Austin, TX– Today, Texas Democratic Party Chair Gilberto Hinojosa endorsed Eric Holguin for the 27th Congressional District special election on June 30th.
Holguin is the Democratic nominee for the 27th Congressional District general election in November. Texas Democrats across the district expressed strong support for Holguin when he won the nomination by almost 24 points (61.89 to 38.10).
Texas Democratic Party Chair Gilberto Hinojosa issued the following endorsement statement:
“Eric Holguin is the kind of public servant Texans needs — driven to fight for the fair shot every person deserves. He understands the people of the 27th Congressional District, and most importantly, their potential.
“Whether it’s advocating for better schools, affordable healthcare, investing in our infrastructure, or fighting for working families, Eric Holguin is a rising Democratic star who is ready to hit the ground running and deliver real solutions for Texans.
“At a time when Donald Trump continues to spew hateful rhetoric and policies, we need a leader like Eric to speak up, fight back, end the chaos, and move Texas’ 27th Congressional District forward.”