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U.S. Rep. Filemon Vela, whose seat is targeted by Republicans in 2022, says he will not seek reelection

Vela was first elected in 2012 and represents much of the South Texas Gulf Coast.

Texas Tribune CEO Evan Smith moderates a discussion with U.S. Rep. Filemon Vela, D-Brownsville, on Monday, Feb. 13, 2017. 

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