Henry Cuellar's file:
Cuellar

Democrat from Texas

Rep. Henry Cuellar, D-Texas, represents Texas' 28th District, which borders Mexico. He was first elected to this position in 2004.

Recent statements involving Henry Cuellar

Says drug cartels are using social media to offer rebates so more children from Central America get smuggled to the United States.

"If you're a Mexican, you get sent back. ... But if you're from a noncontiguous country like the Central American countries" then you can stay in the United States.

Recent stories featuring Henry Cuellar

Finding the facts about immigrants crossing the U.S.-Mexico border:

Multiple political figures this summer made questionable claims about the Texas-Mexico border region and/or illegal immigrants -- ranging from people from terrorist states to Ukrainians to children from Central America. (And no, those weren't the political figures.)

The Truth-O-Meter leaned south.

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