Senator Ellis Press Release

For Immediate Release
December 29, 2013

Contact: David Edmonson
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Senator Ellis the on Passing of Jack Blanton

Senator Rodney Ellis (D-Houston) released the following statement:

"I am saddened to learn of the passing of Jack Blanton, one of Texas' great leaders over the past half century and someone I'm proud to call my friend. He dedicated his time, effort, and knowledge to the improvement of the state and Houston, and we're all better for it. Jack provided an example of what it truly means to be a civic leader. He'll be missed dearly."