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Rubén Hinojosa, Sr.'s Public Statements on Issue: Military Personnel

Full Name: Rubén E. Hinojosa, Sr.
Office: U.S. House (TX) - District 15, Democratic
First Elected: 11/05/1996
Last Elected: 11/06/2012
Next Election: 2014
On The Ballot: Running, Democratic for U.S. House - District 15
General Nov. 4, 2014
Primary March 4, 2014
Gender: Male
Family: Wife: Martha (Marty); 5 Children: Rubén Jr., Laura, Iliana, Kaitlin, Karén
Birth Date: 08/20/1940
Birth Place: Edcouch, TX
Home City: Mercedes, TX
Religion: Roman Catholic
Date Title
May 9, 2014 Congressman Ruben Hinojosa Announces He Will Cosponsor Bipartisan Delegation With 50 Members of Congress Introducing MOM Act Ahead of Mother's Day
Feb. 21, 2014 Letter to Chuck Hagel, Secretary of the Department of Defense - Predatory Lenders
Aug. 1, 2013 Letter to Secretary Charles Timothy Hagel, Department of Defense - Protect Service Members from High-Cost Loans
May 24, 2013 Letter to Chuck Hagel, Secretary of U.S. Department of Defense - ENC Military Bases
May 24, 2013 Letter to Chuck Hagel, Secretary of the Department of Defense - Protection of Military Communities in Texas
May 25, 2012 Honoring and Remembering Our Fallen Heroes, Our Veterans and Our Troops
June 29, 2011 Grijalva Joined By Broad Cross-Section of Members of Congress In Praising Yesterday's First Ever Senate Hearing on The DREAM Act
March 15, 2011 Congressman Ruben Hinojosa Co-Sponsors The 'Honor and Remember Flag Recognition Act' to Honor Our Fallen Heroes of the Armed Forces
July 30, 2009 Congressman Hinojosa Votes To Support Troops, Military Families
July 12, 2007 Responsible Redeployment From Iraq Act
June 15, 2007 Military Construction And Veterans Affairs Appropriations Act, 2008
Feb. 13, 2007 Iraq War Resolution
Sept. 29, 2006 Press Release - Hinojosa Applauds Passage of DoD Authorization
May 27, 2005 Hinojosa Salutes Fallen Heroes; Commemorates Memorial Day
May 26, 2005 Military Quality of Life and Veterans Affairs Appropriations Act, 2006
Sept. 29, 2004 Remarks at Financial Services Hearing on 9/11 Commission and Military Protection
Sept. 22, 2004 Honoring the Sacrifice of Juan Calderon, Jr., Tomas Garces and Mark Anthony Zapata
Sept. 8, 2004 Cong. Hinojosa Remarks at Financial Services Hearing on GI Insurance
Aug. 17, 2004 Statement on the Death of US Army Specialist Mark Zapata
May 5, 2004 Congressional Democrats Call on Chairman Hunter to Help Military Widows
April 28, 2004 Hinojosa Fights to End Survivor Benefits Penalty for Over 200,000 Military Spouses
Jan. 1, 2011 Issue Position: Military & Defense
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