Gilberto Hinojosa's file:

Democrat from Texas

Gilberto Hinojosa, a former elected judge for Cameron County in the Rio Grande Valley, won election as chairman of the Texas Democratic Party in June 2012.

Recent statements involving Gilberto Hinojosa

"Kesha Rogers is not a Democrat."

"This is the first time in Texas history -- and only the fourth time in United States history -- that two women are running for the top spots."

40,000 veterans in Texas won’t get health care because Perry rejected Obamacare's Medicaid expansion.

Says if Texas abortion measure passes, "someone living in El Paso would have to drive 550 miles each way to San Antonio for something as simple as cervical cancer screening."

"The economy added more jobs during four years under Obama than it did in the entire eight years under George W. Bush."  

Recent stories featuring Gilberto Hinojosa

Texas Truth-O-Meter: Kesha Rogers is a Democrat:

Kesha Rogers is not a Democrat, according to the chairman of the Texas Democratic Party. We concluded otherwise.

UPDATED: Grading Texas claims by, and about, Barack Obama:

The president’s one-day swing to the Austin area gave rise to fact checks of, and about, him.

Obama, Perry, Hinojosa and jobs, jobs, jobs:

Barack Obama came and went. Rick Perry and a leader of Texas Democrats took the occasion to loft jobs-related claims--now fact-checked.

Obama’s record on the Truth-O-Meter:

President Obama, stopping in Austin, naturally figures into many fact checks.


Gauging Republican beliefs about Obama:

Our look at a Texas Democrat’s claim about Republicans and Barack Obama led a reader to point out a poll we’d overlooked.

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