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Congressman Joaquin Castro

Representing the 20th District of Texas


Photo Galleries

Aug 25, 2015 Photo Gallery

Texas and my home city San Antonio have felt firsthand the positive impact of strong economic and cultural relations with Japan. Japan is a leader in foreign direct investment in Texas, and Japanese businesses support thousands of San Antonio jobs. This past week I was in Japan, where I had the opportunity to meet with Prime Minister Shinzo Abe, U.S.

Jul 23, 2015 Photo Gallery

Yesterday I had a good meeting with JBSA Lackland’s 37th Training Wing about a variety of issues affecting the base, including military funding, community partnerships, and construction projects.

Jul 17, 2015 Photo Gallery

Today I presented two impressive San Antonio students with Congressional Award Medals. I’m proud of their service to the San Antonio community and I look forward to seeing their continued success.



Sep 27, 2013 Video

Rep. Joaquin Castro (D-San Antonio) speaks before the U.S. House of Representatives on the Affordable Care Act and Texans, congressional gridlock, and the importance of moving America forward.

Sep 24, 2013 Video

Congressman Joaquin Castro [D-TX] said that he hopes "cooler heads will prevail" to avoid a government shutdown, after speaking at the Mighty Waters Conference in New York with Congressman Paul Tonko [D-NY].

Sep 23, 2013 Video

Twin brothers, San Antonio Congressman Joaquin Castro and Mayor Julian Castro, are the clue for the San Antonio category in the historic American game show Jeopardy on Friday, September 20, 2013.