Eddie Lucio, Jr.'s file:
Lucio, Jr.

Democrat from Texas

Brownsville native Eddie Lucio, Jr., was first elected to the Texas Senate in 1990, after serving two terms in the Texas House of Representatives.

Recent statements involving Eddie Lucio, Jr.

Nearly 40 percent of his McAllen-area constituents suffer from obesity.

Says Texas does not regulate the appearance of some kinds of imitation firearms sold in Texas.

"A miscarriage is considered an abortion."

Recent stories featuring Eddie Lucio, Jr.

Eddie Lucio: 40 percent of McAllen constituents obese:

How often does a lawmaker say too many constituents are too fat? Eddie Lucio dared.

Mailbag: “What a complete waste of newsprint.”:

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