Ortiz to run for another term
Valley Freedom Newspapers
Ortiz to run for two more years in Congress
U.S. Rep. Solomon P. Ortiz, D-Corpus Christi, said he plans to run for another two-year term.
Ortiz, a former Nueces County sheriff, has represented the Congressional district that includes Corpus Christi and Brownsville since 1983.
Ortiz is chairman of the Subcommittee on Military Readiness and Military Construction, and he serves on the House Resources Committee. He is chairman of the House Border Caucus and has been in Congress longer than any other Texas House member.