Upshur County Republican chairmen unanimously endorse Simpson
March 26, 2012 at 7:54 a.m.
State Rep. David Simpson announced Monday that all sitting Republican precinct chairmen in Upshur County have unanimously endorsed his campaign for re-election to Texas' House District 7. Simpson faces Tommy Merritt in his re-election bid.
"Real voters have had enough of the same tired politicians running things," Pct. 14 Chairman Matt Byrd, of Gladewater, said. "David Simpson proved this last session that he will champion our East Texas conservative values. I know he will do a good job representing Upshur County and I'm proud to endorse David for re-election as state representative for District 7."
The precinct chairs endorsing Simpson are: Kenneth Yates, Keith Barber, Lanette Crittenden, Joy Connery, Madaline Barber, Troy "Cotton" Jones, Blanton Dawson, Jackie Oliver, Cynthia Ridgeway, Jed Hefner, Bill Stenger, Kenneth Yates, Matt Byrd, Joe Dodd, Ken Patterson, Teresa Huggins and Glenn Leach.
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