Congressional Hispanic Caucus Institute


Cypress Park
Lincoln Heights
Caucuses:
House Democratic Caucus, Chairman,
Congressional Hispanic Caucus,
Asian Pacific American Caucus, Executive Committee
Personal Facts:
First Latino to serve on Ways & Means Committee
Active Stanford Alum,
Father to three daughters.

Congressional Hispanic Caucus Institute (CHCI)

Since 1978, the Congressional Hispanic Caucus Institute (CHCI) has cultivated young Latinos to …

Congressional hispanic caucus institute, inc

In 1978, three Members of the Congressional Hispanic Caucus identified the need for more Latinos in public service. The Congressional Hispanic Caucus Institute, Inc. was formed as a non-partisan 501(c)(3) organization to Develop the Next Generation of Latino Leaders. Today, CHCI is an educational clearinghouse, administering nationally-recognized fellowship and internship opportunities year-round, which expose young Latino leaders to the world of politics and policy in Washington, DC. Paid internship programs for college students for Spring, Summer and Fall.CHCI is seeking full-time undergraduate students who are interested in participating in the CHCI Congressional Internship Program. Selected individuals will receive an unmatched experience, learning first-hand about our nation’s legislative process while working for a member of Congress and receiving weekly leadership programming from CHCI.

William Gil | Congressional Hispanic Caucus ..

The Congressional Hispanic Caucus Institute (CHCI) and its Chair Congressman Joaquín Castro announced that Lin-Manuel Miranda and Cástulo de la Rocha will each receive a CHCI Medallion of Excellence …

Internships – Congressional Black Caucus Foundation


Henry Cuellar (TX-28)
Raul Grijalva (AZ-3)
Ruben Hinojosa (TX-15)
Luis Gutierrez (IL-04)
Grace Napolitano (CA-32)
Robert Menendez (NJ)
Committees:
House Committee on Budget
House Committee on Agriculture
House Community on Oversight and Government Reform
Michelle Lujan Grisham (NM-01)
Caucuses:
Congressional Hispanic Caucus
Congressional Arts Caucus
Congressional Progressive Caucus

Committees:

House Committee on Education and Labor
House Committee on Financial Services

Joe Garcia (FL-26)
Pete Gallego (TX-23)
Jose Serrano (NY-15)
Gloria Negrete-McLeod (CA-35)
Raul Ruiz (CA-36)
Loretta Sanchez (CA-46)
Linda Sanchez (CA-38)
Albio Sires (NJ-08)
Nydia Velazquez (NY-07)
Juan Vargas (CA-51)
Tony Cardenas (CA-29)
Pedro Pierluisi (Puerto Rico)
Caucuses:
American Citizens Abroad Caucus
Congressional Asian Pacific American Caucus, Education Committee Task Force Chairman
Congressional Hispanic Caucus
Congressional Victim's Rights Caucus
International Conservation Caucus
National Marine Sanctuary Caucus
Congressional Arts Caucus
Gregorio Sablan (Northern Mariana Islands)
Ben Ray Lujan (NM-03)
Ed Pastor (AZ-07)
Lucille Roybal-Allard (CA-40)
Born and raised in San Antonio, Texas Joaquin is a proud product of the public school system.

Congressional Hispanic Caucus Institute (CHCI) - …

Joaquin is committed to helping mold an “Infrastructure of Opportunity” that helps Americans get to where they want to go in life through great public schools and universities, a sound healthcare system, and good-paying jobs.
Years in Office
: 2
District Includes
:
San Fernando
Pacoima
Sylmar
District Demographics

White 18.4%
Black 3.6%
Asian 7.5 %
Hispanic 68.7%
Other 1.7%
Committees:
Committee on Oversight and Government Reform
Committee on Budget
Committee on Natural Resources
Caucuses:
Congressional Hispanic Caucus
New Democrat Coalition
Caucus on Innovation and Entrepreneurship
Congressional Internet Caucus
LGBT Equality Caucus
Small Business Information Technology Caucus
Congressional Veterans Jobs Caucus
Congressional Cloud Computing Caucus
Congressional STEAM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Arts, and Math) Caucus

Years in Office
: 8
District Includes
:
Fresno
Merced
District Demographics
White 25.1%
Black 5.8%
Asian 8.6%
Hispanic 58.0%
Other 2.5 %
Committees:

Committee on Agriculture
Committee on Natural Resources

Caucuses:
Blue Dog Coalition
Center Aisle Caucus
Community College Caucus
Year in Office:
8
District Includes:
Laredo
Rio Grande City
On US-MX Border
District Demographics
White 28.3 %
Black 6.3%
Asian .5%
Hispanic 64.5%
Native American: .8%
Other: .7%
Committees:
Committee on Appropriations
House Steering and Policy Committee

