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RODRIGUEZ, Ciro D., a Representative from Texas; born in Piedras Negras, Mexico,
December 9, 1946; attended Harlandale High School, San Antonio, Tex.; B.A., St.
Mary’s University, San Antonio, Tex., 1973; M.S.W., Our Lady of the Lake
University, San Antonio, Tex., 1978; member of the Texas state house of
representatives, 1987-1997; member, Harlandale Independent School District
School Board, San Antonio, Tex., 1975-1987; consultant; caseworker, Our Lady of
the Lake University’s Worden School of Social Work, San Antonio, Tex.,
1987-1996; elected as a Democrat to the One Hundred Fifth Congress, by special
election to fill the vacancy caused by the death of United States
Representative Frank Tejeda, reelected to the One Hundred Sixth and to the two
succeeding Congresses (April 12, 1997-January 3, 2005); unsuccessful candidate
for renomination in 2004; elected as a Democrat to the One Hundred Tenth and to
the succeeding Congress (January 3, 2007-January 3, 2011); unsuccessful
candidate for reelection to the One Hundred Twelfth Congress in 2010;
unsuccessful candidate for nomination to the One Hundred Thirteenth Congress in
BibliographyCiro D. Rodriguez in
Hispanic Americans in Congress, 1822-2012. Prepared under the
direction of the Committee on House Administration by the Office of the
Historian and the Office of the Clerk, U.S. House of Representatives.
Washington: Government Printing Office, 2013.