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Henry Cuellar's Public Statements

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
Aug. 2, 2013 Letter to Rick Perry, Governor of Texas - Civilian Furloughs
Aug. 2, 2013 Letter to Ranking Member Collin Peterson, House Committee on Agriculture - Reject Rep. King's Provision on Farm Bill
Aug. 1, 2013 Letter to Speaker John Boehner, United States House of Represenatives - Farm Bill
July 31, 2013 Congressman Henry Ceullar Helps Reduce Student Loan Interest Rates
July 31, 2013 Congressman Cuellar's Customer Service Bill Passes the House
July 31, 2013 Government Customer Service Improvement Act of 2013
July 30, 2013 Congressman Cuellar: GAO Report on Visa Overstays and Enforcement a Step Forward
July 25, 2013 Congressman Cuellar and other Members of Border Caucus Highlight Region's Importance to U.S. Economy
July 24, 2013 Congressman Cuellar Boosts Support for Mexico in State and Foreign Assistance Appropriations Bill
July 19, 2013 Congressional Unmanned Systems Caucus Hosts DHS and CBP
July 15, 2013 Congressman Cuellar, City of Peñitas Mayor Ochoa, and USDA Rural Development State Dir. Valentin presents nearly $3m to City of Peñitas
July 12, 2013 Congressman Henry Cuellar announces $120,215 grant to Atascosa Health Center Inc
July 12, 2013 Congressman Henry Cuellar presents $224,286 grant to Gateway Community Health Center in Laredo
June 27, 2013 Congressman Henry Cuellar Releases Statement on U.S.-Mexico Hydrocarbon Agreement
June 26, 2013 Congressman Henry Cuellar encourages individuals and families to get informed on the upcoming Health Insurance Marketplace
June 25, 2013 Press Release: Border Representatives Cuellar, Vela, and O'Rourke Issue Statement on Corker-Hoeven Amendment
June 25, 2013 Outer Continental Shelf Transboundary Hydrocarbon Agreements Authorization Act
June 20, 2013 Congressmen Henry Cuellar and Michael McCaul request review of property damage along the United States -- Mexico Border
June 19, 2013 Letter to Gene Dodaro, Comptroller General of the United States - Property Damage
June 18, 2013 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - India Intellectual Property
June 18, 2013 Federal Agriculture Reform and Risk Management Act of 2013
June 14, 2013 Congressman Henry Cuellar releases statement on the National Defense Authorization Act
June 13, 2013 Congressman Henry Cuellar Releases Statement on FY2014 Defense Appropriations Bill
June 13, 2013 National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2014
June 7, 2013 Congressman Henry Cuellar Releases Statement on Passage of FY 2014 Department of Homeland Security Appropriations Bill
June 5, 2013 Congressman Henry Cuellar Releases Statement on Passage of 2014 Military Construction & Veterans Affairs Appropriations Act
June 5, 2013 Department of Homeland Security Appropriation Act, 2014
June 4, 2013 Military Construction and Veterans Affairs, and Related Agencies Appropriation Act, 2014
June 3, 2013 San Antonio Missions National Historical Park Boundary Expansion Act of 2013
May 24, 2013 Letter to Chuck Hagel, Secretary of the Department of Defense - Protection of Military Communities in Texas
May 24, 2013 Letter to Chuck Hagel, Secretary of U.S. Department of Defense - ENC Military Bases
May 23, 2013 Rep. Cuellar Announces Groundbreaking Development for Texas-Mexico Border Communities
May 21, 2013 Rep. Cuellar Poised to fight for CBP
May 16, 2013 Letter to Senator Reid and Senator McConnell - Confirmation of Tom Perez
May 8, 2013 Secure Firearms Act to Reduce Gun Violence introduced by Carter, Cuellar
May 2, 2013 Letter to Secretary LaHood - Preventing Closures of Air Traffic Control Towers
April 30, 2013 Rep. O'Rourke & Rep. Cuellar Announce Progress on Wait Times
April 30, 2013 Rep. O'Rourke invites Rep. Cuellar to inspect Paso del Norte Bridge
April 23, 2013 Congressmen Cuellar and McCaul Introduce Bill to Improve Federal Government Customer Service
April 22, 2013 Sen. Warner Reintroduces Bipartisan Bill to Improve Federal Government Customer Service
April 19, 2013 Letter to Chairman Simpson and Ranking Member Moran - EPA's Border Environment Infrastructure Fund Funding
April 19, 2013 Letter to Chairman Kingston and Ranking Member DeLauro - Job Corps Program Funding
April 19, 2013 Letter to Chairman Crenshaw and Ranking Member Serrano - GSA Port of Entry Infrastructure Modernization Funding
April 15, 2013 Congressman Henry Cuellar to Work with President Obama to Obtain Funding for Local Ports of Entries
April 10, 2013 Congressman Henry Cuellar Travels to Mexico to Meet with Government Officials Including Delegates of the House and Senate Chamber
April 4, 2013 Congressman Henry Cuellar Solicits Taxpayer Ideas on Cutting Deficit
March 21, 2013 Letter to Governor Rick Perry - Medicaid Expansion
March 13, 2013 Congressmen Vela, Cuellar, McCaul, O'Rourke, Gallego, and Farenthold Introduce the Cross-Border Trade Enhancement Act
March 13, 2013 Congressmen Cuellar, McCaul, Vela, O'Rourke, Gallego, and Farenthold Introduce the Bipartisan "Cross-Border Trade Enhancement Act of 2013"
March 6, 2013 Congressman Henry Cuellar releases statement following vote on FY2013 Continuing Resolution, Defense and Military Construction/Veterans Affairs Appropriations Bills
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