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Who Really Represents Texas?
Meet Your Member: Rep. Henry Cuellar (TX-28)
Source: Congressional Pictorial Directory, 109th Congress.
|CUELLAR, Henry, a Representative from Texas; born in Laredo, Webb County, Tex., September 19, 1955; A.A., Laredo Community College, Laredo, Tex., 1976; B.S., Georgetown University, Washington, D.C., 1978; J.D., University of Texas, 1981; MA., Texas A&M University, Laredo, Tex., 1982; PhD., University of Texas, Austin, Tex., 1998; lawyer, private practice; member of the Texas state house of representatives, 1987-2001; unsuccessful candidate for nomination to the United States of Representatives in 2002; Texas secretary of state, 2001; elected as a Democrat to the One Hundred Ninth Congress (January 3, 2005-present).
Source: Biographical Directory of the United States Congress, 2006.
|Summary data about Rep. Henry Cuellar|
|% of Vote Received in Last General Election*||59.01 %|
|Special Interest Money Ranking||303 out of 433|
|Contributions from Lobbyists Ranking||385 out of 433|
|Contributions from Out-of-State Ranking||211 out of 433|
|Contributions from Small Donors Ranking||213 out of 433|
|Contributions from PACs Ranking||280 out of 433|
|Total Contributions from Lobbyists, 2000-2005||$ 4,000|
|Contributions from Lobbyists Per Cycle (adjusted)‡||$ 4,440|
|Total Contributions from Out-of-State 2000 Cycle to Present||$ 141,353|
|% of Contributions from Out-of-State††||11.10 %|
|Contributions from Out-of-State Per Cycle (adjusted)‡||$ 69,835|
|Contributions from Small Donors||$ 752,904|
|Contributions from Small Donors Per Cycle (adjusted)‡||$ 336,612|
|% of Contributions from Small Donors||37.10 %|
|Contributions from PACs, 2000 Cycle to Present||$ 602,132|
|% of Total Contributions from PACs||17.70 %|
|Contributions from Business PACs Per Cycle (adjusted)‡||$ 253,473|
|Contributions from Labor PACs Per Cycle (adjusted)‡||$ 18,255|
|Contributions from PACs Per Cycle (adjusted)‡||$ 287,645|