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Rep. Joaquin Castro, D-Texas

Member of the House (3rd term)

Democrat



Biography

District: Texas - 20th District
Political Highlights: Texas House, 2003-13
Born: September 16, 1974; San Antonio, Texas
Residence: San Antonio
Religion: Roman Catholic
Family: Wife, Anna Flores; two children
Education: Stanford U., A.B. 1996; Harvard U., J.D. 2000
Elected: 2012
Committee Assignments: Foreign Affairs (Africa, Global Health, Global Human Rights & International Organizations; Western Hemisphere); Select Intelligence (CIA; Defense Intelligence & Overhead Architecture)
Social Media:

Roll Call Vitals

District Rating: Safe Democrat
House Seniority: 141st ranked House Democrat
Twitter: 90,901 followers
State Clout: Texas is 3rd on Roll Call's Clout Index, which measures influence in Congress by state


Election History

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