Rep. Henry Cuellar
Democrat • 28th District, Texas • 6th Term • Sworn In 2005
- 4 Sponsored Bills (Ranks 297 of 436) 0 Made Into Law (Ranks 21 of 436)
- 49 Co-Sponsored Bills (Ranks 405 of 440) 1 Made Into Law (Ranks 114 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.2060 - United States-Mexico Economic Partnership ActReferred to the Subcommittee May 20, 2015 2 Views
To promote economic partnership and cooperation between the United States and Mexico, particularly in the areas of academic exchange, entrepre...
H.R.1744Referred to the Subcommittee Apr 14, 2015 3 Views
To designate the Federal building and United States courthouse located at 1300 Victoria Street in Laredo, Texas, as the "George P. Kazen Feder...
H.R.891Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar Jun 24, 2015 4 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.Con.Res.57Referred to the House Committee Jun 18, 2015 31 Views
Supporting National Men's Health Week.
H.Res.316Referred to the House Committee Jun 15, 2015 3 Views
Observing the historical significance of Juneteenth Independence Day.
H.Res.309Referred to the House Committee Jun 11, 2015 2 Views
Recognizing June 19, 2015, as this year's observance of the historical significance of Juneteenth Independence Day.
Recent Voting History
H.R. 2200: CBRN Intelligence and Information Sharing Act of 2015
On Motion to Suspend the Rules and Pass, as Amended: H R 2200 CBRN Intelligence and Information Sharing ActAye (with party)June 25, 2015
H.R. 1295: Trade Adjustment Assistance Reauthorization Act of 2015
On Motion to Concur in Senate Amendment to House Amendment to Senate Amendment: H R 1295 To extend the African Growth and Opportunity Act, the Generalized System of Preferences, the preferential duty treatment program for Haiti, and for other purposes.Aye (with party)June 25, 2015
H.R. 1615: DHS FOIA Efficiency Act of 2015
On Motion to Suspend the Rules and Pass, as Amended: H R 1615 DHS FOIA Efficiency Act of 2015Aye (with party)June 25, 2015