Returning Victory for Cornyn

Republican U.S. Senator John Cornyn will be returning to Washington after defeating Democratic challenger Rick Noriega last night.

Cornyn told his supporters in Austin that he plans to re-double his efforts to represent Texans on Capitol Hill.

image of speaker, click here for audio“Let me repeat something that I said during the course of the campaign, no matter where you live, no matter who you are, no matter what your station in life my be — I’m absolutely determined to represent everyone of you to the best of my ability.”

Noriega, who’s from Houston, called Cornyn to congratulate him before he conceded the race last night.


Jack Williams

Jack Williams

News Director and Afternoon Host

Jack Williams is HPM’s news director and afternoon host on News 88.7. He’s been with the organization since 2000, including stints as a reporter and news anchor. Jack leads the largest public radio newsroom in Texas and has overseen significant growth in HPM’s news division since he became news director...

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