I filed

Today, I filed for re-election in House District 101 and I released the following statement: “Serving the constituents of our district is the best and most important part of my job,” Turner said. “I look forward to continuing to work on behalf of Arlington and Grand Prairie by fighting for local priorities, such as transportation. I will also continue to work hard for UT-Arlington, Tarrant County College and the Arlington and Mansfield school districts.  "In Austin, I look forward to continuing to

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2017 Constitutional Amendment Election

This week marks the start of early voting for the 2017 Constitutional Amendment election. While these constitutional amendment elections normally don’t have high turnout rates, they’re still important for our state and our community. The voter ID procedure for this election is the same as it was in 2016.  If you have a photo ID, you should bring it to the polls to vote. If you don’t have a photo ID, you can still cast a ballot as long as you bring other proof of identification, such as your voter registration certificate, utility bill, or bank statement. You’ll then have to sign a “reasonab

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ACA & District Spotlight

There has been a lot of talk in recent days (and weeks and months) about the Affordable Care Act (ACA). Unfortunately, much of the focus has been on the attempts to dismantle the law, even though the result could be 32 million Americans losing their health insurance coverage. The Trump Administration has made it abundantly clear that it wants the ACA

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Health Care: Take Action Now!

This week on Capitol Hill, there's been a lot of talk about the Graham-Cassidy healthcare bill, the Republicans’ latest scheme to repeal Obamacare. I know that it's hard to keep track of all the proposals the Republicans in Washington have been floating around; however, according to every report I've read, this may be, by far, the most harmful plan yet. According to the 

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