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Rep. Filemon Vela (D-TX)

Representative for Texas, Democrat, TX-34

Filemon Vela


Home town: Brownsville
Born: February 13, 1963
Born in: Harlingen, TX
Occupation: Attorney
Religion: Catholic
Marital status: M
Spouse: Rose
Previous political experience: no prior elected office
Elected in year: 2012
Next election in year: 2020
Education: JD Univ. of TX, 1987
Ethnicity: Hispanic


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Facebook Address: UsCongressmanFilemonVela



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

Armed Services

  • Seapower and Projection Forces
  • Tactical Air and Land Forces


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

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