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Rubén Hinojosa, Sr.'s Public Statements on Issue: Arts, Entertainment, and History

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; 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
July 17, 2013 Congressman Ruben Hinojosa Receives "Friend of the National Parks" Award for Protecting the Parks from Harm
Jan. 16, 2013 Statement from Hinojosa on the Announcement that Secretary of the Interior will Resign
Jan. 11, 2013 Hinojosa to Welcome UPTA's Mariachi Aztlan to Presidential Inauguration and Festivities
Sept. 11, 2012 Congressman Ruben Hinojosa's Statement on the 11th Aniversary of the Deadly Attacks of 9-11
Sept. 9, 2011 Statement from Congressman Ruben Hinojosa on the Tenth Anniversary of the Attacks of 9-11
March 26, 2009 Hinojosa To Participate in Special Events at UTPA's Festival of International Books and Arts (FESTIBA)
Sept. 25, 2008 Hinojosa Announces Funding for Levees and Hurricane Dolly Relief
Oct. 29, 2007 Expressing Support for Designation of October 2007 as "Country Music Month"
July 16, 2007 Passport Backlog Reduction Act Of 2007
Oct. 6, 2006 Press Release - Hinojosa Statement on Texas Graduation Rates
Sept. 28, 2006 Recognizing Financial Planning Week
Sept. 27, 2006 Press Release - Hinojosa Urges Extension of Western Hemisphere Travel Initiative
June 27, 2006 Recognizing National Homeownership Month
May 4, 2006 Letter to Speaker of the House Dennis Hastert and House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi
April 24, 2006 Elsa Public Library Receives E-Rate Grant
April 20, 2006 Pendleton Park Receives Grant Funding
Feb. 28, 2006 Celebrating the 40th Anniversary of Texas Western's 1966 NCAA Basketball Championship
Nov. 9, 2005 Budget Reconciliation
May 27, 2005 Hinojosa Salutes Fallen Heroes; Commemorates Memorial Day
Oct. 4, 2004 Recognizing that November 2, 2003, Shall Be Dedicated to "A Tribute to Survivors" at the United States Holocaust Memorial Museum
Feb. 13, 2004 Congressional Leaders: FEC Should Allow Political Organizations to Fully Participate in Elections
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