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Henry Cuellar's Public Statements on Issue: Unemployed and Low-Income

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
General Nov. 4, 2014
Primary March 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
Jan. 30, 2014 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Full LIHEAP Funding in 2015 Budget
Dec. 11, 2013 Letter to John Boehner, Speaker of the House of Representatives - Republicans Must Not Adjourn for Year without Extending Federal Unemployment Insurance
Sept. 19, 2013 Congressman Cuellar Releases Statement on Nutrition Reform and Work Opportunity Act
March 21, 2013 Letter to Governor Rick Perry - Medicaid Expansion
June 12, 2012 Congressman Cuellar Announces Support for New Federal Initiative to Help Border Communities Confront Chronic Poverty
Jan. 5, 2012 Congressman Henry Cuellar: "Let's Get to Work"
Nov. 30, 2011 Cuellar Praises New Medicare Preventive Service
Sept. 8, 2011 Statment from Congressman Henry Cuellar on Presidents Address to Congress on Job Creation
June 17, 2011 Cueller Announces $890K Grant for Permanent Housing for Homeless
Jan. 25, 2011 Congressman Cuellar's on President Obama's State of the Union Address
July 22, 2010 Unemployment Benefits Pass the House, Will Aid Texans
March 4, 2010 Jobs Bill Passes, Delivers Tax Cuts To Small Businesses
May 16, 2008 Congressman Henry Cuellar Votes to Support Iraq Supplemental
May 9, 2008 Congressman Henry Cuellar Votes in Support of Plan to Address Housing Crisis
April 23, 2008 Congressman Cuellar Supports Protecting the Medicaid Safety Net Act of 2008
Nov. 30, 2007 Congressman Henry Cuellar Hails Passage Of Head Start For School Readiness Act
May 3, 2007 Cuellar Amendment To Help Improve Progress Towards English language Proficiency For Head Start Students
May 2, 2007 Improving Head Start Act Of 2007
Jan. 10, 2007 Congressman Cuellar Co-Sponsor's Bill To Increase Minimum Wage
Aug. 22, 2006 Higher Minimum Wage Would Benefit Working Families
July 18, 2006 Ending Hunger
March 6, 2006 Rep. Tierney Calls for CSBG Program Funding
Jan. 1, 2011 Issue Position: Tax Relief
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