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Congressman Joaquin Castro

Representing the 20th District of Texas

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Aug 14, 2015

San Antonio, TX - Today, Congressman Joaquin Castro (TX-20) released the following statement regarding the Department of Commerce's approval of limited sales of U.S. crude oil to Mexico:  

Aug 14, 2015

San Antonio, TX - Today, Congressman Joaquin Castro (TX-20), a member of the House Foreign Affairs Committee, issued the following statement on the opening of the U.S. Embassy in Havana:

Aug 10, 2015

Washington, D.C. - Congressman Joaquin Castro (TX-20) today announced $439,983 in federal grants from the U.S. Department of Education for two universities in San Antonio. St.

Jul 30, 2015

Washington, D.C. - Today, Congressman Joaquin Castro (TX-20) released the following statement recognizing the 50th anniversary of the creation of Medicare and Medicaid:

Jul 29, 2015

Washington, D.C. - Today, Congressman Joaquin Castro (TX-20) released the following statement after voting in favor of H.R. 3236, the Surface Transportation and Veterans Health Care Choice Improvement Act of 2015:

Jul 20, 2015

Washington, D.C. - Today, Congressman Joaquin Castro (TX-20), a member of the House Foreign Affairs Committee, issued the following statement on the opening of Cuba's Embassy in Washington, D.C. and the U.S. Embassy in Havana:
 

Jul 16, 2015

Washington, D.C. - Congressman Joaquin Castro (TX-20), a member of the House Armed Services Committee, today issued the following statement on the shootings in Chattanooga, Tennessee:

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Jul 15, 2015

Washington, D.C. - Congressman Joaquin Castro (TX-20) today announced $675,043 in federal grants from the U.S. Department of Education for three universities in San Antonio.

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Jul 15, 2015

Washington, D.C. - Today, Congressman Joaquin Castro (TX-20) released the following statement after voting in favor of H.R. 3038, the Highway and Transportation Funding Act of 2015, Part II:

Jul 14, 2015

Washington, D.C. - Today, Congressman Joaquin Castro (TX-20), a member of the House Foreign Affairs and Armed Services Committees issued the following statement after the Obama Administration announced that negotiators of the P5+1 nations have reached a nuclear agreement with Iran:

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Photo Galleries

Sep 28, 2015 Photo Gallery

This afternoon I had a great meeting with these researchers who described the awesome work being done at the Southwest Research Institute.

Sep 17, 2015 Photo Gallery

Met with folks from the American Association for Cancer Research (AACR) about the need for more biomedical research to find treatments and cures for diseases like hydrocephalus.

Sep 10, 2015 Photo Gallery

It was great to meet with a group of students from Stanford University today!

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Videos

Oct 5, 2013 Video

In solidarity with the hundreds of thousands of furloughed workers in Texas and across the nation, Rep. Joaquin Castro announced Monday Sept. 30 that he would be donating his paycheck for as long as the government is shutdown.

Oct 2, 2013 Video

Before the U.S. House of Representatives, Congressman Joaquin Castro discusses the tactics the Tea Party has employed to hold the government hostage throughout the shutdown. Rep. Castro speaks of the positive effects of the Affordable Care Act in Texas.

Sep 30, 2013 Video

A look at the effects of a government shutdown on San Antonio, Military City USA. Representative Joaquin Castro opposes the hostage politics that are leading to a government shutdown, saying that the partisan environment has been bad for the country in every way.

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