Collection of the U.S. House of Representatives
RODRIGUEZ, Ciro D. (1946-)

RODRIGUEZ, CIRO D., , a Representative from Texas; born in Piedras Negras, Mexico, December 9, 1946; attended Harlandale High School, San Antonio, Tex.; B.A., St. Mary’s University, San Antonio, Tex., 1973; M.S.W., Our Lady of the Lake University, San Antonio, Tex., 1978; member of the Texas state house of representatives, 1987-1997; member, Harlandale Independent School District School Board, San Antonio, Tex., 1975-1987; consultant; caseworker, Our Lady of the Lake University’s Worden School of Social Work, San Antonio, Tex., 1987-1996; elected as a Democrat to the One Hundred Fifth Congress, by special election to fill the vacancy caused by the death of United States Representative Frank Tejeda, reelected to the One Hundred Sixth and to the two succeeding Congresses (April 12, 1997-January 3, 2005); unsuccessful candidate for renomination in 2004; elected as a Democrat to the One Hundred Tenth and to the succeeding Congress (January 3, 2007-January 3, 2011); unsuccessful candidate for reelection to the One Hundred Twelfth Congress in 2010; unsuccessful candidate for nomination to the One Hundred Thirteenth Congress in 2012.

University of Texas, Arlington Library
Center for Mexican American Studies Oral Histories
Arlington, TX
Oral History: In the Oral History Interview with Frank Madla, 2003, 1 videocassette.
Persons represented include Ciro Rodriguez.

Oral History: In the Oral History Interview with Horácio S. Ramírez, 2002, 1 videocassette.
Persons represented include Ciro Rodriguez.


University of Texas, San Antonio Libraries
Special Collections
San Antonio, TX
Papers: In the Communities Organized for Public Service (San Antonio, Tex.) and Metro Alliance (San Antonio, Tex.), 1954-2009, 72 linear feet.
Persons represented include Ciro Rodriguez.

  • "Ciro D. Rodriguez" in Hispanic Americans in Congress, 1822-2012. Prepared under the direction of the Committee on House Administration by the Office of the Historian and the Office of the Clerk, U.S. House of Representatives. Washington: Government Printing Office, 2013.