LONGORIA TO SEEK REELECTION IN TEXAS HOUSE DISTRICT 35

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LONGORIA TO SEEK REELECTION IN TEXAS HOUSE DISTRICT 35

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
MONDAY, JULY 29, 2013

MISSION, TX- Representative Oscar Longoria (D-La Joya) announced today that he will seek a second term to the Texas House of Representatives for the Rio Grande Valley, District 35.

“It is a tremendous honor to serve the people of District 35 in the State House,” said Rep. Longoria. “I’m honored and humbled that the people of Hidalgo and Cameron counties have elected me once before and my hope is that I have earned their trust for another term.”

During the 83rd Legislative Session, Rep. Longoria was appointed to the House Appropriations Committee, where he serves on the sub-committee for Articles I, IV, and V, and as Vice-Chairman of the Budget Transparency and Reform sub-committee. He is also an appointed member of the Investments & Financial Services Committee.

“I have truly enjoyed being a part of the legislative process during my first term this session,” said Longoria. “My intent is to ensure that our children and my constituents, not only in the Rio Grande Valley, but those across the entire State of Texas, receive the best care for generations to come and have their voices represented by me in the Texas House of Representatives.”

Longoria’s House District 35 encompasses both Hidalgo and Cameron Counties in the Rio Grande Valley and includes the cities/towns of: La Joya, Sullivan City, Peñitas, Alton, McAllen, Mission, Edinburg, Monte Alto, Edcouch, La Villa, Mercedes, Weslaco, Santa Rosa, Primera, Palm Valley, Combes, Harlingen, and La Feria.

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