Joaquín Castro

Born Sep 16, 1974
Age 41
Hometown San Antonio

Joaquín Castro is an American politician from San Antonio, Texas who has served in the United States House of Representatives, representing Texas's 20th congressional district, since 2013. From 2003 to 2013, he was a representative in the Texas Legislature representing District 125. While in the Texas legislature Castro served as Vice-Chair of the Higher Education Committee and was a member of the Judiciary & Civil Jurisprudence Committee.… Read More

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  • Congressman Joaquin Castro Among Texas Dignitaries To Attend Grand Opening Of Senior Apartments
    Yahoo News - Jan 22, 2016
  • San Antonio Dignitaries To Attend Grand Opening Of Senior Apartments
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    Latino Conference High Hopes For 2016 Election
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    40 Under 40: Latinos In Foreign Policy
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Learn about the memorable moments in the evolution of Joaquín Castro.


1974 Birth Born on September 16, 1974.


2002 27 Years Old Castro was elected to the Texas House of Representatives in 2002 at the age of 28 and served five terms, through 2012. … Read More


2011 36 Years Old 1 More Event
In June 2011, Castro announced that he was running for a seat in the United States House of Representatives in the newly-drawn.
2012 37 Years Old At the 2012 Democratic National Convention, he introduced his brother Julián as keynote speaker. … Read More
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