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Henry Cuellar's Public Statements on Issue: Environment

Full Name: Henry Cuellar
Office: U.S. House (TX) - District 28, Democratic
First Elected: 11/07/2006
Last Elected: 11/06/2012
Next Election: 2014
On The Ballot: Running, Democratic for U.S. House - District 28
Primary March 4, 2014
General Nov. 4, 2014
Gender: Male
Family: Wife: Imelda; 2 Children: Christy, Catie
Birth Date: 09/19/1955
Birth Place: Laredo, TX
Home City: Laredo, TX
Religion: Catholic
Date Title
July 31, 2014 Letter to John Boehner, Speaker of the House of Representatives - House Should Stay in Session to Address Budget and Other Pressing Issues
July 18, 2014 Rep. Cuellar Reinstates $5 Million in Funding to US-Mexico Border Water Infrastructure Program
Feb. 19, 2014 Rep. Cuellar Calls for Cleanup of Laredo Anzon Smelter
Nov. 20, 2013 Protecting States' Rights to Promote American Energy Security Act
June 25, 2013 Outer Continental Shelf Transboundary Hydrocarbon Agreements Authorization Act
April 19, 2013 Letter to Chairman Simpson and Ranking Member Moran - EPA's Border Environment Infrastructure Fund Funding
Feb. 5, 2013 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Keystone XL Pipeline
July 24, 2012 Cuellar Supports New USDA Plan to Improve Water Quality and Public Health for Colonias
July 19, 2012 Cuellar: Rio Grande and Nuevo Laredo to Receive Assistance from Federal Government and NAD Bank for Infrastracture Improvements
July 18, 2012 Cuellar: Starr County to Receive $450,000 for Solid Waste Transfer Station
Nov. 1, 2011 Letter to Speaker Boehner
July 13, 2011 Cuellar Provision Addresses Local Concern For Outdated Flood Zone Maps
April 6, 2011 Energy Tax Prevention Act of 2011
March 1, 2011 Cuellar Announces $5.9 Million in Loan and Grant Funding for McCoy Water Supply Corporation
Aug. 31, 2010 Letter to the Honorable Kenneth L. Salazar, Secretary of the Department of Interior
Aug. 31, 2010 Letter to Kenneth Salazar, Secretary of the Department of Interior - New Permits for Shallow Water Drilling in the Gulf of Mexico
June 16, 2009 Hearing Of The House Committee On Homeland Security - The Chemical Facility Antiterrorism Act Of 2009
June 9, 2009 Hearing Of Emergency Communications, Preparedness, And Response Subcommittee Of The House Homeland Security Committee; Subject: The Fiscal Year 2010 Budget For The Federal Emergency Management Agency
Sept. 16, 2008 Congressman Henry Cuellar Supports Comprehensive Energy Legislation
Sept. 4, 2008 Congressman Henry Cuellar Announces Project to Eradicate Cane Along River and Improve Border Security
June 5, 2008 Congressman Henry Cuellar Co-Sponsors Legislation to Help Modernize Texas School Facilities
April 22, 2008 A Climate of Change: Greening America and the Economy Together
Aug. 2, 2007 Congressman Henry Cuellar Votes that Includes Vital Water Project for Dilley
Aug. 2, 2007 Congressman Henry Cuellar Votes for Passage of Legislation that Includes Vital Water Projects for the Rio Grande Valley
June 26, 2007 Department Of The Interior, Environment, And Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2008
April 28, 2006 Congressman Henry Cuellar Announces $1,038,000 Grant For Moore Waste Water Treatment
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