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Silvestre Reyes' Public Statements on Issue: Immigration

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: Leading on Border Issues
Aug. 15, 2012 Reyes: 'USCIS Begins Accepting Requests for Consideration of Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals'
June 25, 2012 Congressman Reyes Urges Dreamers to Attend Diocesan Migrant and Refugee Info Sessions in El Paso
June 25, 2012 Congressman Reyes' Statement on U.S. Supreme Court Ruling on Arizona Immigration Law
June 15, 2012 Congressman Reyes Statement on President Obama's DHS Deportation Announcement
June 5, 2012 President Obama Signs Reyes' Border Tunnel Prevention Bill into Law
May 19, 2012 Reyes E-Report: Reyes Border Tunnel Bill heads to President Obama's Desk
May 15, 2012 Border Tunnel Prevention Act of 2012
May 14, 2012 Reyes Announces $86,000 to Cuadrilla Colonia for Water Improvement Project
March 16, 2012 Reyes Statement on DPS Outsourcing Border Security Operations to ALIS
Jan. 25, 2012 Ultralight Aircraft Smuggling Prevention Act of 2012
Jan. 6, 2012 If Republicans Won't Fix the Broken Immigration System, President Obama Will
Dec. 20, 2011 Reyes Supports Draw Down of National Guard Troops
Nov. 22, 2011 Members of Congress Sign Amicus Brief in Support of DOJ Lawsuit Against HB 5639
Nov. 21, 2011 Reyes Joins Congressional Delegation in Alabama to Participate in Hearing on State's HB 56 Law
Oct. 18, 2011 Congressman Reyes Responds to Cain's Hateful Humor
Oct. 18, 2011 Reyes Statement Refuting Border Violency Myths During House Homeland Security Subcommittee Hearing
Sept. 27, 2011 Reyes Refutes Report that Sensationalized Crime and Violence in Texas Border Communities
July 21, 2011 Reyes Speaks out Against Republican Legislation to Separate Families and Deport DREAM Act Students
June 15, 2011 Texas Senate Republicans Pass 'Sanctuary City' Bill
June 15, 2011 Reyes presents at 50th Annual U.S.-Mexico Interparliamentary Group
May 9, 2011 Texas Democrat to GOP Speaker: Ohio Towns are More Violent than Border
Jan. 27, 2011 Reyes, Rodriguez, Escobar, and Cook to Speak Out Against Governor Perry's Efforts to Use Local Police and Sheriffs to Engage in Immigration Matter
Jan. 21, 2011 Congressman Reyes to Join Secretary Napolitano in El Paso
Jan. 6, 2011 Texas Tribune - Texas Tribune: An interview With U.S. Rep. Silvestre Reyes, D-El Paso
Dec. 11, 2010 El Paso Times - Mexico-Bound Traffic May Face Customs Checks
Dec. 8, 2010 U.S. House Passes Dream Act
Aug. 10, 2010 Emergency Border Security Supplemental Appropriations Act, Fiscal Year 2010
July 28, 2010 Emergency Border Security Supplemental Appropriations Act, 2010
July 2, 2010 Congressman Reyes Lauds Passage of Legislation to Provide Additional Resources for Troops, Border Security, and Education Priorities
July 1, 2010 Supplemental Appropriations Act, 2010
April 27, 2010 Reyes Strongly Urges Arizona Governor To Veto SB-1070
March 18, 2010 Letter To Senators Max Baucus and Charles E. Grassley
Dec. 15, 2009 Reyes-authored Bill To Improve Security At Ports Of Entry Unveiled As Title I Of House Comprehensive Immigration Reform Bill
Aug. 9, 2009 Reyes To Kick-Off 6th Annual Border Security Conference At UTEP
July 8, 2009 Chairman Reyes Announces 6th Annual Border Security Conference
May 8, 2009 President's Budget Proposal Includes Funding For Critical Priorities For El Paso And The Border Region
Dec. 1, 2008 U.S. Must Invest In Land Ports Of Entry
May 20, 2008 Reyes's Border Economic Development Initiative Included in U.S. House and Senate-Passed Farm
Jan. 29, 2008 Reyes Commends Mexico for their Cooperation Efforts
Jan. 24, 2008 Reyes: "Poor Leadership and Coordination" in Implementing ID Checks at Borders
Nov. 8, 2007 Hearing of the Subcommittee on Immigration, Citizenship, Refugees, Border Security, and International Law - H.R. 750
Aug. 12, 2007 Congressman Reyes opens the fourth annual Border Security Conference at UTEP.
June 28, 2007 Department Of The Interior, Environment, And Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2008
June 21, 2007 Reyes, El Paso Community Leaders Urge Swift Action On Comprehensive Immigration Reform
June 7, 2007 Reyes Discusses Immigration At 11th Annual U.S.-Mexico Border Conference
Jan. 17, 2007 Reyes And Mayor Cook Meet In DC
Jan. 4, 2007 Reyes sworn in as member of 110th Congress
Dec. 20, 2006 US-VISIT exit program at land ports of entry delayed
Oct. 30, 2006 El Paso retains safe city ranking
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