Texas Democratic Party Chair Gilberto Hinojosa issued the following statement:
“Rick and Montserrat exemplify what it means to fight for everyday Texans and their families. We are thrilled to see them re-elected as the Texas AFL-CIO President and Secretary-Treasurer. Under Rick and Montserrat’s leadership, the Texas AFL-CIO is strong.
“Rick and Montserrat know that working Texans deserve a fair shot to get ahead. Our economy thrives when we invest in a healthy, well-educated, and well-compensated workforce. Texas Democrats are proud to stand by our brothers and sisters in labor.”