Raúl M. Grijalva is the U.S. Representative for Arizona's 7th congressional district, serving since 2003.
He is a member of the Democratic Party. Here he answers in a very simplae way how congress functions through the seniority system and why Congressman Reyes is important and vital for El Paso's future.
The district includes half of metro Tucson, all of Yuma and Nogales, and some peripheral parts of metro Phoenix
He is a ranking member on the Subcommittee on National Parks, Forests and Public Lands, as well as a member of the following caucuses:
Congressional Progressive Caucus (Co-Chair)
Congressional Hispanic Caucus (1st Vice Chair)
LGBT Equality Caucus (Vice Chair)
Congressional National Landscape Conservation System (Co-Chair)
Congressional Asian Pacific American Caucus (Associate Member)