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Filemon Vela, Jr.'s Public Statements

Office: U.S. House (TX) - District 34, Democratic

On The Ballot: Running, Democratic for U.S. House (TX) - District 34

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07/29/2020 Press Release: Congressman Vela Applauds House Passage of the Water Resources Development Act of 2020
07/24/2020 Letter to the Hon. Chad Wolf, Acting Secretary of the US Department of Homeland Security - Congressman Gonzalez Statement on Situation at Hampton Inn with Migrant Children
07/23/2020 Press Release: Congressman Vela Introduces the Bipartisan Saving America's Future by Educating (SAFE) Kids Act
07/21/2020 Letter to the Hon. Ajit Pai, Chairman of the Federal Communications Commission - 41 Lawmakers Call on FCC to Strengthen Support for Telehealth Providers During Pandemic & Beyond
07/21/2020 Press Release: Congressman Vela Applauds House Passage of FY21 National Defense Authorization Act
07/21/2020 Letter to the Hon. Nancy Pelosi, Speaker of the US House of Representatives, the Hon. Kevin McCarthy, Minority Leader of the US House of Representatives, the Hon. Mitch McConnell, Majority Leader of the US Senate and the Hon. Charles Schumer, Minority Leader of the US Senate - Congresswoman Escobar and Texas Border Delegation Call on Congressional Leadership to Help Protect Border Communities from COVID-19
07/21/2020 Letter to Speaker Pelosi, Leader Hoyer, Majority Whip Clyburn, and Chairman Neal - Pappas Leads Call to Support America's Trucking Industry
07/20/2020 Press Release: Congressman Vela Unveils Legislation to Create Compensation Fund for COVID-19 Victims
07/20/2020 Reps. Lance Gooden (R-TX) & Filemon Vela (D-TX) Introduce the Small Business Comeback Act
07/17/2020 Congressmen Vela and Gonzalez Statement on Trump Administration's Demands for Schools to Reopen
07/17/2020 Letter to Alex Azar, Secretary of the Dept. of Health and Human Services - Press Release: Congressmen Vela and Cloud Urge HHS Secretary Azar for Additional Federal Resources to Combat COVID-19, Including Additional Personnel
07/17/2020 Letter to the Hon. Alex Azar, Secretary of Health and Human Services - Eshoo Leads 83 Democrats Demanding Answers On COVID-19 Data Reporting Change
07/15/2020 Letter to the Hon. Lauren Alder Reid, Assistant Director of the Office of Policy for the Executive Office of Immigration Review - Nadler & Lofgren Lead 70 Members in Opposing Trump Administration Rule Restricting Asylum
07/10/2020 Letter to the Hon. Alex Azar, Secretary of Health and Human Services - Cornyn, Cruz, South Texas Congressmen Call for HHS Field Hospital and More Resources in RGV
07/10/2020 Congressmen Vela and Gonzalez Urge Governor Abbott to Issue Stay-at-Home Orders to Protect Texans
07/09/2020 Letter to Sean O'Donnell, Acting Inspector General of the Department of Defense - Rep. Maloney Joins 87 Colleagues in Urging the DoD to Investigate Vanessa Guillen's Tragic Death
07/09/2020 Letter to Matthew T. Albence, Deputy Director of the US. Immigration and Customs Enforcement, and Chad F. Wolf, Acting Secreatry of the U.S. Department of Homeland Security - Pressley, Lawmakers Urge ICE and DHS to Immediately Withdraw New Guidance that Threatens International Students with Deportation
07/09/2020 Press Release: Congressmen Vela and Mitchell Introduce Coast Guard Combat-Injured Tax Fairness Act
07/09/2020 Letter to Matthew Albence, Acting Director of U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement and Chad Wolf, Acting Secretary of the Department of Homeland Security - House and Senate Democrats Urge ICE and DHS to Immediately Withdraw New Guidance that Threatens International Students with Deportation
07/08/2020 Press Release: Congressman Vela and Colleagues Introduce the Bipartisan Success for Rural Students and Communities Act
07/06/2020 Letter to Sean O'Donnell, Acting Inspector General of the Department of Defense - Rep. Cisneros Joins Colleagues Requesting DoD IG to Conduct an Independent Investigation into Specialist Vanessa Guillen's Case
07/06/2020 Letter to Mark Morgan, Acting Commissioner of U.S. Customs and Border Protection - Torres Leads Effort to Protect ONT from Abrupt Federal Fee Hikes
07/02/2020 Congressman Vela Praises House Armed Services Committee Passage of Ndaa
07/01/2020 Letter to Kenneth Cuccinelli, Acting Director of the United States Citizenship and Immigration Services - Rep. Maloney Joins Over 100 Members of Congress to Demand USCIS Accept New DACA Applications
07/01/2020 Letter to Nancy Pelosi, Speaker of the House and Kevin McCarthy, House Minority Leader - Reps. Frankel, Rooney Lead 123 Members of Congress in Requesting Robust Funding for the International Response to COVID-19

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