Congressman Pete Gallego

Representing the 23rd District of Texas

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Jul 17, 2014 Press Release

Washington – Thursday morning, the U.S. House of Representatives narrowly turned back an effort by U.S. Representative Pete P. Gallego (D-Alpine) to add or expand 26 VA facilities throughout the country.  By a vote of 201-213 when the gavel fell, U.S. Rep. Gallego was only 12 votes short of a success in an effort to get the U.S. House to agree to a position already approved by the U.S. Senate.

Jul 16, 2014 Press Release

Washington – This afternoon, U.S. Representative Pete P. Gallego (D-Alpine) presented a motion to expedite completion of a portion of the Veterans’ Access to Care through Choice, Accountability and Transparency Act currently being negotiated by a House-Senate Conference Committee. U.S. Rep.

Jul 9, 2014 Press Release

Washington – U.S. Representative Pete P. Gallego (D-Alpine) released the following statement on the confirmation of Julian Castro, a fellow Texan, as the 16th Secretary of Housing and Urban Development:

“Today, Julian Castro proves to our nation’s youth, Latino and non-Latino alike, that dreams can come true.

“Congratulations, Mr. Secretary, and best of luck.

Jun 18, 2014 In The News

By Jose Borjon | 18 de junio de 2014

Jun 17, 2014 In The News

San Antonio.- Congressman Pete P. Gallego announced a federal grant of $782,316 for Texas Biomedical Research Institute (Texas Biomed) in San Antonio.

Feb 10, 2014