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Capitol Website - YouTube
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Capitol Website - Facebook
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Campaign
Post Office Box 6147
Laredo, TX 78042-6147
Phone: 956-724-1212

Washington, D.C.
2431 Rayburn House Office Building
Washington, DC 20515

Phone: 202-225-1640
Fax: 202-225-1641

District
602 East Calton Road
Suite 2

Laredo, TX 78041

Phone: 956-725-0639
Fax: 956-725-2647

District
100 North F.M. 3167
Rio Grande City, TX 78582

Phone: 956-487-5603
Fax: 956-488-0952

District
117 East Tom Landry
Mission, TX 78572

Phone: 956-424-3942
Fax: 956-424-3936

District
615 East Houston Street
Suite 451

San Antonio, TX 78205

Phone: 210-271-2851
Fax: 210-277-6671
Toll Free: 877-780-0028

Key Staff
Terry Stinson
Chief of Staff
336 Cannon House Office Building
Washington, DC 20515-4328

Phone: 202-225-1640
Fax: 202-225-1641

Key Staff
Nina Andrews
Scheduler
336 Cannon House Office Building
Washington, DC 20515-4328

Phone: 202-225-1640
Fax: 202-225-1641

Key Staff
Yolanda Urrabazo
Press Secretary
336 Cannon House Office Building
Washington, DC 20515-4328

Phone: 202-225-1640
Fax: 202-225-1641