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Selected newspaper articles related to Eligio de la Garza

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Headline Newspaper Columnist Date
Survey on census question justifiable despite removal McAllen Monitor  Editorial 08/05/19
Kika de la Garza’s legacy inspires, lives on at UTRGV Rio Grande Guardian  Fagan, G. 03/30/17
‘Kika’ de la Garza celebrated in funeral Valley Morning Star  Ferman, M. 03/18/17
Kika de la Garza was a champion of South Texas McAllen Monitor  Hinojosa, R. 03/17/17
Eligio "Kika" de la Garza McAllen Monitor  Staff 03/15/17
Tributes continue to pour in for Kika de la Garza Rio Grande Guardian  Reyes, D. 03/15/17
Former House Agriculture chairman Dallas Morning News  Staff 03/14/17
Congressman Eligio "Kika" de la Garza McAllen Monitor  Staff 03/14/17
Kika de la Garza passes away Rio Grande Guardian  Reyes, D. 03/14/17
Longtime Valley Congressman “Kika” de la Garza passes at 89 San Antonio Express News  Nelsen, A. 03/14/17
‘Kika’ de la Garza dies at 89 Valley Morning Star  Ferman, M. 03/14/17
No pension: Texas Senate wrong to allow de la Garza state benefits Houston Chronicle    05/17/97
De la Garza reaches main microphone Valley Morning Star  Dailey, R. 02/18/97
'Kika' wraps up congressional career Valley Morning Star  Hood, L. 01/05/97
Ortiz wins eighth term; Hinojosa will replace retiring de la Garza Corpus Christi Caller Times  George, R. 11/06/96
Race for de la Garza's House seat a 3-way contest Corpus Christi Caller Times  Pappalardo, J. 11/01/96
Quiet race is on to replace Kika Valley Morning Star  Favila, D. 10/21/96
Stenholm, Izzard swap shots in Angelo San Angelo Standard Times  Stanford, S. 10/15/96
30 years' service Valley Morning Star  Favila, D. 10/13/96
De la Garza looks back on career Corpus Christi Caller Times  Garland, W. 10/06/96
Power & pork: retirements from Congress will hurt Texas Dallas Morning News  Shribman, D. 10/06/96
Hinojosa leads in fund-raising Valley Morning Star  Hood, L. 10/04/96
Kika de la Garza Corpus Christi Caller Times    09/26/96
De la Garza's goodbye sends message San Angelo Standard Times  Garland, W. 09/23/96
Universities vie to preserve departing lawmakers' papers Dallas Morning News  Camia, C. 08/25/96
Class of 1946 meets the class of 1996 Valley Morning Star  Ramos, J. 06/01/96
Candidates agree in general, but not in details Corpus Christi Caller Times  Deselms, J. 04/07/96
Welfare, housing assistance may be barred Fort Worth Star-Telegram  Hutcheson, R. 03/22/96
Race for Kika's seat stirs suspense Valley Morning Star  Pfister, B. 03/11/96
Economic growth fuels GOP campaigns Corpus Christi Caller Times  Deselms, J. 02/25/96
District 15 race is wide open Corpus Christi Caller Times  Deselms, J. 02/25/96
U.S. Rep., District 15: Jim Selman and Tom Haughey, respectively, stand out in the Democratic and Republican primaries Corpus Christi Caller Times    02/24/96
Assertiveness, sincerity boost Cuellar in Austin Valley Morning Star  Pfister, B. 02/13/96
Ortiz raised $110,000 for campaign in 1995 Valley Morning Star  Weiner, R. 02/11/96
Political pundits lobby for votes Valley Morning Star  Hodges, N. 01/26/96
Field of 7 vies for Kika's congressional seat Valley Morning Star    01/03/96
De la Garza going from House to home San Antonio Express News  Fohn, J. 12/31/95
2 lawmakers won't seek de la Garza's House seat San Antonio Express News    12/23/95
Farmers will 'sorely miss' de la Garza Corpus Christi Caller Times  Brooks, K. 12/22/95
Another vacancy hurts Austin American Statesman    12/20/95
De la Garza's departure Corpus Christi Caller Times    12/20/95
De la Garza's successor had better get a move on Valley Morning Star  Pfister, B. 12/20/95
Congressman's wife shares public spotlight Valley Morning Star  King, B. 12/20/95
Longtime lawmaker won't seek re-election Austin American Statesman  Arrillaga, P. 12/19/95
Democrats lament loss Corpus Christi Caller Times  Garland, W. 12/19/95
De la Garza won't run again Corpus Christi Caller Times  Brooks, K. 12/19/95
De la Garza won't seek re-election Dallas Morning News  Camia, C. 12/19/95
De la Garza decides to end House career San Antonio Express News  Martin, G. 12/19/95
Hopefuls will try to fill Kika's shoes Valley Morning Star  Pfister, B. 12/19/95
Texas, U.S. need border consulate San Antonio Express News    09/25/95
