Rep. Henry Cuellar
Democrat • 28th District, Texas • 5th Term • Sworn In 2005
- 3 Sponsored Bills (Ranks 415 of 435) 0 Made Into Law (Ranks 95 of 435)
- 133 Co-Sponsored Bills (Ranks 390 of 438) 13 Made Into Law (Ranks 102 of 438)
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 Jul 23, 2014 11 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 34 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 37 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.5336 - Mental Health Exposure Military Official Record Act of 2014Referred to the House Committee Jul 31, 2014 2 Views
To establish or integrate an online significant event tracker (SET) system for tracking, reporting, and summarizing exposures of members of th...
H.R.5221 - Border Health Security Act of 2014Referred to House Foreign Affairs Jul 28, 2014 2 Views
To establish grant programs to improve the health of border area residents and for all hazards preparedness in the border area including biote...
H.Res.684Referred to the House Committee Jul 24, 2014 5 Views
Expressing the sense of the House of Representatives that the United States Postal Service should issue a commemorative stamp honoring the lif...
Recent Voting History
H.J.Res. 76: Nuclear weapon security & non-proliferation bill
On Motion to Concur in the Senate Amendments: H J RES 76 Making continuing appropriations for the National Security Administration for fiscal year 2014, and for other purposes.Aye (with party)August 01, 2014
H.R. 5272: To prohibit certain actions with respect to deferred action for aliens not lawfully present in the United States, and for other purposes.
On Passage: H R 5272 To prohibit certain actions with respect to deferred action for aliens not lawfully present in the United States, and for other purposes.Nay (with party)August 01, 2014
H.R. 5230: Secure the Southwest Border Supplemental Appropriations Act, 2014
On Passage: H R 5230 Supplemental Appropriations, FY 2014Aye (against party)August 01, 2014