FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
January 29, 2018
Contact: Bonnie Bruce, 512-370-1659,

 

TSAPAC Releases List of Primary Endorsements

 

AUSTIN, TX – Today, the TSAPAC, the political arm of the Texas Society of Anesthesiologists (TSA), released its lists of 2018 primary endorsements. The TSAPAC supports candidates who are committed to advancing the practice of the medical specialty of anesthesiology in the state and willing to continuously work on the critical issues impacting physicians and the safety of their patients in Texas.

"The Texas Society of Anesthesiologists PAC Board proudly supports candidates focused on improving the practice of anesthesiology in the State of Texas," said Dr. John S. Scott, Jr. "We look forward to working with these leaders who support our physicians and medical centers in providing the highest quality care for Texans."

Below is a full list of TSAPAC 2018 Primary endorsements as of today. Endorsements are for primary election races.

Statewide

  • Governor Greg Abbott, GOV
  • Lt. Governor Dan Patrick, LTGOV

Texas Senate

  • Senator Bryan Hughes, SD 1
  • Representative Cindy Burkett, SD 2
  • Senator Brandon Creighton, SD 4
  • Senator Charles Schwertner, M.D., SD 5
  • Candidate Phillip Huffines, SD 8
  • Senator Kelly Hancock, SD 9
  • Senator Jane Nelson, SD 12
  • Senator Don Huffines, SD 16
  • Senator Carlos Uresti, SD 19
  • Senator Chuy Hinojosa, SD 20
  • Senator Royce West, SD 23
  • Senator Dawn Buckingham, M.D., SD 24
  • Senator Donna Campbell, M.D., SD 25
  • Senator Jose Menendez, SD 26
  • Senator Charles Perry, SD 28

Texas House

  • Candidate Ashley McKee, HD 4
  • Representative Chris Paddie, HD 9
  • Representative Travis Clardy, HD 11
  • Representative Kyle Kacal, HD 12
  • Representative John Raney, HD 14
  • Representative Will Metcalf, HD 16
  • Representative Ernest Bailes, HD 18
  • Representative Dade Phelan, HD 21
  • Representative Wayne Faircloth, HD 23
  • Representative Greg Bonnen, M.D., HD 24
  • Representative Rick Miller, HD 26
  • Representative John Zerwas, M.D., HD 28
  • Representative Todd Hunter, HD 32
  • Representative Abel Herrero, HD 34
  • Representative Oscar Longoria, HD 35
  • Representative Sergio Munoz, HD 36
  • Representative Rene Oliveira, HD 37
  • Representative Armando Martinez, HD 39
  • Representative Bobby Guerra, HD 41
  • Representative Richard Raymond, HD 42
  • Representative Celia Israel, HD 50
  • Candidate Cynthia Flores, HD 52
  • Representative Andrew Murr, HD 53
  • Representative Hugh Shine, HD 55
  • Representative Trent Ashby, HD 57
  • Representative J.D. Sheffield, M.D., HD 59
  • Candidate Reggie Smith, HD 62
  • Representative Lynn Stucky, HD 64
  • Representative Ron Simmons, HD 65
  • Representative Stan Lambert, HD 71
  • Representative Poncho Nevarez, HD 74
  • Representative Tracy King, HD 80
  • Representative John Frullo, HD 84
  • Representative Four Price, HD 87
  • Representative Ken King, HD 88
  • Candidate Judge John Payton, HD 89
  • Representative Ramon Romero, Jr., HD 90
  • Representative Charlie Geren, HD 99
  • Representative Eric Johnson, HD 100
  • Representative Chris Turner, HD 101
  • Representative Linda Koop, HD 102
  • Representative Rafael Anchia, HD 103
  • Representative Roberto Alonzo, HD 104
  • Representative Rodney Anderson, HD 105
  • Candidate Clint Bedsole, HD 106
  • Representative Morgan Meyer, HD 108
  • Candidate Carl Sherman Jr., HD 109
  • Representative Jason Villalba, HD 114
  • Representative Diana Arevalo, HD 116
  • Representative Philip Cortez, HD 117
  • Representative Tomas Uresti, HD 118
  • Representative Barbara Gervin-Hawkins, HD 120
  • Candidate Steve Allison, HD 121
  • Representative Lyle Larson, HD 122
  • Representative Diego Bernal, HD 123
  • Representative Ina Minjarez, HD 124
  • Representative Dan Huberty, HD 127
  • Representative Dennis Paul, HD 129
  • Representative Tom Oliverson, M.D., HD 130
  • Representative Sarah Davis, HD 134
  • Representative Gene Wu, HD 137
  • Representative Armando Walle, HD 140
  • Representative Senfronia Thompson, HD 141
  • Representative Hubert Vo, HD 149
  • Candidate James Wilson, HD 150

Today's announcement is the first list of endorsements released by the TSAPAC for the 2018 primary elections on March 6, 2018 in Texas. The TSAPAC will be making additional endorsements for run-off elections and the November general elections.

About the TSAPAC

The TSAPAC is the political action committee of the Texas Society of Anesthesiologists (TSA) which represents over 3,700 physicians and residents to advance, promote and support the practice of the medical specialty of anesthesiology in the State of Texas. The TSAPAC is honored to support candidates who share our values and are willing to stand up for the real issues impacting physician anesthesiologists in Texas. The TSAPAC endorses incumbents and candidates in state races.


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