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ENG: Henry Roberto Cuellar (born September 19, 1955) is the U.S Representative for Texas's 28th congressional district, serving since 2005. He is a member of the Democratic Party. The district extends from the Rio Grande to the suburbs of San Antonio, including Guadalupe County and nearby Wilson County. Outside of politics, he has served as a professor at the Texas A&M International University (TAMIU) in Laredo, TX. Early life, education, and pre-political career Cuellar was born in Laredo, the seat of Webb County in southern Texas, where he has resided most of his life. Cuellar's parents, Mr. and Mrs. Martin S. Cuellar, Sr., were migrant workers who never completed schooling beyond the fifth grade. He is the oldest of eight children. His brother, Martin Cuellar, Jr., is the ...
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Cuellar and Partners Honor Vets With a Heroes Opport. Fair


Congressman Henry Cuellar (D-Laredo) joined the The Greater Mission Chamber of Commerce and Workforce Solutions in presenting the Heroes Opportunity Fair – a free event open to the public, but tailored towards helping local and returning veterans learn of the resources available on a local, state and federal level. “The fair was designed with the needs of veterans in mind,” Congressman Cuellar said. “Our veterans can find information on jobs, educational opportunities, and veterans benefits all under one roof. I thank The Greater Mission Chamber of Commerce and ...


Congressman hosts grants conference in McAllen


Congressman Henry Cuellar (D-Laredo) hosted a multi-city grants videoconference at South Texas College, in which more than 170 participants gained insightful knowledge of the latest tools and resources available to submit a successful grant application. Cuellar and representatives from the Congressional Research Service, Grants.gov, The Foundation Center and The FundBook joined participants at South Texas College via videoconference from Washington D.C. "At today's workshop we wanted to keep it simple: grants are available and here's how you can apply," said Congressman Cuellar. "We have a ...


Henry Cuellar respects Perry, but won’t endorse him


Rep. Henry Cuellar, who crossed party lines in 2000 to endorse Republican George W. Bush, stopped just short of calling that endorsement a mistake. In an interview, he also made clear he would notendorse his friend Rick Perry in this year’s presidential race. Cuellar remains loyal to the Texas governor, who appointed the Laredo Democrat to serve as Texas secretary of state before he won his seat in Congress. But the past experience of crossing party lines and the resulting political fallout would prevent him from doing it again. “I’m just a big believer in ...


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Congressman Cuellar Announces Nearly $10 million in Federal Funding to City of Laredo & Laredo Transit Management Inc.
Congressman Henry Cuellar (D-TX-28) and the City of Laredo today announced $9,875,083 in federal funding from the U.S. Department of Transportation (DOT) to Laredo Transit Management Inc. for the first phase of construction and rehabilitation of the El Metro Operations and Maintenance Facility. The funds come from DOT’s Federal Transit Administration’s (FTA) Bus and Bus Facilities Grant Program. Nationally, the DOT is investing $221 million for new buses and bus facilities across the country. Congressman Henry Cuellar (D-TX-28) presents $9.9 million from the U.S. Department of Transportation to the Laredo Transit Management Inc. on Monday morning at the El Metro Transit Center in downtown Laredo. Congressman Henry Cuellar (D-TX-28) presents $9.9 million from the U.S. Department of Transportation to Laredo Transit Management Inc. on Monday morning at the El Metro Transit Center in downtown Laredo. From left to right are Asst. City
Rep. Henry Cuellar Announces House Passage of Resolution to Name Zapata Post Office
Congressman Henry Cuellar (D-TX-28) today announced the successful passage of H.R. 5591, a bill he authored to name the post office located at 810 North U.S. Highway 83 in Zapata, Texas, as the “Zapata Veterans Post Office.” Speaking today on the House Floor, Congressman Cuellar stressed the importance of naming this post office in honor of all veterans. Zapata is home to 503 veterans, according to the U.S. Census Bureau. “Across my district, there are many examples of fine men and women who have honorably served our country,” Congressman Cuellar said. “An example would be the six Treviño brothers of Zapata; World War II veterans who served their country bravely and honorably. The Treviño brothers, just like veterans all across our nation, share a wonderful love for country. We owe our freedoms to them, which is why I am recognizing them with the dedication of this post office.”  Teodoro, Leopoldo, Antonio, Anselmo, Filberto Jr., and Jose Manuel Treviño performed
Congressman Cuellar Announces $5 million in Federal Funding to Laredo Intl Airport for Noise Mitigation, Honor Recently-Retired Airport Manager for Over 30 Years of Service
Congressman Henry Cuellar (D-TX-28) today announced the awarding of $5 million in federal funds from the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) Airport Improvement Program to the Laredo International Airport. Congressman Cuellar also honored retired Laredo International Airport Manager Jose Luis Flores with a congressional certificate of recognition for 32 years of service with the City of Laredo, where he administrated over $200 million in federal funds and oversaw several major projects, including the construction of the first Mexican Customs pre-clearance facility in the United States. Congressman Cuellar and representatives from the City fo Laredo on Tuesday announce a $5 million grant from the Federal Aviation Administration to the Laredo International Airport to help nearby residents with air traffic noise. Pictured from left to right are Laredo Mayor Pete Saenz, Laredo City Manager Jose Olivares, Congressman Henry Cuellar, Laura F
Rep. Cuellar Successfully Includes Language in Appropriations Bill to Support Educational and Outreach Programs for Minority Institutions
President Obama has proclaimed Sept. 12-16 as National Hispanic-Serving Institution Week in the United States. In commemoration of National Hispanic-Serving Institution Week and National Hispanic Heritage Month, which begins Sept. 15, Congressman Henry Cuellar (D-TX-28) today announced that he successfully included funding and language in several House Fiscal Year 2017 Appropriations bills that encourage federal agencies to support institutions and outreach programs that benefit minority students and communities. The language has passed the Committee and will need to be included in an end of year funding bill and passed by both the full House and Senate. Congressman Cuellar’s language calls on various federal agencies  to ensure that their efforts reach the widest possible audience, including Hispanic-Serving Institutions (HSIs), Historically Black Colleges and Universities (HBCUs), and other minority serving institutions. Texas is home to several HSIs and HBCUs, ma



 
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