Press Release

ADVISORY: Texas House Democrats to Hold Press Conference on Gun Violence and School Safety 

Austin, TX — On Thursday, June 23rd, Members of the Texas House Democratic Caucus will host a press conference on gun violence and school safety. As the one-month anniversary of the Uvalde mass shooting approaches, Members will discuss common-sense solutions that deserve immediate attention from the Legislature and Gov. Abbott. House Democrats will also recap the series of town hall meetings they have held across the state over the last three weeks to gather constituent feedback on how to better protect all Texans.

Press Conference: Gun Violence & School Safety
Speaker’s Committee Room (2W.6)
Texas Capitol
9:15 am CDT
Media setup may begin at 8:45 am

Livestream the event on our Facebook Page.

Speakers Include:
HDC Chair Chris Turner
Rep. Tracy King
Rep. Mary González
Rep. Rhetta Bowers

The Texas House Democratic Caucus, which is composed of all Democrats in the Texas House, serves as the group’s membership services and logistical arm, and works to support House Democrats with communications, policy, and legal resources. Chaired by Rep. Chris Turner (D – Grand Prairie), the Caucus is focused on fighting for real solutions for all Texans.

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