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Rep. Henry Cuellar
Proudly representing the 28th Congressional District of Texas.
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Rep. Henry Cuellar Sep 13
Diverting funds from military projects will hurt national security interests & make Americans less safe. As an Appropriator, I work hard to build a budget that meets our strategic military needs & it would be detrimental if we move these funds.
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Rep. Henry Cuellar Sep 12
Passing the USMCA is a critical step toward strengthening our farm economy. I am committed to ratifying the new trade agreement for American farmers, rural communities and the U.S. economy.
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Rep. Henry Cuellar Sep 11
Diesel trucks play a critical role in our economy, supporting jobs and transporting millions of dollars’ worth of goods every day. I voted for the Diesel Emissions Reduction Act, which will promote the use of clean diesel technologies to help reduce emissions by up to 90%.
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Rep. Henry Cuellar Sep 11
As we observe a moment of silence, let us mourn the Americans that lost their lives and honor the sacrifices of first responders. Let us remember that we did not give into fear, but we rose to the challenge before us. Today, we consecrate the values that define our country.
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Rep. Henry Cuellar Sep 10
This morning I joined my fellow Longhorns, including University President , at the Texas Exes Congressional Breakfast. 🤘
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Rep. Henry Cuellar Sep 10
Extreme risk laws save lives. That’s why I support the Extreme Risk Protection Order Act as it moves through the Judiciary Committee today.
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Rep. Henry Cuellar Sep 10
I had the honor of opening the House Floor after the August District Work Period. I am committed to lowering prescription drug costs, ratifying the USMCA, and passing bipartisan spending bills to avoid a government shutdown. Let’s get to work!
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Rep. Henry Cuellar Sep 10
As we recognize September as National Awareness Month, now is the time to for women veterans. As a member of the Women Veterans Task Force, I am committed to ensuring women veterans receive the benefits and services that they deserve.
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Rep. Henry Cuellar Sep 7
This week I joined my Texas colleagues in a letter to , supporting reimbursements for Texas communities and gov’t organizations that provided aid to the border. Check out the letter below:
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Rep. Henry Cuellar Sep 5
to when I had the honor of meeting Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg. The Justice once stated: "You can disagree without being disagreeable." I agree. Compromise, collaboration, and empathy towards others is the key to enduring change.
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Rep. Henry Cuellar Sep 3
As Co-Chair of the Humane Bond Caucus, I look forward to attending the ceremony for four retired U.S. military dogs who are receiving the K-9 Medal of Courage. These dogs have saved countless lives fighting for our nation & they deserve this recognition.
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Rep. Henry Cuellar Sep 3
Preventing foreign interference in our elections is very important to me. I voted for the SAFE Act of 2019 to ensure the security and safety of our upcoming elections by enhancing our voting systems.
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Rep. Henry Cuellar Sep 2
ICYMI: I was named one of the most bipartisan members of the 116th Congress. Check out the article below to see bipartisan legislation I am working on this year.
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Rep. Henry Cuellar Sep 1
Our nation is heartbroken by the mass shooting last night in Midland and Odessa. We will unite as Texans in responding to this horrific tragedy.
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Rep. Henry Cuellar Aug 28
In the first 200 days of a Democratic Majority, I have fought for net neutrality by voting for the Save the Internet Act. This legislation restores an open internet while protecting customers, small businesses and competition from big Internet Service Providers.
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Rep. Henry Cuellar Aug 26
As we see more unrelentless dysfunction in Washington, I am committed to working across the aisle to obtain results for my constituents. We are strongest as a nation when Members of Congress work together.
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Rep. Henry Cuellar Aug 23
and I have passed a five-bill package to confront the rising costs of prescription drugs. I will continue to find cost effective and positive solutions to the healthcare crisis.
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Rep. Henry Cuellar Aug 22
I spoke with President-Elect about the importance of a strong U.S.-Guatemala partnership. I look forward to working with him to advance security and enhance economic opportunities for the people of Guatemala.
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Rep. Henry Cuellar Aug 20
Yesterday, I had the pleasure of meeting with members of the in Floresville, Texas, to discuss trade and agriculture.
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Rep. Henry Cuellar Aug 19
In the first 200 days of a Democratic Majority, and I passed HR 7, the Paycheck Fairness Act, to finally close the wage gap. Earnings should be equivalent to the quality of work, not someone’s gender.
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