WASHINGTON—Congressman Joaquin Castro (TX-20), a member of the House Foreign Affairs Committee and House Permanent Select Committee on Intelligence, and First Vice Chair of the Congressional Hispanic Caucus, today made the following statement:
In the Foreign Affairs Committee, we heard from experts on human rights challenges around the world.
I was glad that some South San High School South San Antonio ISD students stopped by my office in Washington! It was great to see folks from home.
The keys to succeeding academically and athletically are the same: in both sports and school it’s important to know the fundamentals well, work hard to overcome challenges, and build a foundation of learning as early in life as possible.
Congressman Castro discusses legislation that would force the Library of Congress to continue its use of the term "illegal alien."
Congressman Castro testifies before the House Rules Committee on his FY 2017 Legislative Branch Appropriations amendments seeking too allow the Library of Congress to move forward with its proposal to replace "illegal alien" in its subject headings system.