Sen. Eddie Lucio Jr. (D-Brownsville) has invited supporters to an “important announcement” and press conference in Harlingen tomorrow (Thursday) morning. Some capitol insiders believe he will announce his retirement. Lucio was first elected to SD27 (Lean D) in 1990 following two terms in the House.

Lake City Republican precinct chair Israel O. Salinas established a campaign committee for a potential run for the seat.

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