19 hrs ago
The Wall Street Journal
Administration's Review of Deportation Practices Is Limited
Homeland Security Secretary Jeh Johnson testifies during a hearing before the Homeland Security Subcommittee of the House Appropriations Committee on March 11, 2014 on Capitol Hill in Washington, D.C. President Barack Obama 's decision to review deportation practices pleased immigration advocates and annoyed Republicans.
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Arming U.S. agents in Mexico stalling trade agreement
Call it one of the most heralded binational agreements between the United States and Mexico you have probably never heard of.
Corpus Christi Caller-Times
Groups see release of Customs and Border Protection directive as a first step
Michael Zamora/Caller-Times file Border Patrol agents question motorists in June 2013 as they pass through the Falfurrias checkpoint in Brooks County.
Thu Mar 13, 2014
The Washington Post
How to beat a Democratic incumbent, in 1 map
Sick of your Democratic member's insufficient loyalty to progressive causes but afraid to vote for a primary challenger in fear of handing the seat to Republicans? Enter Primary Colors , a new website promising "a smarter way to primary."
Wed Mar 12, 2014
House vote strikes at Obama suse of executive actions
The House approved legislation Wednesday that would let Congress file civil suits against the Executive Branch for failing to enforce the laws, a response to what Republicans say is an Obama administration that routinely ignores the will of Congress.
Groups See Release of CBP Directive as a First Step
Texas-based civil liberties and immigrant rights groups are welcoming the release of U.S. Customs and Border Protection's use-of-force policy and a new directive for U.S. Border Patrol agents as a signal of greater transparency, but those groups - along with some Texas congressmen - argue that more should be done.
Mon Mar 10, 2014
Henry Cuellar helps break ground at new Encinal City Hall
Congressman Henry Cuellar and United States Department of Agriculture Rural Development State Director, Paco Valentin, joined officials from the City of Encinal and La Salle County Judge, Joel Rodriguez, for the groundbreaking of the new Encinal City Hall.
Wed Mar 05, 2014
Henry Cuellar joins HUD to present federal investment in border colonia communities
The Office of Congressman Henry Cuellar joins the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development to announce $1.6 million in grants to stimulate job growth and business opportunities in chronically underserved rural areas along the Texas-Mexico border region.
Thu Feb 27, 2014
House GOP Goes on Anti-Regulatory Voting Spree. Which Democrats Joined Them?
Today, the House voted to pass the anti-regulatory Achieving Less Excess in Regulation and Requiring Transparency Act 236 to 179.
Wed Feb 26, 2014
KSAT-TV San Antonio
South Texas intel center gets big picture of border security
OFFICIAL WORD FROM THE MEDICAL EXAMINER. THERE'S MORE TO BORDER SECURITY THAN ILLEGAL TRAFFIC.
Congressman Henry Cuellar Shares Idea for High Speed Rail
According to a press release from the Press Secretary of Henry Cuellar, the Congressman attended a panel in Washington D.C. called "A New Vision for Transportation in America."
Tue Feb 18, 2014
GSA, DHS Announce Modernization and Expansion for Laredo Land Port of Entry
Today, U.S. General Services Administration's Administrator Dan Tangherlini and Department of Homeland Security Deputy Secretary Alejandro Mayorkas, joined by Congressman Henry Cuellar and Laredo Mayor Raul Salinas, announced plans to modernize and expand the Land Port of Entry in Laredo, Texas.