U.S. Rep. Henry Cuellar

District 28 (D-Laredo)

Personal Profile

Full Name: Henry Cuellar
Age: 59
Race: Hispanic
Education: A.A., Political Science, Laredo Community College, 1976; B.S., Foreign Service, Georgetown University, 1978; J.D., University of Texas at Austin, 1981; M.B.A., International Trade, Texas A&M University, 1982; Ph.D., Government, University of Texas at Austin
Spouse: Imelda

Financial Statements

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Candidacy

U.S. House District 28

Election Info

2014 Democratic Party Primary Election
Won with 100.00% of vote
2012 General Election
Won with 67.94% of vote
2012 Democratic Party Primary Election
Won with 100.00% of vote
2010 General Election
Won with 56.34% of vote
2008 General Election
Won with 68.71% of vote
2008 Democratic Party Primary Election
Won with 100.00% of vote
2006 Special November Elections
Won with 67.61% of vote
2006 Democratic Party Primary Election
Won with 26.55% of vote
2004 General Election
Won with 59.01% of vote
2004 Democratic Primary Election
Won with 25.10% of vote
2002 General Election
Lost with 47.20% of vote
2002 Democratic Primary Election
Won with 100.00% of vote
Texas House District 42, 2000 General Election
Won with 100.00% of vote
Texas House District 42, 2000 Democratic Party Primary Election
Won with 100.00% of vote
Texas House District 42, 1998 General Election
Won with 100.00% of vote
Texas House District 42, 1998 Democratic Primary
Won with 100.00% of vote
Texas House District 42, 1996 General Election
Won with 100.00% of vote
Texas House District 42, 1996 Democratic Party Primary Election
Won with 100.00% of vote
Texas House District 42, 1994 General Election
Won with 100.00% of vote
Texas House District 42, 1994 Democratic Primary Election
Won with 100.00% of vote
Texas House District 42, 1992 General Election
Won with 100.00% of vote
Texas House District 42, 1992 Democratic Primary Election
Won with 100.00% of vote

Political Profile

Current Office: U.S. House of Representatives
District: 28
Party: Democratic Party
Term Expiration: 2015
Term Length: 2 years
Salary: $174,000 per year
Committees
  • Appropriations
U.S. House District 28 Facts
District Map (pdf)
Population & Household Profile
Education & Employment Profile
Income & Housing Profile
County Report (pdf)
City & CDP Report (pdf)
School District Report (pdf)
Zip Code Report (pdf)
Precinct Report (pdf)

Contact Info

Twitter: @RepCuellar
Facebook: Henry Cuellar Fan Page
Washington Office
Address: 336 Cannon HOB
Washington, DC 20515
Phone: 202-225-1640
Texas Office
Address: 602 E. Calton Road, Suite 2
Laredo, TX 78041
Phone: 956-725-0639
Follow @RepCuellar

Twitter Feed

  • Let the facts do the talking: the ACA has significantly reduced the # of uninsured Americans. #ACAWorks! Via @nytimes

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  • FACT: Since 2010, the US has added over 700,000 manufacturing jobs! Let’s keep putting Americans back to work. http://t.co/c4tGgxVXgd

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  • #SATX tops the nation as home for military retirees and best place for retirees to live – congratulations! http://t.co/yYL89gNrSM

    2 days ago

  • Read my thoughts on how to make government more responsible to taxpayers in @PoliticoMag http://t.co/GEUAxSiBwl

    2 days ago

  • Thanks to #ACA, health care prices have risen at the slowest rate in nearly 50 years.

    3 days ago

  • Here are 5 steps to make sure you’re covered with the #ACA in 2015. http://t.co/76f3Xp7vTl

    3 days ago

  • This Bureau of Labor Statistics chart shows that the #USA is on the right path towards economic recovery. http://t.co/y2xDvKJqOn

    3 days ago

  • .@RioGGuardian: Dr. Ruben Alejandro of Weslaco ISD believes #RGV will be a major metro area like #DFW. http://t.co/hTasBIwJX1

    3 days ago

  • Unemployment rate has fallen in 42 states and D.C. over the past 12 months. http://t.co/WDepTGLNm6

    3 days ago

  • Read this week’s #TX28 spotlight section on Jenny Tavarez, @TheCHLI intern in my DC office, senior at @UTAustin http://t.co/xFc9mDNsMA

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