Texas Constitutional Amendments Election Results

Texas Constitutional Amendments Election Results

(ROCKWALL, TX — November 6, 2019) Texas voters approved all but one proposition in the Constitutional Amendments Election on Nov. 5. Here’s a breakdown on the voting results: -Texas Proposition 2 received 65 percent of the vote in its favor. The measure allows the Texas Water Development Board to issue general obligation bonds up to […]

Statement From Rep. Justin Holland on Recent Announcement by Speaker Dennis Bonnen

Statement From Rep. Justin Holland on Recent Announcement by Speaker Dennis Bonnen

(ROCKWALL, TX — October 22, 2019) The Office of State Rep. Justin Holland released the following statement on the recent announcement by Speaker Dennis Bonnen that he will not seek reelection for the office of Speaker of the Texas House: “Today’s announcement by Speaker Bonnen that he will not seek the Office of The Speaker […]

Rep. Holland Names Jenni Knox District Director

Rep. Holland Names Jenni Knox District Director

(ROCKWALL, TX — December 11, 2018) On Monday, Dec. 10, Representative Justin Holland announced that Jenni Knox will serve as the HD-33 District Director. “Jenni has served our community for the past 15 years through various volunteer organizations. She has just the experience we desired in this position and we are thrilled to have her […]

Letter to the Editor: House Bill 3976 keeps TRS-Care alive for retired teachers

Letter to the Editor: House Bill 3976 keeps TRS-Care alive for retired teachers

During the 85th Legislative Session, TRS-Care faced dire circumstances that resulted in painful cost increases for Texas public education retirees. As the Executive Director of the Texas Retired Teachers Association (TRTA), I have heard from thousands of retired school personnel about how the new health insurance plans, which go into effect in January 2018, will […]

Rep. Holland wraps up first legislative session in the Texas House

Rep. Holland wraps up first legislative session in the Texas House

(ROCKWALL, TX — May 31, 2017) In the 140 days of the 85th Texas Legislature, State Representative Justin Holland (R-Heath) successfully passed a package of bold and conservative legislation through the House as well as the Senate, in which currently await Governor Abbott’s signature before officially becoming law. State Rep. Holland authored legislation that cuts […]

Rep. Holland appointed to House Sub-Committee on State and Local Bonded Indebtedness

(ROCKWALL, TX — March 15, 2017) Representative Tan Parker, Chairman of the House Committee on Investments and Financial Services, appointed Representative Justin Holland (R-Heath) to the House Sub-Committee on State and Local Bonded Indebtedness. The sub-committee is charged with considering legislative measures dealing with the authority to issue bonds, the effects of bonded indebtedness on […]

State Rep-Elect Justin Holland set to begin first term in Texas House

State Rep-Elect Justin Holland set to begin first term in Texas House

(AUSTIN, TX – Jan. 6, 2017) The 85th Texas Legislature is set to convene next Tuesday, January 10. The first order of business for the Legislature is the swearing-in ceremony where Justin Holland will officially become the State Representative for House District 33. “I look forward to making progress on critical issues that are important […]

Audio from the Oct. 5 Candidates’ Forum hosted by the Rockwall Bar Association

Audio from the Oct. 5 Candidates’ Forum hosted by the Rockwall Bar Association

(ROCKWALL, TX — Oct. 6, 2016) The Rockwall County Bar Association welcomed former  WFAA-TV Channel 8 News Anchor Gloria Campos as the moderator for its 2016 Candidates’ Forum yesterday held at the Rockwall County Courthouse (1111 East Yellow Jacket Ln). Candidates seeking public office in the upcoming general election in November answered questions on various topics […]

Top law enforcement, first responders endorse Justin Holland for Texas House

Top law enforcement, first responders endorse Justin Holland for Texas House

(ROCKWALL/HEATH, TX — April 13, 2016) Local and districtwide first responders and public safety organizations united behind and endorsed conservative Justin Holland in his campaign to be the next State Representative of House District 33. The Dallas Police Association; Rockwall Police Officers Association; Rockwall Firefighters Association; Heath Police and Fire Association; Garland Fire Fighters Association; […]

Dallas Police Association endorses Holland in runoff election

Dallas Police Association endorses Holland in runoff election

(DALLAS, TX – March 24, 2016) The Dallas Police Association (DPA) today announced their endorsement of conservative businessman Justin Holland in the Republican primary runoff for Texas House, District 33. Due to the importance of public safety, the DPA endorsement is one of the most sought-after endorsements in Texas. Founded in 1959, the Dallas Police […]