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Rep. Henry Cuellar, D-Texas

Member of the House (7th term)

Democrat



Biography

District: Texas - 28th District
Political Highlights: Texas House, 1987-2001; Texas secretary of state, 2001; Democratic nominee for U.S. House, 2002
Born: September 19, 1955; Laredo, Texas
Residence: Laredo
Religion: Roman Catholic
Family: Wife, Imelda Cuellar; two children
Education: Laredo Community College, A.A. 1976; Georgetown U., B.S.F.S. 1978; U. of Texas, J.D. 1981; Laredo State U., M.B.A. 1982; U. of Texas, Ph.D. 1998
Elected: 2004
Committee Assignments: Appropriations (Defense; Homeland Security)
Social Media:

Roll Call Vitals

District Rating: Safe Democrat
House Seniority: 82nd ranked House Democrat
Twitter: 19,833 followers
State Clout: Texas is 3rd on Roll Call's Clout Index, which measures influence in Congress by state


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