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Joaquin Castro to challenge party elders for chair of House Foreign Affairs Committee amid reckoning on foreign policy

The move will pit Castro, a four-term House member and chairman of the Congressional Hispanic Caucus, against more senior colleagues in contention for the gavel: Rep. Brad Sherman of California and Rep. Gregory W. Meeks of New York.

U.S. Rep. Joaquin Castro, D-San Antonio, speaks at the Texas Senate Democratic Caucus Press Conference on April 17, 2019.

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