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Lloyd Doggett

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Lloyd Alton Doggett II (born October 6, 1946) is a U.S. Representative from Texas. A member of the Democratic Party, he has represented a district based in the state capital, Austin, since 1995, currently numbered as the 35th district.

Supporting those who get things done

By Congressman Lloyd Doggett “I am an AmeriCorps member, and I will get things done.”- AmeriCorps Pledge One million strong – In the early 1990s, the National...

Honoring those who have sacrificed

By U.S. Congressman Lloyd Doggett On Memorial Day, families all across the country take time to honor those who made the ultimate sacrifice for our...

Protecting our older Americans strengthens our country

By U.S. Rep. Lloyd Doggett In May, we celebrate Older Americans Month to honor those who have long cared about our country and helped make...

Protecting children, preventing abuse and ending neglect

Over the last few years, I’ve seen my four grandchildren grow and thrive thanks to the care of their loving parents. Every child deserves...

Level the playing field by closing corporate offshore tax loopholes

For most hard-working Americans, tax day means paying your fair share to support our national security, infrastructure and vital public services. For Americans as wealthy as...

‘We must make college affordable’

From our youngest learners in Pre-K 4 SA, to those pursuing higher education at UTSA, UIW, St. Mary’s, SAC and others, most need a...

Understanding extent of Russian election interference should be a non-partisan issue

  Since last year, I have called for a non-partisan, independent, comprehensive investigation of Russian interference in our democracy. The steady drumbeat of disclosures since the...

Welcoming San Antonio business and education leaders to Washington

During these challenging times, this week in Congress was made a little better by the arrival in Washington of more than 120 members of...

The Lone Star State is not marching alone

Standing on the steps of our State Capitol with my two adult daughters, Cathy and Dr. Lisa Doggett, and my third-grade granddaughter, Clara, in...

How Rep. Lloyd Doggett can work for you in the New...

San Antonio has had yet another year of great accomplishments. We celebrated the career of San Antonio Spurs legend Tim Duncan, broke ground on...