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

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
Issue Position: Transportation
Oct. 30, 2013 Letter to Administrator Gina McCarthy, Environmental Protection Agency - Reevaluation of Ethanol Mandate
Oct. 15, 2013 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - US Airways and American Airlines Lawsuit
Sept. 9, 2013 Congressman Ruben Hinojosa Announces Nearly $1 Million Federal Grant Awarded to McAllen Miller International Airport
Aug. 8, 2013 Congressman Ruben Hinojosa Announces Million Dollar Plus Grant Award for the City of MCallen Bentesen Road Hike and Bike Trail
June 4, 2013 Congressmen Hinojosa, Cuellar, Vela and Federal Highway Administrator Victor Mendez Announce Designation of I-69
May 2, 2013 Letter to Secretary LaHood - Preventing Closures of Air Traffic Control Towers
April 5, 2013 Letter to Federal Aviation Administration Administrator Michael Huerta - Air Traffic Control Tower Closures
Sept. 26, 2012 Congressman Ruebn Hinojosa Announces $460,000 Grant for the City of Alice Airport
June 29, 2012 Congressman Rubén Hinojosa Votes to Support Transportation Bill that Includes Keeping Student Loan Interest Rates Down, an I-69 Sign Designation for South Texas, and the Extension of the National Flood Insurance Program
March 13, 2012 Letter to Chairman Ryan and Ranking Member Van Hollen
Nov. 14, 2011 Letter to Tom Latham and John Olver, Chairman and Ranking Member of Subcommittee on Transportation, Housing and Urban Development, and Related Agencies
Aug. 10, 2011 Congressman RUBÉN Hinojosa Announces $1 Million Grant for San Patricio County
July 31, 2009 Congressman Hinojosa Votes To Boost “Cash for Clunkers” Program
July 23, 2009 Congressman Hinojosa Votes For Transportation, HUD Appropriations Bill
Jan. 26, 2009 South Texas Leaders Meet With Transportation Chair To Advocate For Local Projects
Jan. 18, 2008 Hinojosa Announces the Groundbreaking of Donna-Rio Bravo International Bridge Project
May 3, 2006 Letter to Chair and Ranking Member of the Subcommittee for Transportation, Treasury, HUD and the Judiciary Committee on Appropriations Joe Knollenberg
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