Caucuses:
New Democrat Coalition
Congressional Hispanic Caucus
Years in Office
: 2
District Includes:
Majority rural, no major urban center
Huge border district
Big Bend National Park
District Demographics:
White 41%
Black 2%
Hispanic 55.1%
Other: 2.2%
Committees:
Committee on Armed Services
Committee on Agriculture
Caucuses:
Congressional Hispanic Caucus
Years in Office: 2
District Includes:
Entire Monroe County
part of Miami-Dade
The Everglades
District Demographics:
N/A-New District

Committees:

Committee on Judiciary
Committee on Natural Resources

Caucuses:
Congressional Hispanic Caucus

Years in Office
: 12
District Includes:
Parts of Tuscon
Sonoran Desert
straddles US-MX border
District Demographics:
White 85.7%
Black 2.4%
Asian 2.2%
Hispanic 1.3%
Native American 5.8%
Committees:
Committee on Natural Resources
Committee on Education and the Workforce
Caucuses:
Congressional Progressive Caucus -- Co-Chair
Congressional Hispanic Caucus
Congressional Asian Pacific American Caucus
American Sikh Congressional Caucus
Congressional Community College Caucus
Congressional LGBT Equality Caucus
Congressional Progressive Caucus
Renewable Energy & Energy Efficiency Caucus
STEM Caucus (Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics)
Congressional Caucus on Addiction, Treatment and Recovery

Years in Office
: 22
District Includes:
Lower West Side
Logan Square
Humboldt Park
District Demographics:
White 58%
Black 3.9%
Asian 2.3%
Hispanic 71.8%
Committees:
Judiciary Committee
House Permanent Selection Committee on Intelligence
Financial Services Committee
Caucuses:
Congressional Hispanic Caucus
Congressional Progressive Caucus
Urban Caucus
Congressional Social Work Caucus



Years in Office:18
District Includes:
McAllen
Seguin
straddles US-MX Border
District Demographics:
White 90.2%
Black 1.7%
Asian 1.3%
Hispanic 80.2%
Caucuses:
Congressional Hispanic Caucus
Congressional Rural Housing Caucus
Congressional Financial and Economic Literacy Caucus
Border Caucus
House Community College Caucus
Water Caucus
Years in Office
: 5
District Includes:
Northern half of NM
Sanata Fe


District Demograhics:
White 60.4%
Black 1.2%
Asian 0.8%
Hispanic 36.3%
Native American 19.6%
Other 1.4%
Committees:
Committee on Energy and Commerce
Years in Office
: 2
District Includes:
3/4 of Albuquerque
District Demographics:
White 71.1%
Black 2.6%
Asian 1.8%
Hispanic 42.6%
Native American 3.5%,
Other 2.1%
Caucuses:
Congressional Caucus for Women’s Issues
Congressional Hispanic Caucus, Whip
Congressional Water Caucus
House Science and National Labs Caucus

Years in Office
: 8
NJ Demographics:

White American 68.6%
African American 13.7%
Native American 0.3%
Asian American 8.3%
other races 6.4%
Multiracial American 2.7%
Hispanic or Latino 17.7%

Committees:
Chairman, Foreign Relations Committee
Committee on Banking, Housing, and Urban Affairs
Committee on Finance
Caucuses:
Armenian Caucus
Congressional Autism Caucus
International Conservation Caucus
Human Rights Caucus
Narcotics Abuse and Control Caucus
Years in Office: 16y
District Includes:
(Greater LA area)
El Monte
Monterey Park
West Covina
District Demographics:
White 18.1%
Black 2.5%
Asian 15.1%
Hispanic 62.6%
Other 1.6%
Committees:
Committee on Natural Resources
Committee on Transportation and Infrastructure
Caucuses:
Congressional Hispanic Caucus
Congressional Mental Health Caucus (Co-Chair)
Congressional Wildlife Refuge Caucus
International Conservation Caucus
Years in Office
: 8
District Includes:
Pomona
Fontana
Ontario
District Demographics:
White 15.9%
Black 6.7%,
Asian 6.3%,
Hispanic 69.4%,
Other 1.7%
Committees:
Committee on Agriculture
Veterans' Affairs Committee

Caucuses:
Bipartisan Small Business Caucus
Congressional Hispanic Caucus
Military Sexual Assault Prevention Caucus
USO Congressional Caucus
Veterans Jobs Caucus


Years in Office
: 22
District Includes:
Pheonix
Glendale
District Demographics
White 32.6%
Black 3.7%
Asian 1.8%
Hispanic 56.0%
Native American 4.3%
Other 0.1 %
Committees:
Committee on Appropriations

Caucuses:
Congressional Progressive Caucus
Congressional Hispanic Caucus
International Conservation Caucus
Sportsmen's Caucus
Years in Office:
22
District Includes:
East L.A.

Congressional Hispanic Caucus Institute – Chuck …

As Co-Chair of the Congressional Progressive Caucus (CPC), Raúl champions affordable health care and pushes for job creation to improve America's infrastructure and economy.