Washington, D.C.— Texas Congressman Joaquin Castro released this statement following the House Foreign Affairs Committee’s hearing on the Benghazi terror attack:
Washington, D.C.— Texas Congressman Joaquin Castro released this statement following the House Armed Services Committee’s hearing on sexual misconduct at Lackland Air Force Base:
Washington, D.C— Texas Congressman Joaquin Castro released this statement following passage to of a bill to ensure the complete and timely payment of the obligations of the United States government [H.R. 325]:
Washington, D.C.—Texas Congressman Joaquin Castro released the following statement commemorating the legacy of Martin Luther King Jr.:
Washington, D.C— Texas Congressman Joaquin Castro released this statement following the announcement of Secretary of Labor Hilda Solis’s resignation from her post:
Washington, D.C-- Congressmen Joaquin Castro and Pete Gallego today announced that the United States Air Force has indicated Joint Base San Antonio-Lackland is the preferred and reasonable host for the relocation of the Tactical Air Control Party (TACP) and the Air Liaison Officer (ALO) training school.
Washington, D.C.—Today, Rep. Joaquin Castro (TX-20) was elected Co-President of the Democratic Freshman Class of the 113th United States Congress.
Washington, D.C.—Joaquin Castro was sworn in as the Representative of Texas Congressional District 20 for the 113th United States Congress.
During the ceremony, the freshman Congressman was joined by family, friends, and supporters who made the trip from San Antonio to Washington, D.C.
Yesterday I met with a group of San Antonians who work for GE Healthcare. We discussed how crucial the Ex-Im Bank is for U.S. businesses, large and small.
This morning the Congressional Hispanic Caucus met with Secretary Clinton to lay out our priorities for growing America’s economy and achieving much-needed comprehensive immigration reform.
Had the pleasure of meeting with a San Antonio student who is in Washington for the Running Start Young Women’s Political Leadership Program. She has a bright future and I look forward to seeing her in elected office one day.
Congressman Joaquin Castro, 39, celebrated his birthday along with his brother, San Antonio mayor Julian Castro. The event, which took place at Pearl Stable in San Antonio, Texas, has been a tradition for the both of them since 2001.
September 16, 2013
Congressman Joaquin Castro [D-TX] was the youngest member of Congress to address the ceremony for the 50th anniversary of the March on Washington, commemorating the 'Dream' speech delivered by Martin Luther King Jr. on the same steps at the Lincoln Memorial.
KVUE in Austin explores the prospects of electing a state-wide democratic candidate in Texas. Congressman Joaquin Castro is seen as a possible future contender, alongside San Antonio Mayor Julian Castro and State Senator Wendy Davis.