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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
March 27, 2014 Letter to John Boehner, Speaker of the House - Improve the Voting Rights Amendment Act
March 26, 2014 Rep. Cuellar Signs on to Petition Demanding a Vote on Immigration Reform
March 26, 2014 White House Extends March 31st Health Insurance Deadline for Applicants in Line Only
March 19, 2014 San Antonio Receives $1 Million Federal Investment to Expand Homeland Security Preparedness
March 10, 2014 Letter to Marilyn Tavenner, Administrator of the Center for Medicare & Medicaid Services - Medicare Part D
March 10, 2014 Rep. Cuellar and USDA Rural Development Director Join City of Encinal to Break Ground at New City Hall
March 3, 2014 Rep. Cuellar's 2010 Gov't Reform Bill Continues to Streamline Federal Gov't
Feb. 28, 2014 Rep. Cuellar Signs on to Bill Replacing Medicare Payment System, Providing Stability to Doctors & Seniors
Feb. 26, 2014 Rep. Cuellar Highlights High Speed Rail from San Antonio to Monterrey at Summit in Washington
Feb. 26, 2014 Rep. Cuellar Calls for More Science and Math Graduates, Increased Investment in STEM
Feb. 25, 2014 The Hill: 20 Years after NAFTA, Investing in Trade More Important Than Ever
Feb. 24, 2014 OMB Develops Agency Priority Goals as Result of Rep. Cuellar's 2010 Bill
Feb. 19, 2014 Rep. Cuellar Calls for Cleanup of Laredo Anzon Smelter
Feb. 19, 2014 Rep. Cuellar Joins TXDOT Commissioner Austin, Webb County Officials to Designate Portion of I-69 in Laredo
Feb. 18, 2014 Rep. Cuellar, GSA Administrator Announce Federal Funding for Laredo Ports at Juarez-Lincoln Bridge
Feb. 5, 2014 La Prensa: Talks Full Steam Ahead for High-Speed Route from Oklahoma City to Mexico City
Feb. 4, 2014 Rep. Cuellar: "Time to Build Keystone Pipeline, Create Jobs for Thousands of Texans"
Feb. 3, 2014 Rep. Cuellar Co-Sponsors Bill to Stop Government from Making Improper Payments
Jan. 31, 2014 Rep. Cuellar Statement on House Republican Immigration Reform Standards
Jan. 30, 2014 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Full LIHEAP Funding in 2015 Budget
Jan. 29, 2014 Rep. Cuellar Votes in Support of Farm Bill
Jan. 20, 2014 Rep. Cuellar Announces Expanded Coverage for Breast Cancer Prevention under ACA
Jan. 15, 2014 Providing for the Consideration of Senate Amendments to H.R. 3457, Space Launch Liability Indemnification Extension Act
Jan. 14, 2014 Cuellar and Carter Announce Public Private Partnership for Infrastructure Improvements along Border
Dec. 19, 2013 357,000 Young Texans Can Stay On Their Parents' Health Plans until Age 26, Thanks to the Affordable Care Act
Dec. 18, 2013 My San Antonio - Mexican Energy Refroms Help North America
Dec. 17, 2013 More than 700,000 Texans Receive Rebate from Insurance Companies Because of Affordable Care Act
Dec. 13, 2013 Under the Affordable Care Act, 5,189,000 Million Texans Will Gain Access to Mental Health and Substance Use Disorder Benefits
Dec. 12, 2013 Congressman Cuellar Votes for Deal that Prevents Government Shutdown
Dec. 12, 2013 Congressman Cuellar Creates Partnership between DoD and DHS for Additional Border Resources
Dec. 11, 2013 Letter to John Boehner, Speaker of the House of Representatives - Republicans Must Not Adjourn for Year without Extending Federal Unemployment Insurance
Dec. 11, 2013 Letter to John Kerry, Secretary of State - Vietnam Human Rights Abuses
Dec. 10, 2013 Congressman Cuellar Announces Veterans' Benefits Increase for 2014
Dec. 9, 2013 Rep. Cuellar Announces 7.5 Million Texans Have Gained Access to Free Preventive Health Care
Dec. 5, 2013 Congressman Cuellar Calls for End to Damaging Sequester as Budget Negotiations
Dec. 5, 2013 Letter to John Boehner, Speaker of the House of Representatives, and Nancy Pelosi, Democratic Leader - Medicare Advantage Plants
Dec. 2, 2013 Seniors Save Over $200M on Prescription Drugs in Texas Under ACA
Nov. 22, 2013 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
Nov. 20, 2013 Protecting States' Rights to Promote American Energy Security Act
Nov. 19, 2013 The Hill - America Needs Its Shale Energy and Hydraulic Fracturing Provides it
Nov. 14, 2013 Letter to Majority Leader Harry Reid and Republican Leader Mitch McConnell - Tightening Sanctions Against Iran
Nov. 8, 2013 Congressman Cuellar Applauds Use of Aerostats in Border Security Efforts
Nov. 6, 2013 Letter to John Boehner, Speaker of the House and Nancy Pelosi, Minority Leader of the House - Federal Defender Services Funding
Oct. 31, 2013 Letter to John Boehner, Speaker of the House - Government Shutdown
Oct. 31, 2013 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
Oct. 30, 2013 Letter to Administrator Gina McCarthy, Environmental Protection Agency - Reevaluation of Ethanol Mandate
Oct. 24, 2013 Congressman Cuellar Applauds CBP for Release of Privacy Impact Assessment of Unmanned Systems
Oct. 22, 2013 Update from Congressman Cuellar: White House Re-Opens for Tours
Oct. 21, 2013 The Hill: Immigrants Build the Nation
Oct. 18, 2013 Congressman Cuellar Applauds Nomination of Jeh Johnson as Homeland Security Secretary
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