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Silvestre Reyes' Public Statements

Full Name: Silvestre 'Silver' Reyes
Gender: Male
Family: Wife: Carolina; 3 Children: Monica, Rebecca, Silvestre Jr.
Birth Date: 11/10/1944
Birth Place: Canutillo, TX
Home City: El Paso, TX
Religion: Roman Catholic
Date Title
Issue Position: Securing Our Borders and Our Nation
Issue Position: Defense
Issue Position: Expanding Educational Opportunities
Issue Position: Ensuring a Strong Workforce
Issue Position: Improving Care for Veterans
Issue Position: Providing Water for El Paso and Protecting Our Natural Resources
Issue Position: Leading on Border Issues
Issue Position: Military Growth to Benefit El Paso
Issue Position: Providing Access to Quality and Affordable Health Care
Oct. 2, 2013 Progressive Change Campaign Committee: Social Security Protectors
Sept. 27, 2012 Project Vida Awarded $800K from the Department of Health and Human Services
Sept. 19, 2012 Voter Suppression
Sept. 7, 2012 Pelosi, Nadler, 143 House Members File New Amicus Brief on Federal Case Against DOMA
Aug. 15, 2012 Reyes: 'USCIS Begins Accepting Requests for Consideration of Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals'
July 11, 2012 Reyes' Statement Opposing Republican Attempt to Eliminate Patient Protections in Health Care Reform Law
July 11, 2012 Repeal of Obamacare Act
July 3, 2012 UTEP Nursing School Receives a $16k Grant
June 28, 2012 Senate Committee Approves Reyes' Tigua Bill
June 28, 2012 Supreme Court Upholds Health Care Reform
June 28, 2012 Authorizing Committee on Oversight and Government Reform to Initiate or Intervene in Judicial Proceedings to Enforce Certain Subpoenas
June 28, 2012 Recommending that Attorney General Eric Holder Be Found in Contempt of Congress
June 25, 2012 Congressman Reyes' Statement on U.S. Supreme Court Ruling on Arizona Immigration Law
June 25, 2012 Congressman Reyes Urges Dreamers to Attend Diocesan Migrant and Refugee Info Sessions in El Paso
June 15, 2012 Congressman Reyes Statement on President Obama's DHS Deportation Announcement
June 8, 2012 Urban Areas Security Initiative
June 8, 2012 Paycheck Fairness Act
June 7, 2012 Letter to Eric Cantor, Majority Leader of the U.S. House of Representatives
June 6, 2012 Army Celebrates 237th Birthday
June 5, 2012 President Obama Signs Reyes' Border Tunnel Prevention Bill into Law
May 23, 2012 Congressman Reyes and VA Secretary Shinseki Visit El Paso's Veteran's Service Center to Discuss El Paso VA Expansion and New Hospital for El Paso Veterans
May 21, 2012 Reyes Announces $300K to UTEP for Research Opportunities in Stem Fields
May 19, 2012 Reyes E-Report: Reyes Border Tunnel Bill heads to President Obama's Desk
May 19, 2012 Reyes secured funding to rehab schools on military bases
May 17, 2012 Reyes' Border Tunnel Bill Passes Senate, Heads to President Obama's Desk for Enactment
May 16, 2012 Violence Against Women Reauthorization Act of 2012
May 16, 2012 Reyes' Border Tunnel Bill Passes House of Representatives
May 16, 2012 National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2013
May 15, 2012 Reyes Announces $13 Million to Replace Logan Heights Elementary
May 15, 2012 National Blue Alert Act of 2012
May 15, 2012 Border Tunnel Prevention Act of 2012
May 14, 2012 Reyes Announces $86,000 to Cuadrilla Colonia for Water Improvement Project
May 12, 2012 Reyes E-Report
May 10, 2012 Reyes and Community Help Prevent Post Office Closure in Soccoro
May 10, 2012 Sequester Replacement Reconciliation Act of 2012
May 9, 2012 In Recognition of National Teacher Appreciation Week
May 9, 2012 United States-Israel Enhanced Security Cooperation Act of 2012
May 9, 2012 Congressman Reyes Urges El Paso to Help 'Stamp Out Hunger'
May 5, 2012 Letter to Chancellor Cigarroa
May 1, 2012 Congressman Silvestre Reyes' Statement on the One-Year Mark of Osama bin Laden's Killing
April 28, 2012 Reyes E-Report: New federal Judge for El Paso, Reyes Urges UT Chancellor to Reverse Decision, Freight Shuttle Project
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