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STATEMENT: HDC Chair Chris Turner Congratulates Rep. Erin Gamez on Joining Texas House

(TEXAS) – On March 15th, Rep. Erin Gamez (D-Brownsville) was sworn in to the Texas House of Representatives to fulfill the unexpired term for House District 38.

Texas House Democratic Caucus Chair Chris Turner (D-Grand Prairie) issued the following statement in response.

“I am proud to welcome Rep. Erin Gamez to the Texas House Democratic Caucus. Rep. Gamez’ experience as a small business owner and lawyer will make her a strong addition to the Texas House of Representatives. The Democratic Caucus looks forward to working together with Rep. Gamez to support her priorities of improving mental health care, creating jobs and fighting for public schools.”

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.


For questions regarding the information in this release, please contact Cara Santucci, Executive Director for the Texas House Democratic Caucus, by email cara@texashousedems.com. 

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