State Representative Richard Peña Raymond

Richard Peña Raymond


State Representative Richard Peña Raymond ​was first elected to represent HD 42 (Laredo) in 1992. He is the Chair of the House Defense and Veterans’ Affairs Committee and serves as a member of the State Affairs Committee as well. He received his degree in Government from the University of Texas at Austin and his J.D. from the University of Texas School of Law.


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