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Family Ties for Rep. Silvestre Reyes (-Texas, 16th)
Defeated
Alternate Name: Silver Reyes

 
Below we show financial and other ties of note between this member of Congress and his or her family members. Much or all of the data was made possible with the exhaustive research by Citizens for Responsibility and Ethics in Washington.
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Family Ties Rep. Silvestre Reyes Family

Family Member Rep. Silvestre Reyes (self)

  • Payment Reyes Committee Inc. (Campaign Committee) paid Rep. Silvestre Reyes

    • $117,649, travel expenses, office supplies and campaign event food, 2008 (reimbursement) election cycle
    • $144,115, travel expenses, office supplies and campaign event food, 2010 (reimbursement) election cycle
  • EarmarksRep. Silvestre Reyes is associated with organizations that have received earmarks from him:

    • University of Texas at El Paso was listed on earmark requests:
      • $1,000,000 ultimately approved in fiscal year 2010 described as Southwest Consortium for Environmental Research and Policy (SCERP)
      • $800,000 ultimately approved in fiscal year 2010 described as Center for Defense Systems Research
      • $400,000 ultimately approved in fiscal year 2010 described as Open Source Lab for Law Enforcement Intelligence Analysis on Latin America
      • $490,000 ultimately approved in fiscal year 2008 described as University of Texas at El Paso, Reconstruction of On-ramp
    • University of Texas at El Paso (related to National Biocontainment Training Center) was listed on earmark requests:
      • $1,000,000 ultimately approved in fiscal year 2010 described as Southwest Consortium for Environmental Research and Policy (SCERP)
      • $800,000 ultimately approved in fiscal year 2010 described as Center for Defense Systems Research
      • $400,000 ultimately approved in fiscal year 2010 described as Open Source Lab for Law Enforcement Intelligence Analysis on Latin America
      • $490,000 ultimately approved in fiscal year 2008 described as University of Texas at El Paso, Reconstruction of On-ramp

Family Member Veronica Cintron (niece)

  • Payment Reyes Committee Inc. (Campaign Committee) paid Veronica Cintron

    • $85,310, fundraising services, 2008 election cycle
    • $52,220, office supplies, travel expenses, campaign gifts and other expenses, 2008 (reimbursement) election cycle
    • $90,905, office supplies, travel expenses, campaign gifts and charitable donations, 2010 (reimbursement) election cycle
    • $90,240, fundraising services, 2010 election cycle

Family Member Jesus Reyes (Chuy) (brother)


Family Member Guillermo Cintron (Willie) (relation)


Family Member Martha Y. Reyes (Marty) (sister-in-law)


Family Member Carolina Gaytan Reyes (wife)