U.S. Rep. Joaquin Castro

District 20 (D-San Antonio)

Personal Profile

Full Name: Joaquin Castro
Age: 39
Race: Hispanic
Occupation: Attorney
Education: B.A., Stanford; J.D., Harvard Law

Financial Statements

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Election Info

2014 Democratic Party Primary Election
Won with 100.00% of vote
2012 General Election
Won with 64.00% of vote
2012 Democratic Party Primary Election
Won with 100.00% of vote
Texas House District 125, 2010 General Election
Won with 78.49% of vote
Texas House District 125, 2008 General Election
Won with 100.00% of vote
Texas House District 125, 2008 Democratic Party Primary Election
Won with 100.00% of vote
Texas House District 125, 2006 General Election
Won with 57.72% of vote
Texas House District 125, 2006 Democratic Party Primary Election
Won with 100.00% of vote
Texas House District 125, 2004 General Election
Won with 100.00% of vote
Texas House District 125, 2004 Democratic Primary Election
Won with 100.00% of vote
Texas House District 125, 2002 General Election
Won with 60.28% of vote
Texas House District 125, 2002 Democratic Primary Election
Won with 63.78% of vote

Political Profile

Current Office: U.S. House of Representatives
District: 20
Party: Democratic Party
Term Expiration: 2014
Term Length: 2 years
Committees
  • Armed Services
  • Foreign Affairs
Staffers
Carlos Sanchez Chief of Staff
Claudia Urrabazo Legislative Director
Laura Zapata Press Secretary
U.S. House District 20 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

Website: House website
Twitter: @JoaquinCastrotx
Facebook: Joaquin Castro's Profile
Washington Office
Address: 212 Cannon Office Building
Washington, DC 20515
Phone: 202-225-3236
Follow @JoaquinCastrotx

Twitter Feed

  • RT @meetthepress: During #TweetThePress, @JoaquinCastrotx wrote abt increasing the refugee cap: http://t.co/0uqgB47K7k. (1/2) #immigration …

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  • .@davidgregory @RepPaulRyan Haha sounds good, thanks! #TweetThePress

    5 hours ago

  • .@davidgregory Every American should be. There are some good ppl here. We can do much better. #TweetThePress

    5 hours ago

  • .@davidgregory @RepPaulRyan I agree on expanding the Earned Income Tax Credit, #TweetThePress

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  • ..@davidgregory I commend Rep Ryan for taking on the issue but I disagree w turning the social safety into a block grant. #TweetThePress

    5 hours ago

  • .@davidgregory Press Mexico & Cen America for reforms; restore foreign aid that has been drastically cut to Lat Am over 4 yrs #TweetThePress

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  • .@davidgregory Use the funds to speed up the judicial process; protect due process but unclog the system. #TweetThePress

    5 hours ago

  • .@davidgregory He should do what's right for the country. Americans will appreciate that most. Press Congress for funding; #TweetThePress

    5 hours ago

  • .@davidgregory Many Americans, including thousands of Texans, have shown a great deal of compassion for the children. #TweetThePress

    5 hours ago

  • .@davidgregory I do hope he will make it a priority to visit the border now that the situation has stabilized more. #TweetThePress

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