Rep. Henry Cuellar
Democrat • 28th District, Texas • 5th Term • Sworn In 2005
- 3 Sponsored Bills (Ranks 421 of 437) 0 Made Into Law (Ranks 146 of 437)
- 142 Co-Sponsored Bills (Ranks 388 of 440) 18 Made Into Law (Ranks 159 of 440)
Cuellar was born September 19, 1955, in Laredo, Texas. He is a graduate of the Edmund A. Walsh School of Foreign Service at Georgetown University and holds a Juris Doctor and a Doctor of Philosophy from the University of Texas.http://www.house.gov/cuellar/biography.html Before becoming involved in politics, Cuellar was a lawyer and owned a private trade firm.
Prior to being elected to Congress, Cuellar was a lawmaker in the Texas House from 1987-2001, and was Texas Secretary of State in 2001.http://www.house.gov/cuellar/biography.html Read More...
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Most Recent Sponsored Bills
H.R.5114 - Helping Unaccompanied Minors and Alleviating National Emergency ActReferred to the Subcommittee Sep 02, 2014 3 Views
To facilitate the expedited processing of minors entering the United States across the southern border and for other purposes.
H.R.1660 - Government Customer Service Improvement Act of 2013Received in the Senate and Read twice and referred Aug 01, 2013 15 Views
To require the establishment of Federal customer service standards and to improve the service provided by Federal agencies.
H.R.1108 - Cross-Border Trade Enhancement Act of 2013Referred to the Subcommittee Apr 11, 2013 4 Views
To provide for alternative financing arrangements for the provision of certain services and the construction and maintenance of infrastructure...
Most Recent Co-Sponsored Bills
H.R.5618 - Veterans Health Administration Management Improvement ActReferred to the Subcommittee Oct 28, 2014 3 Views
To establish a pilot program to improve the management and accountability within the Veterans Health Administration of the Department of Veter...
H.R.5505 - Clean Air, Strong Economies ActReferred to the Subcommittee Sep 19, 2014 4 Views
To improve the establishment of any lower ground-level ozone standards, and for other purposes.
H.R.5488 - No Fly for Foreign Fighters ActReferred to the Subcommittee Oct 28, 2014 2 Views
To require a review of the completeness of the Terrorist Screening Database (TSDB) maintained by the Federal Bureau of Investigation and the d...
Recent Voting History
H.R. 5699: John Muir National Historic Site Expansion Act
On Motion to Suspend the Rules and Pass, as Amended: H R 5699 John Muir National Historic Site Expansion ActAye (with party)December 11, 2014
H.R. 83: Making consolidated appropriations for the fiscal year ending September 30, 2015, and for other purposes.
On Motion to Concur in the Senate Amendment with an Amendment: H R 83 An Act to require the Secretary of the Interior to assemble a team of experts to address the energy needs of the insular areas of the United States and Freely Associated States through the development of energy action plans aimed at promoting access to energyAye (against party)December 11, 2014
H.R. 5806: Supporting America's Charities Act
On Motion to Suspend the Rules and Pass: H R 5806 Supporting America’s Charities ActAye (against party)December 11, 2014