Senator Lucio's 2003 Press Releases

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Icon: Press ReleaseDecember 5, 2003
Sen. Lucio files for re-election

Icon: Press ReleaseNovember 13, 2003
Sen. Lucio to rename Queen Isabella Causeway Queen Isabella Memorial Bridge in official ceremony

Icon: Press ReleaseNovember 12, 2003
Sen. Lucio thanks Lt. Gov. Dewhurst for appointment to Senate Select Committee on Water Policy

Icon: Press ReleaseOctober 30, 2003
Sen. Lucio announces press conference to present Advisory Committee of Senate District 27 Superintendents

Icon: Press ReleaseOctober 16, 2003
Mercedes colonias approved for $3.3 million in water and sewer improvements

Icon: Media BroadcastSeptember 18, 2003
Press Conference: Democrat Senators Reactions

Icon: Press ReleaseSeptember 17, 2003
Sen. Lucio Announces $500,000 Grant to Brownsville Public Utility Board for Desalination Seawater Projects

Icon: Press ReleaseSeptember 11, 2003
Press Conference Media Advisory

Icon: Press ReleaseJuly 30, 2003
Sen. Lucio Appointed to Joint Interim Committee on Public School Finance

Icon: Press ReleaseJuly 23, 2003
Sen. Lucio votes against redistricting bill in Senate Jurisprudence Committee

Icon: Press ReleaseJuly 16, 2003
Senator files "TexasNextStep" Bill for Current Special Session

Icon: Press ReleaseJuly 11, 2003
Lucio Files Bill to Eliminate "Toughman" Competitions

Icon: Press ReleaseJuly 2, 2003
Sen. Lucio files bill requesting $19 million for RAHC support

Icon: Press ReleaseJune 27, 2003
State Sen. Eddie Lucio, Jr., recovering from mild heart attack, announces for re-elections

Icon: Press ReleaseJune 20, 2003
Senator Lucio Scheduled to Return Home After Brief Hospitalization

Icon: Press ReleaseJune 18, 2003
Update on Sen. Lucio's Condition

Icon: Press ReleaseJune 18, 2003
Statement on Sen. Lucio admitted to hospital in Fort Worth

Icon: Press ReleaseJune 1, 2003
Legislature passes bill to create Joint Interim Study on Public School Nutrition

Icon: Press ReleaseJune 1, 2003
Senator Lucio votes against State Appropriations Bill

Icon: Press ReleaseMay 31, 2003
Historic bill addressing water needs wins final legislative approval in both Chambers

Icon: Press ReleaseMay 28, 2003
Sen. Lucio's constituents confirmed by full Texas Senate to serve on boards

Icon: Press ReleaseMay 27, 2003
Early Graduation Scholarship Program enhancements meet Senate approval

Icon: Press ReleaseMay 21, 2003
Texas Senate enacts state penalties for human smuggling and trafficking

Icon: Press ReleaseMay 21, 2003
Texas Senate approves TexasNextStep Bill

Icon: Press ReleaseMay 14, 2003
Texas Senate approves Sen. Lucios battle against childhood obesity

Icon: Press ReleaseMay 12, 2003
Sen. Lucio's efforts for RAHC funding prevail

Icon: Press ReleaseMay 6, 2003
Statement from Senator Lucio regarding passage of House Bill 5; The School Finance Plan

Icon: Press ReleaseMay 6, 2003
Senate Education Committee approves bill creating joint interim committee to study nutrition and health of public school children

Icon: Press ReleaseMay 5, 2003
Bill to expand Texas Transportation Commission passes House

Icon: Media BroadcastApril 26, 2003
Governor for a Day Inauguration Ceremony

Icon: Press ReleaseApril 24, 2003
Senate approves expansion of Texas Transportation Commission

Icon: Press ReleaseApril 22, 2003
Natural Resources Committee approves landmark bill by Sen. Lucio creating Rio Grande Regional Water Authority

Icon: Press ReleaseApril 21, 2003
Governor for a Day Program

Icon: Press ReleaseApril 15, 2003
Texas Senate approves bill establishing policies for public school counselors

Icon: Press ReleaseApril 9, 2003
OP-ED: Life Without Parole Would Respond to Public Demand in Texas

Icon: Press ReleaseApril 7, 2003
Victims Families, Survivors and Participants of Queen Isabella Bridge Collapse Honored

Icon: Media BroadcastApril 2, 2003
Press conference on "Insurance"

Icon: Press ReleaseApril 1, 2003
Criminal Justice Committee Approves Life Without Parole Bill

Icon: Media BroadcastMarch 31, 2003
Press conference on "Senate Bill 474: Nutrition for School Children"

Icon: Press ReleaseMarch 28, 2003
Legendary Tejano Stars to Perform a Governor for a Day

Icon: Press ReleaseMarch 20, 2003
Sen. Lucio and Sen. Hinojosa co-author bill renaming Kingsville Pharmacy School the Irma Rangel Pharmacy School

Icon: Press ReleaseMarch 18, 2003
Sen. Lucio Asks South Texas Citizensto Lower Flags in Memory of Rep. Irma Rangel

Icon: Press ReleaseMarch 10, 2003
Governor For A Day; Sen. Lucio invites South Texas to grand celebration

Icon: Press ReleaseMarch 10, 2003
Invitation to grand opening of new district office in Weslaco

Icon: Press ReleaseMarch 6, 2003
Limited ordinance making authority bill passes to curb proliferation of colonias

Icon: Press ReleaseMarch 3, 2003
Media Advisory: International Relations and Trade Committee Meeting

Icon: Press ReleaseFebruary 20, 2003
Sen. Lucio Files Bill to Improve Living Conditions Along the Border

Icon: Press ReleaseFebruary 13, 2003
Sen. Lucio files Texas Schoolchildrens Nutrition and Health Act

Icon: Media BroadcastFebruary 13, 2003
Press Conference on "Texas Schoolchildrens Nutrition and Health Advisory Council"

Icon: Press ReleaseFebruary 10, 2003
Media Advisory: Sen. Lucio announces landmark bill creating Texas Schoolchildrens Nutrition and Health Advisory Council

Icon: Press ReleaseFebruary 4, 2003
Media Advisory: Senate International Relations and Trade Committee Meeting

Icon: Press ReleaseFebruary 3, 2003
Third Option Proposed to Toughen Capital Crime Punishment

Icon: Media BroadcastJanuary 29, 2003
Press Conference on "SB 310"

Icon: Press ReleaseJanuary 23, 2003
SSen. Lucio files bill establishing policies for school counselors' work time and roles regarding assessment tests

Icon: Press ReleaseJanuary 14, 2003
Sen. Lucio Voted President Pro Tempore by Texas Senate Slated to be Next Governor for a Day