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Filemon Vela, Jr.'s Public Statements on Issue: Crime

Office: U.S. House (TX) - District 34, Democratic
Date Title
June 14, 2017 Vela Releases Statement On Shooting Involving Members Of Congress
June 14, 2017 Vela Releases Statement On Shooting Involving Members Of Congress
June 6, 2017 Vela Issues Statement on Russian Interference Information Leak
May 23, 2017 Vela leads Democrats in Bipartisan Passage of the Department of Homeland Security Blue Campaign Authorization Act
May 23, 2017 Vela leads Democrats in Bipartisan Passage of the Department of Homeland Security Blue Campaign Authorization Act
May 19, 2017 Letter to the Hon. Mick Mulvaney, Director of the office of Managament and Budget - Urging Administration to Maintain Anti-Drug-Funding
May 16, 2017 Letter to the Hon. Mick Mulvaney, Director of the Office of Management and Budget - Reductions to the Office of the National Drug Control Policy
May 10, 2017 Vela Calls for Independent Special Counsel to Investigate Russia Meddling in 2016 Presidential Election
April 10, 2017 Vela Commends Mexican Government for Capturing Former Governor Tomas Yarrington
April 4, 2017 Letter to the Hon. Rodney Frelinghuysen, Chairman of the House Appropriations Committee, the Hon. NIta Lowey, Ranking Member, the Hon. John Carter, Chairman of the Subcommittee on Homeland Security, the Hon. Lucille Roybal-Allard, Ranking Member - Flood Mapping
April 4, 2017 Letter to the Hon. John Culberson, Chairman of the House Subcommittee on Commerce, Justice, Science and Related Agencies, and the Hon. Jose E. Serrano, Ranking Member of the House Subcommittee on Commerce, Justice, Science and Related Agencies - Funding for Criminal Background Checks
March 15, 2017 Vela Denounces Republican Colleague's Racist Remarks
Feb. 23, 2017 Letter to the Hon. John F. Kelly, Secretary of the U.S. Dept. of Homeland Security, the Hon. Jeff Sessions, Attorney General of the U.S. Department of Justice, The Hon. James B. Comey, Director of the Federal Bureau of Investigation - Bomb Threats Made Against Jewish Community Centers
Feb. 23, 2017 Letter to the Hon. John F. Kelly, Secretary of the U.S. Dept. of Homeland Security, the Hon. Jeff Sessions, Attorney General of the U.S. Department of Justice, The Hon. James B. Comey, Director of the Federal Bureau of Investigation - Bomb Threats Made Against Jewish Community Centers
Feb. 23, 2017 Letter to the Hon. John F. Kelly - Department of Human Services Must Explain Deportation Plans to American People
Feb. 8, 2017 Letter to Donald Trump, President of the United States - Investigate Voter Suppression and Disenfranchisement in the 2016 Presidential Election
Feb. 1, 2017 Letter to the Honorable John F. Kelly, Secretary of Homeland Security - Presidential Muslim-Ban Executive Order
Dec. 5, 2016 Letter to the Hon. Barack Obama - Protect Immigrants' Private Data
Sept. 21, 2016 Cornyn, Vela Statements on Border Patrol Decision to Reclassify Agent Vega's Death as Line of Duty Fatality
Aug. 25, 2016 Letter to the Hon. John Kerry, Secretary of State, and the Hon. Jacob Lew, Secretary of the Treasury - Urging Support for Venezuelan People
July 8, 2016 Congressman Filemon Vela Issues Statement Following Tragedy in Dallas, Texas
June 9, 2016 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Smith Requests Travis County Disaster Declaration from President
May 20, 2016 STATEMENT: Vela Statement on Mexico Extraditing Joaquin "El Chapo" Guzman to the United States, Repeats Call for Extradition of Former Tamaulipas Governors
April 25, 2016 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Rep. Culberson Joins Texas Delegation in Request for Disaster Declaration
April 24, 2016 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - McCaul Leads Texas Delegation Letter Urging President to Agree to Governor Abbott's Disaster Declaration Request
April 24, 2016 Letter to the Hon. Barack Obama, President of the United States - Federal Assistance For Flood Recovery
April 12, 2016 Letter to the Hon. Jenny R. Yang, Chair, U.S. Equal Employment Opportunity Commission - Eliminate Wage Gap
March 28, 2016 Letter to The Honorable Kay Granger, Chair of the House Appropriations Committee, and The Honorable Nita Lowey, Ranking Memeber of the House Appropriations Committee - House Members Urge Full Funding of President Obama's Colombia Aid Reques
Feb. 25, 2016 Letter to House & Senate Leadership - Request to Fund Contraceptive Care to Combat Zika Virus Outbreak
Dec. 21, 2015 Vela Announces Disaster Recovery Center Opens in Cameron County
Nov. 18, 2015 Vela Announces $150K for Kennel Facility at Gateway Port of Entry in Brownsville
Nov. 4, 2015 Hearing of the Border and Maritime Security Subcommittee of the House Homeland Security Committee - Opening Statement of Rep. Vela, Hearing Titled "A New Approach to Increase Trade and Security: An Examination of CBP's Public Private Partnerships."
Nov. 3, 2015 Letter to President Mahmoud Abbas, Palestinian Authority - Violence in the West Bank and Israel
Oct. 30, 2015 Letter to R. Gil Kerlikowske, Commissioner of Customs and Border Protection - Benefits to Family of Border Agent
Oct. 13, 2015 Letter to the Hon. Paul Ryan, Ways and Means Chairman, and the Hon. Sander Levin, Ways and Means Ranking Member - Members of House Homeland Security Panels Reject Plan to Divert Border Security Funding
Oct. 1, 2015 McCaul, Vela Joint Statement on Extradition of 13 Individuals to the U.S.
Oct. 1, 2015 McCaul, Vela Joint Statement on Extradition of 13 Individuals to the U.S.
Oct. 1, 2015 McCaul, Vela Joint Statement on Extradition of 13 Individuals to the U.S.
Sept. 28, 2015 Cross-Border Rail Security Act of 2015
Aug. 4, 2015 Vela Announces $5.9M In Border Security Grants For South Texas Counties
Aug. 4, 2015 Vela Announces $172K Grant for Port of Brownsville
July 27, 2015 Preclearance Authorization Act of 2015
July 27, 2015 Border Security Technology Accountability Act of 2015
July 17, 2015 Letter to John Kerry, Secretary of State - Upgrade Malaysia's Ranking in the 2016 Trafficking in Persons Report
July 17, 2015 Letter to John Kerry, Secretary of State - Upgrade Malaysia's Ranking in the 2016 Trafficking in Persons Report
July 13, 2015 Vela Statement on Sinaloa Drug Cartel Leader Joaquin "El Chapo" Guzmán's Escape from a Mexican Prison
July 13, 2015 Vela Statement on Sinaloa Drug Cartel Leader Joaquin "El Chapo" Guzmán's Escape from a Mexican Prison
July 9, 2015 Letter to the Chairmen and Ranking Members of the House Armed Services Committee and Defense Appropriations Subcommittee - Concerns Surrounding the Transfer of Military Property
June 28, 2015 Valley Central: "Pelosi: "It's Not A Crisis, It's An Opportunity'"
June 25, 2015 Congress Discusses Border Fence, Immigration Policy
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