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

"The platform of the Republican Party says deport everybody and to hell with it."

"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."

Recent stories featuring Gilberto Hinojosa

Obama, Dewhurst and a climate change musical figured into readers’ favorite April fact checks:

What do Barack Obama, David Dewhurst and a climate change musical have in common?

Readers flocked to fact checks about them in April. We highlight the Texas top 10.

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.


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