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Filemon Vela

Representing the 34 District of Texas

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September 12, 2017 Press Release

Vela Applauds Cameron County Commissioner’s Court For Supporting DACA

September 9, 2017 In The News

HARLINGEN — Nine years ago, her life changed. An accident with an 18-wheeler while on her way home left Debra Cruz permanently disabled.

September 6, 2017 Press Release

PRESS RELEASE: VELA SUPPORTS HOUSE PASSAGE OF $7.85 BILLION TOWARD HURRICANE HARVEY RELIEF PACKAGE   

Washington, DC – Today, the House overwhelmingly passed H. Res 502, a measure put in place to provide the first installment of an aid package following the destructive Hurricane Harvey.

September 6, 2017 Press Release

PRESS RELEASE: VELA ANNOUNCES $12.7 MILLION GRANT FOR BROWNSVILLE AIRPORT

BROWNSVILLE, TEXAS – Today, Rep. Filemon Vela (D-Brownsville) announced that the Brownsville South Padre Island International Airport will receive a $12,719,002 grant from the Federal Aviation Administration.

August 25, 2017 Press Release

Vela Outraged at Arpaio Pardoning

Brownsville, TX—Today Congressman Filemon Vela (D-Texas) released the following statement following President Trump’s pardoning of Sheriff Joe Arpaio: