Rep. Veronica Escobar (D-TX)

Representative for Texas, Democrat, TX-16

Veronica Escobar


Home town: El Paso
Born: September 15, 1969
Born in: El Paso, TX
Occupation: Mayoral Aide, College Instructor
Religion: Catholic
Marital status: M
Spouse: Michael Pleters
Previous political experience: El Paso County Commissioner, 2007-2010
Elected in year: 2018
Next election in year: 2022
Family: 2 children
Education: MA NY Univ., 1993
Ethnicity: Hispanic


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Armed Services

  • Cyber, Innovative Technologies, and Information Systems
  • Military Personnel
  • Military Personnel
  • Oversight and Investigations



  • Constitution, Civil Rights and Civil Liberties
  • Crime, Terrorism and Homeland Security
  • Immigration and Citizenship
  • Immigration and Citizenship

Select Committee on the Climate Crisis


Washington, D.C. Office:

1505 Longworth House Office Building
Washington, DC 20515-4316
Phone: 202-225-4831
Fax: (202) 225-2016

El Paso Office:

221 N Kansas Street, Suite 1500
El Paso, TX 79901
Phone: 915-541-1400