AUSTIN - State Representative Abel Herrero (D, Robstown) was officially sworn in to the Texas House of Representatives today during the commencement of the 85th Legislative Session.

"It is an honor and privilege to begin my sixth term serving the people of House District 34,” Rep. Herrero said. “I look forward to working with Coastal Bend residents on their priorities, including fully funding our neighborhood schools, supporting our veterans, and ending family violence once and for all. Only together can we spark positive change and keep Texas moving forward."

State Representative Abel Herrero represents House District 34, which includes Robstown, Bishop, Banquete, Petronila, Aqua Dulce, Driscoll and parts of Corpus Christi and Sandia.