SD19 special: The campaign of Rep. Roland Gutierrez (D-San Antonio) announced the endorsements of Rep. Ina Minjarez (D-San Antonio), Bexar County Judge Nelson Wolff (D), and Bexar Co. Comms. Chico Rodriguez (D) and Paul Elizondo (D). Minjarez is the fourth Bexar Co. Democratic legislator to endorse Gutierrez. Leo Pacheco, the Democratic nominee for HD118, has also endorsed Gutierrez.
Meanwhile, San Antonio attorney Charlie Urbina Jones reactivated his campaign committee for the race. A longtime Democratic activist, Jones has been the Texas Democratic Veterans’ representative on the State Democratic Executive Committee. He unsuccessfully sought the chairmanship of the Texas Democratic Party in 2006 and the Bexar Co. Democratic Party in 2002, and he lost a 1998 general election challenge to then-U.S. Rep. Henry Bonilla (R-San Antonio), 64%-35%. Former Rep. and U.S. Rep. Pete Gallego (D-Alpine) is also in the race.
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