Representative Henry Cuellar's Public Statements


Full Name: Henry Cuellar
Current Office: U.S. House - 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
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3/31/14 Letter to John Boehner, Speaker of the House, Eric Cantor, House Majority Leader, Bob Goodlatte, Chairman of the House Judiciary Committee - Voting Rights Act 3/27/14 Letter to John Boehner, Speaker of the House - Improve the Voting Rights Amendment Act 3/26/14 White House Extends March 31st Health Insurance Deadline for Applicants in Line Only 3/26/14 Rep. Cuellar Signs on to Petition Demanding a Vote on Immigration Reform 3/19/14 San Antonio Receives $1 Million Federal Investment to Expand Homeland Security Preparedness 3/10/14 Rep. Cuellar and USDA Rural Development Director Join City of Encinal to Break Ground at New City Hall 3/10/14 Letter to Marilyn Tavenner, Administrator of the Center for Medicare & Medicaid Services - Medicare Part D 3/03/14 Rep. Cuellar's 2010 Gov't Reform Bill Continues to Streamline Federal Gov't 2/28/14 Rep. Cuellar Signs on to Bill Replacing Medicare Payment System, Providing Stability to Doctors & Seniors 2/26/14 Rep. Cuellar Highlights High Speed Rail from San Antonio to Monterrey at Summit in Washington 2/26/14 Rep. Cuellar Calls for More Science and Math Graduates, Increased Investment in STEM 2/25/14 The Hill: 20 Years after NAFTA, Investing in Trade More Important Than Ever 2/24/14 OMB Develops Agency Priority Goals as Result of Rep. Cuellar's 2010 Bill 2/19/14 Rep. Cuellar Calls for Cleanup of Laredo Anzon Smelter 2/19/14 Rep. Cuellar Joins TXDOT Commissioner Austin, Webb County Officials to Designate Portion of I-69 in Laredo 2/18/14 Rep. Cuellar, GSA Administrator Announce Federal Funding for Laredo Ports at Juarez-Lincoln Bridge 2/05/14 La Prensa: Talks Full Steam Ahead for High-Speed Route from Oklahoma City to Mexico City 2/04/14 Rep. Cuellar: "Time to Build Keystone Pipeline, Create Jobs for Thousands of Texans" 2/03/14 Rep. Cuellar Co-Sponsors Bill to Stop Government from Making Improper Payments 1/31/14 Rep. Cuellar Statement on House Republican Immigration Reform Standards 1/30/14 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Full LIHEAP Funding in 2015 Budget 1/29/14 Rep. Cuellar Votes in Support of Farm Bill 1/20/14 Rep. Cuellar Announces Expanded Coverage for Breast Cancer Prevention under ACA 1/15/14 Providing for the Consideration of Senate Amendments to H.R. 3457, Space Launch Liability Indemnification Extension Act 1/14/14 Cuellar and Carter Announce Public Private Partnership for Infrastructure Improvements along Border 12/19/13 357,000 Young Texans Can Stay On Their Parents' Health Plans until Age 26, Thanks to the Affordable Care Act 12/18/13 My San Antonio - Mexican Energy Refroms Help North America 12/17/13 More than 700,000 Texans Receive Rebate from Insurance Companies Because of Affordable Care Act 12/13/13 Under the Affordable Care Act, 5,189,000 Million Texans Will Gain Access to Mental Health and Substance Use Disorder Benefits 12/12/13 Congressman Cuellar Votes for Deal that Prevents Government Shutdown 12/12/13 Congressman Cuellar Creates Partnership between DoD and DHS for Additional Border Resources 12/11/13 Letter to John Boehner, Speaker of the House of Representatives - Republicans Must Not Adjourn for Year without Extending Federal Unemployment Insurance 12/11/13 Letter to John Kerry, Secretary of State - Vietnam Human Rights Abuses 12/10/13 Congressman Cuellar Announces Veterans' Benefits Increase for 2014 12/09/13 Rep. Cuellar Announces 7.5 Million Texans Have Gained Access to Free Preventive Health Care 12/05/13 Congressman Cuellar Calls for End to Damaging Sequester as Budget Negotiations 12/05/13 Letter to John Boehner, Speaker of the House of Representatives, and Nancy Pelosi, Democratic Leader - Medicare Advantage Plants 12/02/13 Seniors Save Over $200M on Prescription Drugs in Texas Under ACA 11/22/13 Letter to House Speak Boehner and House Democratic Leader Nancy Pelosi - Reps. Flores, Maffei Lead Bipartisan Effort to Pass Long-Term Fix to Medicare Sustainable Growth Rate 11/20/13 Protecting States' Rights to Promote American Energy Security Act 11/19/13 The Hill - America Needs Its Shale Energy and Hydraulic Fracturing Provides it 11/14/13 Letter to Majority Leader Harry Reid and Republican Leader Mitch McConnell - Tightening Sanctions Against Iran 11/08/13 Congressman Cuellar Applauds Use of Aerostats in Border Security Efforts 11/06/13 Letter to John Boehner, Speaker of the House and Nancy Pelosi, Minority Leader of the House - Federal Defender Services Funding 10/31/13 Letter to John Boehner, Speaker of the House - Government Shutdown 10/31/13 Letter to Kathleen Sebulius, Secretary Department of Health and Human Services and Eric Holder, Attorney General Department of Justice - Combat Fraud in Health Insurance Exchanges 10/30/13 Letter to Administrator Gina McCarthy, Environmental Protection Agency - Reevaluation of Ethanol Mandate 10/24/13 Congressman Cuellar Applauds CBP for Release of Privacy Impact Assessment of Unmanned Systems 10/22/13 Update from Congressman Cuellar: White House Re-Opens for Tours 10/21/13 The Hill: Immigrants Build the Nation