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Congressman Joaquín Castro from Texas

Profile for Congressman Joaquín Castro from Texas

Congressman Joaquín  Castro
Democrat
Next Election: 2022
Joaquín Castro
Texas
202-225-3236
District: 20
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Latest Announcements:

Latest Votes:

Jun 17 2021

Voted Yes On Passage on HR256

To repeal the Authorization for Use of Military Force Against Iraq Resolution of 2002

Jun 17 2021

Voted No On Motion to Recommit on HR256

To repeal the Authorization for Use of Military Force Against Iraq Resolution of 2002

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Campaign Finance Summary:

Contributions: $705,568
Individual $394,996
PAC & SuperPac $294,600
Disbursements: $718,442
Individual Refunds $9,618
Committee Refunds $6,000
Debts Owed $0
Cash on Hand $115,747

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Recently Sponsored Bills:

hr1681 - Mar 9 2021

To report data on COVID-19 immigration detention facilities and local correctional facilities that contract with U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement, and for other purposes.

House Judiciary Committee

Cosponsors
6

hr493 - Jan 25 2021

For the relief of Alirio Palacios Gamez, Hilda Veronica Ramirez Mendez, and Jayro Ivan Juarez Ramirez.

House Judiciary Committee

Cosponsors
0

hr8954 - Dec 14 2020

To reform the process by which temporary nonagricultural workers' visas are allocated, and for other purposes.

House Judiciary Committee

Cosponsors
7

hr8913 - Dec 9 2020

To report data on COVID-19 immigration detention facilities and local correctional facilities that contract with U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement, and for other purposes.

House Ways and Means Committee

Cosponsors
7

hres1242 - Nov 30 2020

Celebrating the 75th anniversary of the Alamo Colleges District.

House Education and Labor Committee

Cosponsors
4

hr8809 - Nov 24 2020

To review the termination characterization of former employees of the Department of State who were fired by reason of the sexual orientation of such employees, and for other purposes.

House Foreign Affairs Committee

Cosponsors
7

hr8628 - Oct 20 2020

To support the establishment of small business development centers internationally and promote international commerce, and for other purposes.

House Foreign Affairs Committee

Cosponsors
2

hr7925 - Aug 4 2020

To promote equity in advanced coursework and programs at elementary and secondary schools.

House Education and Labor Committee

Cosponsors
0

hr7798 - Jul 27 2020

To amend the Foreign Service Act of 1980 relating to selection boards regarding performance evaluations of Foreign Service officers, and for other purposes.

House Foreign Affairs Committee

Cosponsors
1

hr6595 - Apr 22 2020

To expedite and expand provision of American Citizen Services worldwide during the COVID-19 pandemic, and for other purposes.

House Foreign Affairs Committee

Cosponsors
0

hjres85 - Feb 14 2020

Relating to a national emergency declared by the President on February 15, 2019.

House Transportation and Infrastructure Committee

Cosponsors
0

hres732 - Nov 22 2019

Condemning and recognizing transnational White supremacist extremism as a major global threat.

House Judiciary Committee

Cosponsors
1

hr4864 - Oct 28 2019

To develop and implement policies to advance early childhood development, to provide assistance for orphans and other vulnerable children in developing countries, and for other purposes.

Senate Foreign Relations Committee

Cosponsors
69

hr4864 - Oct 28 2019

To develop and implement policies to advance early childhood development, to provide assistance for orphans and other vulnerable children in developing countries, and for other purposes.

House Foreign Affairs Committee

Cosponsors
4

hr4539 - Sep 26 2019

For the relief of Alirio Palacios Gamez, Hilda Veronica Ramirez Mendez, and Jayro Ivan Juarez Ramirez.

House Judiciary Committee

Cosponsors
0

hjres75 - Sep 19 2019

Relating to a national emergency declared by the President on February 15, 2019.

House Transportation and Infrastructure Committee

Cosponsors
0

hr4380 - Sep 18 2019

To amend the Higher Education Act of 1965 to clarify requirements for disclosure of transfer of credit policies.

House Education and Labor

Cosponsors
1

hr4196 - Aug 20 2019

To amend the Higher Education Act of 1965 to include child development and early learning as community services under the Federal work-study program.

