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Congresista Cuéllar Celebra la Confirmación de Roberta Jacobson Como Embajadora en México por el Senado de EE.UU

El día de hoy, el congresista demócrata Henry Cuéllar por el distrito 28 de Texas elogió el Senado de Estados Unidos por la confirmación de Roberta Jacobson para ser la nueva embajadora de Estados Unidos en México. Jacobson es una diplomática de carrera que actualmente sirve como la Subsecretaria de Estado para Asuntos del Hemisferio Occidental. Con una amplia experiencia, ha trabajado en el servicio público desde 1988, cuando laboró en el Consejo de Seguridad Nacional durante la Administración ...

Congressman Cuellar Applauds Senate’s Confirmation of Roberta Jacobson as Ambassador to Mexico

Today Congressman Henry Cuellar (D-TX-28) commended the U.S. Senate on confirming Roberta Jacobson to be the new United States ambassador to Mexico. Jacobson, a career diplomat who currently serves as the assistant secretary of state for Western Hemisphere affairs, has worked in public service since 1988, when she worked on the staff of the National Security Council during President George H. W. Bush’s administration. Since then, she has worked in various positions at the State Department under ...

Congressman Cuellar Speaks on Benefits of Liquefied Natural Gas Exports

Today Congressman Henry Cuellar (D-TX-28) served as honorary co-chair of and addressed LNG Allies’ Transatlantic Energy Dialogue on Capitol Hill in Washington. LNG Allies is a nonprofit whose mission is to promote U.S. liquefied natural gas (LNG) exports and enhance the energy security of America’s allies. The event was also attended by Congressman Joe Barton (R-TX-6), another event co-chair; Congressman Kevin Cramer (R-ND-At Large); His Excellency Petr Gandalovič, ambassador to the United State...

ARAB TIMES: China agrees to scrap some export "subsidies", says US

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Congressman Cuellar Applauds Senate’s Confirmation of Roberta Jacobson as Ambassador to Mexico

Today Congressman Henry Cuellar (D-TX-28) commended the U.S. Senate on confirming Roberta Jacobson to be the new United States ambassador to Mexico. Jacobson, a career diplomat who currently serves as the assistant secretary of state for Western Hemisphere affairs, has worked in public service since 1988, when she worked on the staff of the National Security Council during President George H. W. Bush’s administration. Since then, she has worked in various positions at the State Department under ...

Congresista Cuéllar Celebra la Confirmación de Roberta Jacobson Como Embajadora en México por el Senado de EE.UU

El día de hoy, el congresista demócrata Henry Cuéllar por el distrito 28 de Texas elogió el Senado de Estados Unidos por la confirmación de Roberta Jacobson para ser la nueva embajadora de Estados Unidos en México. Jacobson es una diplomática de carrera que actualmente sirve como la Subsecretaria de Estado para Asuntos del Hemisferio Occidental. Con una amplia experiencia, ha trabajado en el servicio público desde 1988, cuando laboró en el Consejo de Seguridad Nacional durante la Administración ...

Congressman Cuellar Speaks on Benefits of Liquefied Natural Gas Exports

Today Congressman Henry Cuellar (D-TX-28) served as honorary co-chair of and addressed LNG Allies’ Transatlantic Energy Dialogue on Capitol Hill in Washington. LNG Allies is a nonprofit whose mission is to promote U.S. liquefied natural gas (LNG) exports and enhance the energy security of America’s allies. The event was also attended by Congressman Joe Barton (R-TX-6), another event co-chair; Congressman Kevin Cramer (R-ND-At Large); His Excellency Petr Gandalovič, ambassador to the United State...

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La Prensa de San Antonio: La frontera y la seguridad nacional

Esta semana, después de toda la política entre los partidos en el Congreso, mis compañeros en la Cámara de Representantes se reunieron para votar y pasar un proyecto de ley de asignaciones para el Departamento de Seguridad Nacional (DHS, por sus siglas en inglés), evitando el cierre parcial de esta agencia tan importante. Al pasar este proyecto para financiar el DHS, aseguramos que esta agencia siga trabajando para protegernos contra amenazas del terrorismo de todas partes del mundo. La realidad...

McAllen Monitor: COMMENTARY: DHS funding perk — Amendment to bill will improve border crossing experience

Posted: Sunday, March 8, 2015 5:00 am U.S. REP. HENRY CUELLAR | GUEST COLUMNIST Last week, after much politicking and debating within the Republican party, 75 of the 245 Republicans in the United States Congress joined the 182 united Democrats to keep the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) from shutting down. The passage of this funding bill, which Democrats had been pushing for weeks, ensures the department that keeps our nation safe from the threats we face from around the world is fully fu...

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Associations Praise Congressman Cuellar's 'Yes' Vote for Broad-based Economic Recovery Legislation

U.S. Representative Henry Cuellar received numerous letters of support and gratitude for his vote last week in favor of broad-based economic recovery: Texas Farm Bureau Farm Bureau praises financial relief bill Friday, October 03, 2008 - WACO – As the U.S. House of Representatives, on the second try, passed a bill designed to rescue the nation’s troubled financial system, Texas’ largest farm organization praised members of the Texas Congressional delegation that voted yes on the plan. “This was ...

Congressman Cuellar Offers Condolences to Loved Ones of Carlos Marin and Flight Passengers

Congressman Henry Cuellar issues the following statement on the death of Carlos Marin, Commissioner of the International Boundary and Water Commission, and other officials: "I am deeply saddened by the sudden death of Carlos Marin, his Mexican Counterpart Arturo Herrera, Jake Brisbin, Jr., Executive Director of the Rio Grande Council of Governments, and pilot Matthew Peter Juneau. "Carlos was a friend to all who knew him and was a person who truly cared about the well-being of residents along th...

CONGRESSMAN HENRY CUELLAR REMEMBERS THE VICTIMS AND LOVED ONES OF SEPTEMBER 11 ATTACKS

Congressman Henry Cuellar issued the following statement today in acknowledgment of the anniversary of the September 11th attacks. "As we mark the seventh anniversary of the 9/11 attacks, we remember the thousands of innocent men, women and children who lost their lives that day, and we extend our sympathies to their families, friends, and loved ones. "We also continue to honor the heroic service, actions, and sacrifices of those first responders, law enforcement personnel, volunteers, and other...

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DVIDS NEWS: Texas ANG updates Congressman on cyber, readies for mission expansion

Texas ANG updates Congressman on cyber, readies for mission expansion WASHINGTON – Senior leaders from the Texas Air National Guard were invited to provide U.S. Rep. Will Hurd (TX-23) an update on the 273rd Information Operations Squadron while visiting Washington, March 2, 2016. The 273rd IOS is a subordinate unit of the 149th Fighter Wing, headquartered at Joint Base San Antonio-Lackland, Texas, and has been selected to become an Air National Guard Cyber Protection Team, which will expand the ...

BROWNSVILLE HERALD NEWS: Lawmakers offer outlook on border

Lawmakers offer outlook on border By Mitchell Ferman MISSION — The U.S.-Mexico border can be an easy punching bag for those not familiar with it. That’s why border officials say it’s important for those on the local, state and national levels to be in sync when discussing the area. “It’s the easiest thing to demonize,” U.S. Rep. Henry Cuellar, R-Texas, said Monday at a joint press conference with state Sen. Juan “Chuy” Hinojosa and state Rep. Oscar Longoria, D-Peñitas. “That has a negative impac...

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