The nine-term U.S. congressman from Laredo first came to power after a bitterly contested recount that led some to call the election stolen.
Progressives Are Gaining in South Texas, but Henry Cuellar Appears to Have Narrowly Beaten Them Back
Jessica Cisneros’s challenge from the left animated some national Democrats against the nine-term congressman.
U.S. House candidate Jessica Cisneros predicts it will, but most national Democratic leaders are standing behind the incumbent, Henry Cuellar.
So far, no major backer has publicly abandoned him. But one group has suspended TV ads on his behalf, and a major paper has endorsed his primary opponent.
Many short-term lenders receive government help even as their ultrahigh interest rates trap vulnerable customers in debt.
Jessica Cisneros is the latest AOC-backed, Bernie-style candidate to fall short.
Voters in the Laredo-based border district will choose between the eight-term conservative Democrat and a young, progressive immigration attorney who is running an unabashedly left-wing campaign.
Environmentalists worry the wall could worsen flooding and violate an international treaty.
Can 26-year-old Jessica Cisneros pull off the same sort of political upset as Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez?
The group that made Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez a star in New York aims to unseat veteran Laredo congressman Henry Cuellar.
Carlos Sanchez speaks with a Texas congressman on the appropriations committee ahead of the looming budgetary showdown in Washington.
Texas members of Congress are expressing concern about President Trump's stated willingness to partially shut down government to get funding for his wall.
President Trump called it ’a big day for our country’ in a deal that ratchets up pressure on Canada.
The omnibus bill allocates money toward border wall construction along 33 miles in the Rio Grande Valley.