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Congressman Joaquin Castro

Representing the 20th District of Texas

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May 10, 2018
Congressman Joaquin Castro (TX-20), a member of the House Foreign Affairs Committee and House Permanent Select Committee on Intelligence, today made the following statement:
May 10, 2018
Congressman Joaquin Castro (TX-20), First Vice Chair of the Congressional Hispanic Caucus, made the following statement at a forum he hosted along with Reps. Vicente Gonzalez (TX-15), Mark Takano (CA-41), and Raúl Grijalva (AZ-03) yesterday that focused on the challenges deported U.S. military veterans encounter:
May 10, 2018
Congressman Joaquin Castro (TX-20), a member of the House Foreign Affairs Committee and the House Permanent Select Committee on Intelligence and First Vice Chair of the Congressional Hispanic Caucus, announced $279,976 of federal funding from the National Science Foundation (NSF) to support research in the field of organic materials and low-dimensional systems:
May 9, 2018
Congressman Joaquin Castro (TX-20), a member of the House Foreign Affairs Committee and House Permanent Select Committee on Intelligence, today released the following statement:
May 9, 2018
Congressmen Joaquin Castro (TX-20), Vicente Gonzalez (TX-15), Mark Takano (CA-41), and Raúl Grijalva (AZ-03) will host a congressional member forum on the challenges deported U.S. military veterans encounter at 11 a.m. EST today in 334 Cannon House Office Building.
May 9, 2018
Congressman Joaquin Castro (TX-20), Congressman Kevin Yoder (KS-03), Congresswoman Katherine Clark (MA-05), and Congressman Tom Cole (OK-04), co-chairs of the Congressional Pre-K Caucus, made the following statement celebrating Teacher Appreciation Week:
May 8, 2018
Congressman Joaquin Castro (TX-20), a member of the House Foreign Affairs Committee and the House Permanent Select Committee on Intelligence, today released the following statement:
May 8, 2018
Congressman Joaquin Castro (TX-20), a member of the House Foreign Affairs Committee and the House Permanent Select Committee on Intelligence and First Vice Chair of the Congressional Hispanic Caucus, announced $387,707 of federal funding from the Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) to support the development of a multivalent vaccine against Coccidioides infection:
May 4, 2018
Congressman Joaquin Castro (TX-20), a member of the House Foreign Affairs Committee and the House Permanent Select Committee on Intelligence and First Vice Chair of the Congressional Hispanic Caucus, today released the following statement:
May 1, 2018
Congressman Joaquin Castro (TX-20), a member of the House Foreign Affairs Committee and the House Permanent Select Committee on Intelligence and First Vice Chair of the Congressional Hispanic Caucus, introduced a resolution in honor of San Antonio’s Tricentennial (H.Res.858) that celebrates the contributions the city makes to Texas, the United States and around the globe.

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Jun 14, 2016 Photo Gallery

I met with the Envision Junior National Young Leaders Conference, a group of middle schoolers from across the country who are in Washington to learn about our nation’s government and history. I always remind young people that soon their generation will be leading our nation, and encourage them to believe in themselves and in their ability to help others.

Jun 14, 2016 Photo Gallery

Thanks to the Austin Chamber of Commerce for coming to Capitol Hill and advocating for issues that matter to Central Texas. I’m glad I had the opportunity to speak with folks about energy, transportation, education, and immigration reform – areas central to our state’s future economic growth.

Jun 9, 2016 Photo Gallery

It was great to meet with Japan's Deputy Chief of Mission Atsuyuki Oike to discuss our nations’ partnership and shared economic and security priorities

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Videos

May 16, 2016 Video

Congressman Castro speaks on the House floor in support of his legislation, The National Cybersecurity Preparedness Consortium Act.

May 16, 2016 Video

Cyber attacks pose a real and growing threat to our businesses, military installations, government branches, and everyday Americans. Before my cybersecurity legislation passed in the House of Representatives, I spoke about the importance of bolstering our preparedness.

Apr 19, 2016 Video

Congressman Castro speaks on the House floor, urging Senate Republicans to do their job and hold a hearing for Supreme Court nominee, Merrick Garland.

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