Press Release: Dan Patrick, Lt. Governor of Texas, endorsed State Representative Bryan Hughes Tuesday in the race to replace retiring District 1 State Senator Kevin Eltife.
“Bryan has earned the respect and admiration of conservatives all across Texas for his work in the Texas House. He is just the sort of leader we need to join our tremendous conservative team in the Texas Senate. Bryan is a principled and reliable conservative. I need Bryan Hughes, a true conservative, with me in the Texas Senate in the 85th Legislative Session that begins in January 2017,” said Patrick.
Lt. Governor Patrick recorded a video message that is being sent to voters throughout District 1:
Patrick has already committed to appear at two fundraising events in support of Hughes, one in Austin September 1st and one in Tyler later this fall.