Joaquin Castro Welcomes First Daughter
Posted at 12:08 p.m. on Dec. 15, 2013
Rep. Joaquin Castro and wife, Anna,
welcomed their first child, Andrea Elena Castro, into the world early Sunday morning.
Castro and wife, Anna, seen here in the Cannon House Office Building earlier this year, had their first child. (Tom Williams/CQ Roll Call File Photo)
The little girl, who weighed just over 8 pounds and measured 20 inches long, was born at 9:17 a.m. CST in San Antonio.
“Both mother and daughter are healthy and happy,” the Texas Democrat announced via a statement. “We are grateful to the staff at the Methodist Hospital and to all who have kept our family in their prayers. ”