State Rep. Chris Turner Receives Texas Veterans Commission’s Leadership Award

[caption id="attachment_340" align="alignright" width="379" caption="Major (Ret) Eliseo "Al" Cantu of the Texas Veterans' Commission stands with State Representative Chris Turner in front of a mock-up of the first Texas Lottery's Veterans Scratch-off game, which will be released on November 9, 2009. Also pictured are State Senators Leticia Van De Putte and Wendy Davis. "]

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New lottery game to benefit Texas veterans

By AMY JOHNSTON | KVUE News | October 19, 2009 Click here to watch the video. About 1.7 million veterans live in Texas, but the state do

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Rep. Chris Turner Receives Endorsement of Texas’ Largest Police Officers’ Organization

With CLEAT Endorsement and Fundraising Success, Turner Starts 2010 Election Cycle Strong Arlington – Today, State Representative Chris Turner received the endorsement of the Combined Law Enforcement Associations of Texas (CLEAT). This endorsement comes just weeks after Turne

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Turner Named “Freshman of the Year” by the Bi-Partisan Legislative Veterans Caucus

As a result of Turner’s effective work on veterans’ issues, the bipartisan Veterans’ Caucus named Turner its “Freshman of the Year” for the 81st Legislative Session. “I am humbled to have received this tremendous honor from my colleagues, and I intend to keep fighting for Texas veterans and their families,” Turner said. Turner passed several key measures to aid Texas veterans and their families: Turner filed and passed legislation that will generate up to $14 million over the next two years to pay for critical services for Texas veterans. This measure, which

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