Rep. Filemon Vela (D-TX)

Representative for Texas, Democrat, TX-34

Filemon Vela

Score

We agree 23% of the time.

Biography

Home town: Brownsville
Born: February 13, 1963
Born in: Harlingen, TX
Occupation: Attorney
Religion: Catholic
Marital status: M
Spouse: Rose
Elected in year: 2012
Next election in year: 2022
Education: JD Univ. of TX, 1987
Ethnicity: Hispanic

Online

Website: http://vela.house.gov
Twitter Handle: https://www.twitter.com/repfilemonvela
Facebook Address: UsCongressmanFilemonVela

Committees

Agriculture

  • Commodity Exchanges, Energy, and Credit
  • General Farm Commodities and Risk Management
  • Livestock and Foreign Agriculture
  • Rural Development, Research, Biotechnology, and Foreign Agriculture

Armed Services

  • Intelligence and Special Operations
  • Seapower and Projection Forces

Offices

Washington, D.C. Office:

307 Cannon House Office Building
Washington, DC 20515-4334
Phone: 202-225-9901
Fax: (202) 225-9770

Brownsville Office:

800 N Expressway 77-83, Suite #9
Brownsville, TX 78521
Phone: 956-544-8352
Fax: (956) 280-5114

San Benito Office:

1390 West Expressway 83
San Benito, TX 78586
Phone: 956-276-4497
Fax: (956) 276-4603

Alice Office:

500 East Main
Alice, TX 78332
Phone: 361-230-9776

Weslaco Office:

301 W Railroad
Weslaco, TX 78596
Phone: 956-520-8273
Fax: (956) 520-8277

Scorecard

We Agree
23%
of the time
title level sponsored our position their vote agree/disagree year
Bill: HR 7
A bill to amend the Fair Labor Standards Act of 1938 to provide more effective remedies to victims of discrimination
Federal Yes Support N/A Agree 2021
Bill: HR 485
A bill to reauthorize the Child Abuse Prevention and Treatment Act, and for other purposes.
Federal No Support N/A Disagree 2021
Bill: H J Res 17
Equal Rights Amendment
Federal Yes Support N/A Agree 2021
Bill: HR 3265
3D Gun Safety Act of 2019
Federal No Support N/A Disagree 2019
Bill: HR 2793
Miranda's Law
Federal No Support N/A Disagree 2019
Bill: HR 1957
Great American Outdoors Act
Federal No Support N/A Disagree 2019
Bill: HR 1980
A bill to establish in the Smithsonian Institution a comprehensive women's history museum, and for other purposes
Federal Yes Support N/A Agree 2019
Bill: HR 1923
Women's History and Nineteenth Amendment Centennial Quarter Dollar Coin Program Act
Federal No Support N/A Disagree 2019
Bill: HR 1585
Violence Against Women Reauthorization Act of 2019
Federal Yes Support N/A Agree 2019
Bill: HR 133
Consolidated Appropriations Act
Federal No Support N/A Disagree 2019
Bill: HR 6545
The Violence Against Women Reauthorization Act of 2018
Federal Yes Support N/A Agree 2018
Bill: HR 1892
CHIP and MIECHV Reauthorization
Federal No Support N/A Disagree 2017
Bill: HR 1625
Fix NICS Act & DV Appropriations
Federal No Support N/A Disagree 2017
Bill: H J Res 53
Equal Rights Amendment - House
Federal No Support N/A Disagree 2017
Bill: HR 38
Concealed Carry Reciprocity Act
Federal No Oppose N/A Agree 2017
Bill: HR 6416
Veterans Health Care and Benefits Improvement Act
Federal No Support N/A Disagree 2016
Bill: HR 5578
Survivors Bill of Rights
Federal No Support N/A Disagree 2016
Bill: HR 5392
No Veteran Crisis Line Call Should Go Unanswered Act
Federal No Support N/A Disagree 2016
Bill: HR 5325
Zika Response and Preparedness Act
Federal No Support N/A Disagree 2016
Bill: HR 5099
Communities Helping Invest through Property & Improvements Needed for Vetereans
Federal No Support N/A Disagree 2016
Bill: HR 4680
National Park Service Centennial Act
Federal No Support N/A Disagree 2016
Bill: HR 4511
Gold Star Families Voices Act
Federal No Support N/A Disagree 2016
Bill: HR 4352
Faster Care for Veterans Act
Federal No Support N/A Disagree 2016
Bill: HR 4336
Women Airforce Service Pilot Arlington Restoration Act of 2016
Federal No Support N/A Disagree 2016
Bill: HR 6
21st Century Cures Act
Federal No Support N/A Disagree 2015
Bill: HR 2028
Fiscal 2016 Energy-Water Appropriations
Federal No Support N/A Disagree 2015