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Congressman Joaquin Castro

Representing the 20th District of Texas

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Sep 13, 2016

Washington, D.C. – Congressmen Joaquin Castro (TX-20) and Filemon Vela (TX-34) together released the following statement regarding the Mexican-American history textbook considered during a public hearing before the Texas State Board of Education today: 

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Sep 11, 2016

San Antonio, TX – Today, Congressman Joaquin Castro (TX-20) released the following statement commemorating the 15th anniversary of September 11, 2001: 
 

Sep 10, 2016

San Antonio, TX – Today, Congressman Joaquin Castro (TX-20), a member of the House Foreign Affairs Committee and House Permanent Select Committee on Intelligence, issued the following statement regarding the United States’ agreement with Russia to reduce violence in Syria: 
 

Sep 9, 2016

Washington, DC – Today, Congressman Joaquin Castro (TX-20), a member of the House Foreign Affairs Committee and Permanent Select Committee on Intelligence, released the following statement regarding North Korea’s fifth nuclear test explosion:

Sep 7, 2016

Washington, D.C. – Today, Congressman Joaquin Castro (TX-20), a member of the House Foreign Affairs Committee and House Permanent Select Committee on Intelligence, released the following statement after the House passed H. Res.

Sep 7, 2016

Washington, DC – Today, Congressman Joaquin Castro (TX-20) released the following statement after University of Texas at San Antonio (UTSA) President Dr. Ricardo Romo announced his retirement at the end of the 2016-2017 academic year:  

Sep 1, 2016

San Antonio, TX – Today, Congressman Joaquin Castro (TX-20) announced that the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) renewed $4,040,000.00 of federal funding for the non-profit agency Family Endeavors.

Aug 26, 2016

San Antonio, TX – Today, Congressman Joaquin Castro (TX-20) announced a $3,279,208.00 grant from the Department of Energy (DOE) for the Southwest Research Institute (SwRI). The DOE funding will support an SwRI project to make coal-based power generation more efficient, cleaner, and less expensive.

Aug 25, 2016

San Antonio, TX – Today, Congressman Joaquin Castro (TX-20) released the following statement regarding the City of San Antonio’s proposed contract with the San Antonio Police Officers Association (SAPOA): 
 

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Aug 25, 2016

San Antonio, TX – Today, Congressman Joaquin Castro (TX-20) announced a three-year $763,417.00 federal grant from the National Science Foundation (NSF) for Northwest Vista College’s proposed Alamo Institute for Materials Technology (AIMTEC) project, which will address Texas’ urgent nanotechnology workforce development needs that the Texas Higher Education Coordinating Board ide

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Photo Galleries

Nov 17, 2015 Photo Gallery

I just attended a Foreign Affairs Committee hearing on efforts to cut off terrorist financing and strategies to continue isolating access to funds.

Nov 11, 2015 Photo Gallery

Grateful to all those at Lackland VFW Post 9174 who I met today. Thank you for serving our nation.

 
 
 
Nov 4, 2015 Photo Gallery

Met with Defense Intelligence Agency Director Lieutenant General Vincent R. Stewart this afternoon and had a good conversation about the agency’s work around the world.

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Videos

Mar 26, 2014 Video

San Antonio Congressman Joaquin Castro hosts a 'special order' discussion on the importance of the affordable, quality healthcare available to millions of Americans through the healthcare marketplace exchanges. As the Monday, March 31st deadline to begin health care exchanges Congressman Castro and other Representatives highlight local enrollment events in their home districts.

Mar 7, 2014 Video

Congressman Joaquin Castro speaks before the U.S. House of Representatives about the moral and economic need to fix America's broken immigration system.

Feb 26, 2014 Video

Congressman Joaquin Castro introduces his wife and baby to San Antonio during an exclusive sit down interview with KENS5's Deborah Knapp.

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