Austin, TX — Today, Rep. Celia Israel was named the new Texas House Democratic Campaign Committee Chair.
Texas Democratic Party Chair Gilberto Hinojosa issued the following statement:
“To flip the Texas House, we need a fighter who has a record of accomplishment and a vision for the future that builds on the progress Democrats have made. That fighter is Celia Israel.
“The Texas Democratic Party is so proud Celia Israel will serve as the Texas House Democratic Campaign Committee Chair.
“Simply put, Celia Israel gets things done. Celia has proven time and time again that her priority is fighting for a fair shot for all Texans.
“Texas Democrats are rising. We will win the White House, take out John Cornyn, expand our Texas congressional delegation, break the supermajority in the Texas Senate, flip the Texas House, and elect hundreds of local Democrats across the state.”