As a member of Congress, I worked with the San Antonio Police Department and the Department of Justice to secure a $1 million federal grant for SAPD body cameras. But we need more than just cameras to ensure law enforcement performs according to the high standards we expect of them. Today, Councilman Rey Saldaña and I called for greater accountability in the city’s proposed police contract.
Today I spoke at the Air Force Sergeants Association's convention in San Antonio about ways to support the men and women of the United States Air Force, our nation’s veterans, and our military’s readiness.
Congressman Joaquin Castro spoke on the House floor in honor of SAPD Detective Benjamin Marconi.
Congressman Castro spoke on the House floor about the DACA program and the need to protect DREAMers under the law.
Congressman Castro spoke on the House floor in support of his legislation, The Global Development Lab Act.