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Filemon Vela

Representing the 34 District of Texas

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March 15, 2017 Press Release

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:

March 14, 2017 Press Release

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.

March 14, 2017 Press Release

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.

March 13, 2017 Press Release

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: 

February 28, 2017 Press Release

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: