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Congressman Joaquin Castro

Representing the 20th District of Texas

National Security

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Jan 30, 2019 Press Release

WASHINGTON—Congressman Joaquin Castro (TX-20), Chairman of the Congressional Hispanic Caucus, Vice Chairman of the House Foreign Affairs Committee, and a member of the Intelligence and Education and Labor Committees, today re-introduced legislation that would prevent Intelligence Community heads from lobbying for foreign governments. The Intelligence Directors Lobbying Prevention Act of 2019 (H.R.

Sep 11, 2017 Press Release

Washington, D.C. – Congressman Joaquin Castro (TX-20), member of the House Committee on Foreign Affairs, issued the following statement after the United Nations Security Council unanimously adopted Resolution 2375 to strengthen sanctions against North Korea: 

Aug 10, 2017 Video

Rep. Joaquin Castro joins Wolf Blitzer on CNN to discuss President Trump's alarming statements on escalating tensions with North Korea.

Aug 8, 2017 Press Release

San Antonio, TX – Today, Congressman Joaquin Castro (TX-20), a member of the House Foreign Affairs Committee, issued the following statement regarding President Donald Trump’s comments on North Korea: 

Jul 28, 2017 Press Release

Washington, D.C. – Today, Congressman Joaquin Castro (TX-20), a member of the House Permanent Select Committee on Intelligence, released the following statement after the House of Representatives passed H.R. 3180, the Intelligence Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2018:

Jul 28, 2017 Video

Rep. Joaquin Castro speaks in support of legislation to provide the resources and authorization U.S. intelligence agencies need to carry out their sensitive and strategically critical work.

Jul 25, 2017 Video

Rep. Joaquin Castro speaks on the House Floor in support of legislation that expands and strengthens sanctions on Russia.

Jul 20, 2017 Video

Rep. Joaquin Castro joins The Situation Room on CNN to discuss developments in the House Intelligence Committee's Investigation into Russia.

Jul 19, 2017 Video

Rep. Joaquin Castro joins Erin Burnett on CNN to discuss the future of the House Intelligence Committee's investigation into Russia.

Jul 13, 2017 Video

Rep. Joaquin Castro joins Jim Acosta on CNN to discuss Donald Trump Jr.’s decision to meet with an adversary of the United States seeking to influence our election.