Governor Abbott endorses Senator Lois Kolkhorst for re-election

Governor Greg Abbott Wednesday endorsed Senator Lois Kolkhorst for re-election, according to a statement from the Texans for Greg Abbott organization.

Senator Kolkhorst worked to secure school finance and property tax reform this session, and played a role in the passage of disaster relief. Governor Abbott says he is grateful to have Senator Kolkhorst’s conservative leadership in the Texas Senate.

“I am proud to endorse Senator Kolkhorst for re-election, and I am grateful for her hard work this session to reform our school finance and property tax systems and secure much-needed disaster relief for the state of Texas,” said Governor Abbott. “I encourage the people of District 18 to send Senator Kolkhorst back to Austin so she can continue to defend Texas values.”

Senator Kolkhorst represents District 18 which includes the counties of Aransas, Austin, Burleson, Calhoun, Colorado, DeWitt, Fayette, Fort Bend, Goliad, Gonzales, Harris, Jackson, Lavaca, Lee, Matagorda, Nueces, Refugio, Victoria, Waller, Washington, and Wharton.

Information from: Texans for Greg Abbott.