By Julián Castro on May 13, 2019
Our Smartest Investment Education is at the core of the American Dream. It is the foundation by which we fulfill our collective promise to every student that if they work hard, they have a shot at reaching their dreams. Quality education powers economic mobility, helps to alleviate poverty, and ensures…
May 3, 2019
Thank you! As of May 3rd, Julián Castro has secured 65,000 unique individual contributions, guaranteeing him for the first round of Democratic National Committee debates by both the polling and grassroots fundraising metrics. Our campaign has reached the double threshold of polling and unique donors, and and we want to…
April 11, 2019
It’s a busy week! Last night, Julián hosted a #PeopleFirst Rally in San Antonio, where the community joined together to stand up against Trump’s cruel policies toward migrant families at our border. Tonight, he will be answering questions live with Don Lemon at his CNN Town Hall. During the CNN…
April 9, 2019
Donald Trump is coming to San Antonio on Wednesday, and we need an overwhelming showing of opposition to let him know that his cruelty toward migrant families is not welcome here in our city. Join Julián on Wednesday to rally for People First and give Trump the welcome he deserves.
By Julián Castro on April 2, 2019
People First Immigration Immigration Plan Summary 1. Reforming our Immigration System Establish an inclusive roadmap to citizenship for undocumented individuals and families who do not have a current pathway to legal status, but who live, work, and raise families in communities throughout the United States. Provide a pathway to citizenship…
By Team Julian on March 14, 2019
Thirty-three elected and appointed Democrats endorse Castro for President On Thursday, the presidential campaign of former U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) Secretary under President Obama and San Antonio Mayor, Julián Castro, announced a new slate of endorsements from 30 elected and appointed Democrats across Texas. The new…
By Julián Castro on February 19, 2019
This week, I will be traveling to Iowa, visiting cities, small towns, and communities including places no other presidential candidate has visited yet. I’m excited to hear from each of you, and learn about what issues are most important in your lives. I hope to see you at a town…
By Julián Castro on February 16, 2019
I’m making a pledge to people all over this nation today: I will visit your state during my campaign. Every state. All 50. And I can’t wait. As someone from a state (Texas) that’s largely been ignored by presidential campaigns for most of the past four decades, I…
By Julián Castro on February 11, 2019
Last night in Texas, President Donald Trump once again created a circus of fear and paranoia around our border, telling lies to suit his political purposes. It made me think about the path my own family took to arrive in the U.S., through a border crossing at Eagle Pass, Texas.
By Julián Castro on February 8, 2019
This week, Trayvon Martin would have been 24 and Sandra Bland would have been 32. Their birthdays, along with the continuing advocacy in Arizona to get Justice for Antonio, have me thinking this week about far too many families who have lost loved ones over the years to police violence.