Houston Stonewall Young Democrats Endorses Randy Bates in Texas House of Representatives District 139 Race
Everyday, more and more support is building for our campaign. I am overwhelmed by the support and will work even harder to make sure District 139 is represented well in Austin. I look forward to working with others to ensure the best is yet to come.-Randy Bates
The Houston Stonewall Young Democrats met on February 8, 2016 for their annual endorsement meeting. After participating in a screening, the committee recommended Randy Bates to the general body for a vote. The general body agreed with the screening committee that Randy Bates is the best candidate to serve Texas House District 139.
With the overwhelming amount of support the campaign has received, from the Houston GLBT Caucus, Texas State Teachers Association, AFL-CIO, Harris County Young Democrats, the decision is clear which of the candidates in this race has the vision, integrity, and experience to lead Texas House District 139 in the upcoming legislative session.
Randy Bates stated:
“I am honored to receive the Houston Stonewall Young Democrats endorsement. I look forward to working with everyone to ensure Texas House of Representative District 139 has a bright future. Everyone is welcomed to come and have their voice heard. I look forward to bringing a clear vision on how we will tackle the challenges our state faces and providing solutions. There is no other candidate in this race who has been able to gain the support of many and I am humbled that there will be an opportunity to speak up for those who may feel their voices is not being heard not only within our city, but within our state”.
Early voting begins February 16, 2016 and Election Day is March 1, 2016. To learn more about Randy Bates and his race for Texas House of Representatives District 139, please visit www.randybates2016.com, follow us on Facebook, Twitter (@ElectRandyBates) and Instagram (randybates2016) for more info.