In Houston, Allred Earns Endorsement of Congresswoman Fletcher in Race for U.S. Senate
Houston, TX — Today, Congressman Colin Allred announced that he has earned the endorsement of Congresswoman Lizzie Fletcher for his campaign for U.S. Senate.
“I’m honored to earn Congresswoman Fletcher’s support in this race,” said Congressman Allred. “She represents the very best of our country’s legislative branch – a fighter who strives to work with Democrats and Republicans alike to help improve the lives of folks in her community. Lizzie’s going to be a critical resource in our fight to win Harris County – and send someone to the Senate who’s actually there to work for everyday Texans.”
Statement from Congresswoman Fletcher:
“Colin and I entered Congress at the same time, so I’ve seen firsthand the remarkable work he’s done on behalf of working Texas families every day. He’s always willing to work with anyone — no matter their political party — if it means getting things done for Texas. From his work to bring health care to Texas veterans to his tireless efforts to improve Texas’ infrastructure, Colin is the leader we need and deserve representing Texas in the Senate. He is the candidate who can win this race, and deliver real results for Texans and all Americans.”
Allred has also earned the endorsements of Reps. Marc Veasey and Veronica Escobar – and State Senator César Blanco of El Paso and State Representative Chris Turner of Arlington. In addition, Allred has earned the support of organizations like the Congressional Black Caucus PAC, Foreign Policy for America, American Federation of Government Employees, and End Citizens United // Let America Vote.