Charles Gonzalez

(You must register or to follow)

Democratic Texas

U.S. House (Texas 20)


Family: Single; 1 Child: Leo

Born: 05/05/1945 San Antonio, TX

Home: San Antonio, Texas

Religion: Catholic

Education: JD, Saint Mary's University School of Law, 1972 BA, Government, University of Texas, Austin, 1969

Profession: Attorney/Mediator, Crofts, Callaway, and Wallace, 1997-1998 Attorney, Private Law Practice, 1972-1982, 1987-1988, 1997-1998 District Court Judge, 57th Texas Judicial District Court, 1989-1997 Attorney, Gasqual and Pozza, 1987-1988 County Court Judge, Bexar County Court at Law #2, 1983-1987 Attorney, Law Offices of Charles A. Gonzalez, 1972-1982 Technical Sergeant, Air National Guard, 1969-1975 5th Grade Teacher, Kindred Elementary, South San Antonio Independent School District, 1969-1971 Judge, San Antonio Municipal Court

Political: Representative, United States House of Representatives, 1999-present Texas Regional Whip, Democratic Caucus

Congressional Membership: 21st Century Health Care Caucus Member, Air Force Caucus Business and Economic Development Congressional Task Force Vice-President, Congressional Hispanic Caucus Former Chair, Congressional Hispanic Caucus Civil Rights Task Force Defense Congressional Task Force Co-Chair, Democratic Caucus Census Task Force Co-Chair, Democratic Caucus Special Committee on Election Reform Co-Chair, Democratic National Committee's Voting Rights Institute Education Congressional Task Force Financial Services Congressional Task Force Member, High Speed Rail Caucus Chair, Hispanic Judiciary Initiative, Congressional Hispanic Caucus Member, Homeland Security Caucus Member, Infrastructure and Transportation Caucus Member, Missing and Exploited Children Caucus Member, New Democrat Coalition Member, Port Security Caucus Telecommunications Congressional Task Force

Organization Membership: Member, Arthritis Foundation Member, Camp Fire Girls Member, Easter Seals Member, Literacy Council Member, March of Dimes Member, Young Men's Christian Association Metroboard


Energy and Commerce

House Administration


Subcommittee on Commerce, Trade, and Consumer Protection

Subcommittee on Courts and Competition Policy

Subcommittee on Courts, the Internet, and Intellectual Property

Subcommittee on Elections

Subcommittee on Energy and the Environment (Energy and Commerce)

Subcommittee on Health (Energy and Commerce)

Subcommittee on Immigration, Citizenship, Refugees, Border Security, and International Law Membership