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Who Really Represents Texas?
Meet Your Member: Rep. Silvestre Reyes (TX-16)
Source: Congressional Pictorial Directory, 109th Congress.
|REYES, Silvestre, a Representative from Texas; born in Canutillo, El Paso County, Tex., November 10, 1944; graduated from Canutillo High School, Canutillo, Tex., 1964; associate degree, El Paso Community College, El Paso, Tex., 1976; attended University of Texas, Austin, Tex., 1964-1965; attended University of Texas, El Paso, Tex., 1965-1966; United States Army, 1966-1968; Immigration and Naturalization Service, 1969-1995; member of the Canutillo, Tex., school board, 1968-1969; elected as a Democrat to the One Hundred Fifth and to the four succeeding Congresses (January 3, 1997-present).
Source: Biographical Directory of the United States Congress, 2006.
|Summary data about Rep. Silvestre Reyes|
|% of Vote Received in Last General Election*||67.53 %|
|Special Interest Money Ranking||204 out of 433|
|Contributions from Lobbyists Ranking||163 out of 433|
|Contributions from Out-of-State Ranking||270 out of 433|
|Contributions from Small Donors Ranking||61 out of 433|
|Contributions from PACs Ranking||364 out of 433|
|Total Contributions from Lobbyists, 2000-2005||$ 79,150|
|Contributions from Lobbyists Per Cycle (adjusted)‡||$ 18,603|
|Total Contributions from Out-of-State 2000 Cycle to Present||$ 215,700|
|% of Contributions from Out-of-State††||24.20 %|
|Contributions from Out-of-State Per Cycle (adjusted)‡||$ 53,405|
|Contributions from Small Donors||$ 335,913|
|Contributions from Small Donors Per Cycle (adjusted)‡||$ 75,777|
|% of Contributions from Small Donors||27.40 %|
|Contributions from PACs, 2000 Cycle to Present||$ 862,900|
|% of Total Contributions from PACs||45.00 %|
|Contributions from Business PACs Per Cycle (adjusted)‡||$ 143,157|
|Contributions from Labor PACs Per Cycle (adjusted)‡||$ 62,372|
|Contributions from PACs Per Cycle (adjusted)‡||$ 213,228|