Julián Castro's file

Castro

Democrat from Texas

Julián Castro, initially elected mayor of San Antonio in May 2009, later resigned to serve as U.S. secretary of Housing & Urban Development. Castro keynoted the 2012 Democratic National Convention.

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Recent stories featuring Julián Castro

Julián Castro, Bernie Sanders and the Minutemen ‘hate group’

Julián Castro charged Bernie Sanders with voting to protect the Minutemen "hate group."

 

HALF TRUE.

Hillary Clinton says U.S. loses 90 people a day to guns

Stumping in San Antonio, Hillary Clinton said the U.S. loses about 90 people a day--to guns.
 

We wondered.

 

SEE CLINTON’S FULL TRUTH-O-METER REPORT CARD.

UPDATED: Curious claims we heard at the Texas Tribune Festival

Texans say the darndest things--such as many college students don’t pay any college tuition.


That was one of a few ear-catching claims we heard from participants in the 2015 Texas Tribune Festival. Maybe you’ll spot something we should check.

Julián Castro: Less than half of poorest Americans have home web access

Julián Castro, the Texan in President Obama's cabinet, recently declared that less than half of the poorest Americans have home Internet subscriptions.

 

True, we found.

 

READ THE FACT CHECK HERE.

Mailbag: 'What is this – something like the immaculate immigration?'

Ever get behind on mail? We sure did.

 

Open the mailbag, Arthur.