Rep. Henry Cuellar
Democrat • 28th District, Texas • 6th Term • Sworn In 2005
- 2 Sponsored Bills (Ranks 199 of 352) 0 Made Into Law (Ranks 3 of 352)
- 11 Co-Sponsored Bills (Ranks 423 of 438) 0 Made Into Law (Ranks 41 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.875 - Cross-Border Trade Enhancement Act of 2015Referred to the Subcommittee Feb 27, 2015 7 Views
To provide for alternative financing arrangements for the provision of certain services and the construction and maintenance of infrastructure...
H.R.891Referred to the House Committee Feb 11, 2015 8 Views
To designate the facility of the United States Postal Service located at 141 Paloma Drive in Floresville, Texas, as the "Floresville Veterans ...
Most Recent Co-Sponsored Bills
H.R.1031Referred to the House Committee Feb 24, 2015 21 Views
To reauthorize the Export-Import Bank of the United States, and for other purposes.
H.J.Res.34Referred to the House Committee Feb 13, 2015 10 Views
Proposing an amendment to the Constitution of the United States allowing the States to call a limited convention solely for the purposes of co...
H.R.986 - Concealed Carry Reciprocity Act of 2015Referred to the House Committee Feb 13, 2015 35 Views
To amend title 18, United States Code, to provide a means by which nonresidents of a State whose residents may carry concealed firearms may al...
Recent Voting History
H.R. 33: Protecting Volunteer Firefighters and Emergency Responders Act
On Motion to Suspend the Rules and Concur in the Senate Amendment: H R 33 Protecting Volunteer Firefighters and Emergency Responders ActAye (with party)February 27, 2015
H.R. 240: Department of Homeland Security Appropriations Act, 2015
On Motion to Instruct Conferees: H R 240 Making appropriations for the Department of Homeland Security for the fiscal year ending September 30, 2015, and for other purposesAye (with party)February 27, 2015
H.J.Res. 35: Making further continuing appropriations for fiscal year 2015, and for other purposes.
On Passage: H J RES 35 Making further continuing appropriations for fiscal year 2015, and for other purposesNay (with party)February 27, 2015