Texas warned that Gramm cuts could close consulate San Antonio Express News  Martin, G. 09/21/95
Hispanic lawmakers decry judge's ruling Austin American Statesman  Mittelstadt, M. 09/08/95
Valley lawmakers' campaign funds reveal big drop Valley Morning Star  Weiner, R. 08/26/95
Corpus Christi jurist nominated to federal post in Brownsville Corpus Christi Caller Times  Averyt, L. 08/12/95
Defending South Texas bases Corpus Christi Caller Times  Garland, W. 06/14/95
Groups disagree on remap scope Abilene Reporter-News  Rosser, J. 02/09/82
Kika de la Garza wins 16th term in House Corpus Christi Caller Times  Parker, Dan  11/09/94
De la Garza captures 16th term Valley Morning Star  Del Valle, Fernando  11/09/94
De la Garza announces re-election bid Valley Morning Star  Mcilvain, Jamie  11/15/93
Kika's 2-year travel tab: $180,274 Valley Morning Star  Richwine, Lisa  09/03/93
Ortiz, de la Garza still hold over $100,000 Valley Morning Star  Richwine, Lisa  02/13/93
De la Garza: talk of appointment just speculation Valley Morning Star  Dailey, Rickey  11/25/92
Lawmaker hailed for Valley service Valley Morning Star  Hodges, Nolene  10/14/92
De la Garza is cleared in overdraft scandal San Antonio Light  Dunham, Will  09/26/92
Guerrero, Morales, de la Garza take stage Dallas Morning News  Attlesey, Sam  07/15/92
'Read our lips: we want jobs,' Guerrero says San Antonio Express News  Davidson, Bruce  07/15/92
De la Garza, Ortiz listed among traveling Texans Valley Morning Star  Dunham, Will  06/12/92
S. Texas lawmaker offers check details Corpus Christi Caller Times  Garland, William  04/08/92
De la Garza admits bouncing checks; Ortiz says he has not Corpus Christi Caller Times  Garland, William  03/14/92
Two more Texas congressmen confess to writing hot checks Houston Chronicle  Gardenhire, Damon  03/14/92
De la Garza admits having kited checks San Antonio Express News  Martin, Gary  03/14/92
De la Garza admits writing bad checks Valley Morning Star  Hickox, Katie  03/14/92
Retiring congressman could keep funds Corpus Christi Caller Times  Garland, William  04/05/91
De la Garza named Texan of the Year Valley Morning Star    03/21/91
S. Texan lawmaker to be feted San Antonio Express News    03/19/91
Congressman announces bid for 14th term Valley Morning Star    01/03/90
House speaker Wright lauds WBC's Mr. South Texas '89 Laredo Morning Times  Parish, Jim  02/19/89
De la Garza speech fees exceeded legal limits Corpus Christi Caller Times    05/27/88
Report says Ortiz, de la Garza have modest holdings Corpus Christi Caller Times    05/26/88
Ortiz, De la Garza release financial disclosure reports Valley Morning Star  Schlein, Alan M.  05/22/88
De la Garza's power grows with agriculture panel leadership Austin American Statesman    08/03/85
Kika: South Texan is gaining clout on Capitol Hill Corpus Christi Caller Times  Sinclair, Ward  01/15/84
The man called 'Kika' Houston Chronicle  Sinclair, Ward  01/01/84
De la Garza defends 'most-traveled' label San Antonio Light    10/04/83
De la Garza is recovering after surgery Longview Morning Journal    08/31/83
Prosecutor denies official pulled strings Dallas Times Herald  Dunham, Richard S.  07/23/82
De la Garza calls for government supply management Corpus Christi Caller Times  Hager, Hoyt  07/04/82
De la Garza may make his next term his last Corpus Christi Caller Times  Swann, Phillip  06/04/82
Legislator threatens to resign Houston Post    12/13/81
De la Garza sees challenges as House agriculture chief Dallas Times Herald  Richards, Charles  04/19/81
De la Garza barely wins chair Dallas Morning News  Marsh, Charmayne  12/13/80
De la Garza faces fence-mending in chairmanship Dallas Times Herald  Fly, Richard  12/13/80
Texan barely wins House agriculture position Houston Chronicle  Hines, Cragg  12/12/80
De la Garza elected agriculture chairman Houston Post  Craig, Jim  12/12/80
Texas Congressman's wife tells of S. Korean payment Dallas Times Herald  Bode, Roy  10/21/77
Texan's wife says Korean gave cash Fort Worth Star-Telegram  Choyke, William J.  10/21/77
De la Garza calls press to clarify dealing with Park Houston Chronicle    09/07/77
Rep. de la Garza appears solid favority for re-election Dallas Morning News    10/17/70
Gift to De la Garza possible ethics breach Dallas Times Herald  West, Paul  02/28/70
Freshman congressman: Kika de la Garza of Mission Houston Post  Hasell, Grace  02/28/65