Home Page Tabs
PRESS RELEASE: Vela Denounces Republican Colleague’s Racist Remarks
WASHINGTON, D.C.—Today Representative Filemon Vela (D-TX) released the following statement on Congressman Steve King’s recent remarks:
PRESS RELEASE: In Urgency to Repeal Obamacare, President Trump and GOP Will Double the Amount of Uninsured
WASHINGTON - Representative Filemon Vela (D-TX) today released the following statement on the GOP’s plan to replace the Affordable Care Act with a bill that will leave tens millions of people without health care coverage.
PRESS RELEASE: Doubling Down on Xenophobia is Just Plain Absurd
WASHINGTON -Representative Filemon Vela (D-TX) today released the following statement in response to President Trump’s “Protecting the Nation from Foreign Terrorist Entry into the United States” Executive Order 2.0.
PRESS RELEASE: Vela Releases Statement on the Passing of Former Congressman Kika de la Garza
Brownsville, Texas – Today, U.S. Representative Filemon Vela (D-Brownsville) released the following statement on the passing of former Congressman Eligio "Kika" de la Garza:
PRESS RELEASE: Vela Invites Chef José Andrés to Joint Session of Congress
Washington, D.C.—Today Congressman Filemon Vela (TX-34) released the following statement ahead of President Trump’s address to a Joint Session of Congress: