• February 9, 2018

Patrick Endorsed by Texas Restaurant Association

Patrick Endorsed by Texas Restaurant Association

150 150 Dan Patrick, Lieutenant Governor

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

February 9, 2018

Patrick Endorsed by Texas Restaurant Association

“…a tireless advocate for business by helping to lower taxes, reduce burdensome regulations and create a climate of opportunity for all Texans.”

HOUSTON, TX – Lt. Governor Dan Patrick announced today that he has been endorsed by the Texas Restaurant Association. In making the endorsement, Richie Jackson, CEO, Texas Restaurant Association, said:

“The Texas Restaurant Association PAC is proud to endorse Dan Patrick for reelection as Texas’ Lieutenant Governor. He has proven himself to be a tireless advocate for business by helping to lower taxes, reduce burdensome regulations and create a climate of opportunity for all Texans. The restaurant and food service industry currently accounts for 10% of our state’s employment and by 2027 that figure is expected to rise to 16.3%. We need strong leadership like Patrick’s to manage and continue this growth.”

“I am very proud to earn the endorsement of the Texas Restaurant Association and their hard-working members,” said Lt. Governor Dan Patrick.

The Texas Restaurant Association (TRA) is the leading business association for Texas’ $52.4 billion foodservice industry, which spans over 43,000 locations throughout the state, employing a workforce of 1.2 million – 12% of the state’s employment.

For more information about Texans for Dan Patrick, go to DanPatrick.org

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