House Education and Labor

Cosponsors
2

hr3776 - Jul 16 2019

To prohibit Executive agencies from using the derogatory term "alien" to refer to an individual who is not a citizen or national of the United States, to amend chapter 1 of title 1, United States Code, to establish a uniform definition for the term "foreign national", and for other purposes.

House Oversight and Reform Committee

Cosponsors
16

hr3551 - Jun 27 2019

To ensure that Members of Congress have access to Federal facilities in order to exercise their constitutional oversight responsibilities.

House Oversight and Reform Committee

Cosponsors
0

hr2706 - May 14 2019

To amend the Richard B. Russell National School Lunch Act to clarify that charitable organization officials may receive food donations from schools under the food donation program, and for other purposes.

House Education and Labor

Cosponsors
1

hjres46 - Feb 22 2019

Relating to a national emergency declared by the President on February 15, 2019.

House Transportation and Infrastructure Committee

Cosponsors
225

hjres46 - Feb 22 2019

Relating to a national emergency declared by the President on February 15, 2019.

House Transportation and Infrastructure Committee

Cosponsors
233

hjres46 - Feb 22 2019

Relating to a national emergency declared by the President on February 15, 2019.

House Transportation and Infrastructure Committee

Cosponsors
233

hjres46 - Feb 22 2019

Relating to a national emergency declared by the President on February 15, 2019.

Senate Armed Services Committee

Cosponsors
233

hjres46 - Feb 22 2019

Relating to a national emergency declared by the President on February 15, 2019.

Senate Armed Services Committee

Cosponsors
233

hjres46 - Feb 22 2019

Relating to a national emergency declared by the President on February 15, 2019.

Senate Armed Services Committee

Cosponsors
233

hjres46 - Feb 22 2019

Relating to a national emergency declared by the President on February 15, 2019.

Senate Armed Services Committee

Cosponsors
233

hr753 - Jan 24 2019

To promote international exchanges on best election practices, cultivate more secure democratic institutions around the world, and for other purposes.

House Foreign Affairs Committee

Cosponsors
5

hr753 - Jan 24 2019

To promote international exchanges on best election practices, cultivate more secure democratic institutions around the world, and for other purposes.

Senate Foreign Relations Committee

Cosponsors
5

hres1052 - Sep 6 2018

Affirming United States-Australia cooperation on space research, exploration, and utilization.

House Foreign Affairs Committee

Cosponsors
3

hres1052 - Sep 6 2018

Affirming United States-Australia cooperation on space research, exploration, and utilization.

House Foreign Affairs Committee

Cosponsors
5

hr6706 - Sep 5 2018

To support the establishment of small business development centers internationally and promote international commerce, and for other purposes.

House Foreign Affairs Committee

Cosponsors
2

hres988 - Jul 11 2018

Recognizing the importance of diversity in science, technology, engineering, and mathematics, acknowledging a necessity to increase diversity and representation within physics, and expressing support for the American Physical Society Bridge Program for its work toward increasing the number of underrepresented minorities earning physics doctoral degrees.

House Education and the Workforce Committee

Cosponsors
1

hres845 - Apr 25 2018

Recognizing April 30, 2018, as "El Día de Los Niños-Celebrating Young Americans".

House Oversight and Government Reform Committee

Cosponsors
8

hr5428 - Apr 5 2018

To impose sanctions on certain persons responsible for the March 12, 2018, attack on Sergei and Yulia Skripal, and for other purposes.

House Financial Services Committee

Cosponsors
1

hr5274 - Mar 14 2018

To promote international exchanges on best election practices, cultivate more secure democratic institutions around the world, and for other purposes.

House Foreign Affairs Committee

Cosponsors
9

hr5274 - Mar 14 2018

To promote international exchanges on best election practices, cultivate more secure democratic institutions around the world, and for other purposes.

Senate Foreign Relations Committee

Cosponsors
9

hr5274 - Mar 14 2018

To promote international exchanges on best election practices, cultivate more secure democratic institutions around the world, and for other purposes.

House Foreign Affairs Committee

Cosponsors
3

hr4989 - Feb 8 2018

To require the Department of State to establish a policy regarding the use of location-tracking consumer devices by employees at diplomatic and consular facilities, and for other purposes.

Senate Foreign Relations Committee

Cosponsors
5