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Joseph N. Baca, usually known as Joe Baca, an American politician, has been a Democratic member of the United States House of Representatives since 1999, representing California's 43rd congressional district.
(1947 - )

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All of our children have so much potential. All of our children deserve a chance at life.
[Deserve]
 

American families be warned, if the White House doesn't send your jobs overseas, they'll send your kids.
 

As a proud Catholic, I know the impact that faith-based education can have in our society and have witnessed it first hand in my district.
 

As costly as it was in the lives of our men and women in uniform, in military assets, and in esteem and pride, Pearl Harbor was a watershed moment for America.
 

Caring for our children and making sure they do not get addicted to drugs is all of our responsibility.
 

Catholic school graduates exhibit a wide variety of qualities that will not only help them in their careers but also in their family and community lives.
 

Catholic schools in our Nation's education have been paramount in teaching the values that we as parents seek to instill in our children.
 

Cinco de Mayo has come to represent a celebration of the contributions that Mexican Americans and all Hispanics have made to America.
 

Every year thousands of Americans mistakenly refer to Cinco de Mayo as Mexico's Independence Day.
 

Head Start graduates are more likely to graduate from high school and less likely to need special education, repeat a grade, or commit crimes in adolescence.
 

Head Start is especially important to Latino children. Latino children make up more than one-third, 34 percent, of all those eligible for the program.
 

Head Start's ability to improve the educational skills and opportunities of Latino children will be an important component of America's future success.
 

I consider it top priority to improve water quality and increase water quantity in my community.
 

In fact, allowing immigrants to have licenses actually improves homeland security by allowing our government to track who is in our borders.
 

Instead of creating new jobs, Republicans gave tax cuts to companies that send jobs overseas.
 

It is an honor to be awarded with such a high rating from an organization as well respected as the NAACP. I am pleased that the oldest and largest civil rights organization in the nation, has recognized my voting record.
 

It is crucial that members of Congress cast votes that are supportive of the values upon which our nation was founded: equality, freedom, and opportunity for all people.
 

Latinos have fought in all of America's wars, beginning with the Revolutionary War. Many Latinos are fighting and dying for our country today in Iraq, just as several of their ancestors fought for freedom in Mexico over a century ago.
 

Many of us are alarmed at the skyrocketing cost of medical care, including patients, who are the consumers. However, medical malpractice is not the reason for these increasing costs.
 

Native Americans are the original inhabitants of the land that now constitutes the United States. They have helped develop the fundamental principles of freedom of speech and separation of powers that form the foundation of the United States Government.
 


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