Serving the People of District 147 in the Texas House of Representatives is an Honor and One I Hope to Continue Over the last several months I’ve been honored to hear encouragement from so many constituents, precinct chairs, party activists … Continue reading
News from Washington Democratic Sit-In to Stop Gun Violence It was an eventful week in Washington. It started Wednesday just before noon when members of Congress began a sit-in on the U.S. House of Representatives’ floor. The sit-in by Democratic legislators demanded … Continue reading
Enjoyed speaking today at The 14th Annual Disparities in Health in America: Working Towards Social Justice Workshop put on by University of Houston Downtown, Texas A&M Public Health, and HDEART (Health Disparities, Education, Awareness, Research & Training) Consortium.
The mass shooting in Orlando last weekend saddened and frustrated the nation, as it brings many of America’s challenges to the forefront: Equality for LGBTQ individuals, gun violence, and terrorism. Despite a historic victory that legalized same-sex marriage almost a year … Continue reading