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Rep. Cuellar: Deal Will Open Federal Government through February 15

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Today, Congressman Henry Cuellar (TX-28), a member of the U.S. House Appropriations Committee and Subcommittees of Homeland Security, Defense and Agriculture, released the following statement following a deal made with Congressional leaders and the President to reopen the federal government through February 15, ending the government shutdown: “Finally, the President has taken measures to reopen th... Read more »

Rep. Cuellar Votes for Bipartisan Package to Reopen the Federal Government

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WASHINGTON— Today, Congressman Henry Cuellar (TX-28), a member of the U.S. House Appropriations Committee and Subcommittees of Homeland Security, Defense and Agriculture, voted in support of H.R. 648, a bipartisan package to reopen the federal government and fund all agencies outside Homeland Security through September 30. This package provides yet another chance for Senate GOP and the President t... Read more »

Rep. Cuellar Calls for an End to the Crippling Government Shutdown

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WASHINGTON— Today, Congressman Henry Cuellar (TX-28), a member of the U.S. House Appropriations Committee and Subcommittees on Homeland Security, Defense, and Agriculture, Rural Development, Food and Drug Administration, and Related Agencies, released the following statement calling for an end to President Trump’s crippling government shutdown: “The American people are ready for President Trump to... Read more »

El Congresista Cuellar pide que se ponga fin al cierre de gobierno que debilita a la nación

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WASHINGTON- Hoy, el Congresista Henry Cuellar (TX-28), miembro del Comité de Asignaciones de la Cámara de Representantes y los Subcomités de Seguridad Nacional, Defensa y Agricultura, Desarrollo Rural, Administración de Alimentos y Medicamentos y Agencias Relacionadas publicó la siguiente declaración en la que pide terminar el cierre de gobierno del Presidente Trump: “El pueblo estadounidense está... Read more »

Rep. Cuellar Appointed to Key Appropriations Subcommittees

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WASHINGTON— Yesterday, Congressman Henry Cuellar (TX-28) was appointed to the Agriculture, Rural Development, Food and Drug Administration, and Related Agencies Subcommittee on the U.S. House Appropriations Committee for the 116thCongress. He will also continue serving on the Homeland Security and Defense Subcommittees. “I look forward to continuing to serve on the House Appropriations Committee w... Read more »

El Congresista Cuellar nombrado a subcomités de asignaciones clave

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WASHINGTON— Hoy, el Congresista Henry Cuellar (TX-28) fue al Subcomité de Agricultura, Desarrollo Rural, Administración de Alimentos y Medicamentos, y Agencias Relacionadas en el Comité de Asignaciones de la Cámara de Representantes de los Estados Unidos para el 116º Congreso. También continuará sirviendo en los Subcomités de Seguridad Nacional y Defensa. "Espero poder continuar trabajando en el C... Read more »

Rep. Cuellar Rejects Congressional Salary During Shutdown

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WASHINGTON— Today, Congressman Henry Cuellar (TX-28), a member of the U.S. House Appropriations Committee and Subcommittees of Homeland Security and Defense, released the following statement on withholding his pay during the government shutdown: “I chose to withhold my pay because I stand with the 800,000 federal employees across the country who missed their first paychecks due to President Trump’... Read more »

El Congresista Cuellar rechaza el salario del Congreso durante el cierre de gobierno

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WASHINGTON— Hoy, el Congresista Henry Cuellar (TX-28), miembro del Comité de Asignaciones de la Cámara de Representantes de los EE. UU., Subcomités de Seguridad Nacional y Defensa, emitió la siguiente declaración sobre la retención de su salario durante el cierre del gobierno: "Elegí retener mi pago porque estoy con los 800,000 empleados federales en todo el país quienes no recibieron sus sueldos ... Read more »

Rep. Cuellar Votes to Reopen the Department of Agriculture and Department of Transportation, Housing, and Urban Development

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WASHINGTON— Today, Congressman Henry Cuellar (TX-28), a member of the U.S. House Appropriations Committee and Subcommittees of Homeland Security and Defense, voted in favor of H.R. 265, the Agriculture, Rural Development, Food and Drug Administration, and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, and H.R. 267, the Transportation, Housing and Urban Development, and Related Agencies Appropriations Act. T... Read more »

Reps. Cuellar and McCaul Pass Bipartisan Bill Promoting US-MX Economic Partnership and Cooperation

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Today, Congressmen Henry Cuellar (TX-28) and Michael McCaul (TX-10) announced the passage of H.R. 133, the United States-Mexico Economic Partnership Act, in the House of Representatives. This bipartisan legislation will bolster professional development and economic growth in both countries, including in the border region in Texas, with a focus on the energy, health, entrepreneurship, and education... Read more »