Candidate fo US Senate, Maxey Scherr Visits with Lubbock Residents

Published 01/31 2014 03:44PM

Updated 01/31 2014 05:55PM

Texas Democratic Women of the South Plains hosted a program noon Friday with US Senate candidate Maxey Scherr.
Scherr is a lawyer and single mother from El Paso.
Scherr is also a graduate of the Texas Tech School of Law.
"When I review the voting records of guys like John Cornyn and Ted Cruz, I refuse to be quiet. And that's why I chose to run for US Senate," Scherr tol the crowd,
Issues on Scherr's plate include immigration reform, raising the minimum wage and working to fix Obamacare.
Scherr is among 5 democratic and 8 republican candidates vying for the Senate seat, including current US Senator John Cornyn who is running for re-election.
Primary elections are March 4th and the general election is November 4th.

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