Reps. Cuellar, Vela, Gonzalez Sworn Into 115th Congress
Congressmen Pledge to Represent Border, South Texas
Today, Congressman Henry Cuellar (D-TX-28), Filemon Vela (D-TX-34) and Vicente Gonzalez (D-TX- 15) were sworn into the 115th Congress of the United States House of Representatives by Speaker Paul Ryan.
The three congressmen have pledged to work together in the new Congress to bring results for the people of Hidalgo County by working to enhance border security, international trade, jobs, education, health care and veterans affairs.
Congressman Cuellar: “I look forward to working with my friends, Reps. Filemon Vela and Vicente Gonzalez in the 115th Congress,” Congressman Cuellar said. “We each have unique personalities, different committee assignments, and our own network of relationships. Combining our resources to work together will help Hidalgo County receive more resources and achieve better results. I am excited about what lies ahead.”