Congressman Filemon Vela hosted the 2015 District 34 Congressional Art Competition on Saturday, April 11 at the Brownsville Museum of Fine Art. The artwork, “Blossoming Through the Struggle,” created by Valeria Ruelas of Pace Early College High School was selected as Best of Show. This beautiful masterpiece will represent the 34th district and hang in the Halls of Congress in Washington, D.C. for one full year.