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For Immediate Release
October 25, 2016
Texas Retailers PAC Announces Political Endorsements
AUSTIN – October 25, 2016 – The Texas Retailers Association’s Political Action Committee (TRAPAC) has announced its endorsements of the following political candidates for the November 2016 general election. TRA represents more than 320,000 retail establishments in Texas ranging from single store operators to multinational corporations.
“These elected officials have shown the retail industry in Texas that they value our contributions to their communities, not only through the services we provide, but employment opportunities and economic development our stores bring to Texas,” George Kelemen, President and CEO of the Texas Retailers Association, said. “We are proud to support all of these candidates in their bid for reelection.”
TRA and its membership appreciate the hard work and dedication shown by these elected officials to keep Texas retail friendly and support the retail industry.
Juan “Chuy” Hinojosa
Texas House of Representatives
Angie Chen Button
Eddie Lucio III