November 3, 2017/Media, Press

Texas Democrats on Retiring Republican Rep. Lamar Smith (TX-21)

Austin, TX — According to the Texas Tribune,” U.S. Rep. Lamar Smith, R-San Antonio, is retiring from Congress…” [Texas Tribune, November 2, 2018]

Texas Democratic Party Executive Director Crystal K. Perkins issued the following statement:

“Texas Democrats are looking forward to Lamar Smith’s out-of-office responder. We remain encouraged and excited by the outstanding Democratic candidates that have stepped up in the district. Voters deserve representatives who will tackle the real issues that Texans care about. We’re ready to keep fighting to make that happen.”