Texas House of Representatives District 52
Lucio Valdez is the Republican Candidate. A police and military veteran, Valdez is a former three-term Hutto City Council Member, a retired Sergeant Major for the U.S. Army after 33 years of service, and a father of three boys. Valdez’s top priorities include securing the Texas border, increasing healthcare funding for women and children , reducing property taxes for Texas homeowners, and improving school safety measures.
Criminal Justice & Public Safety
Education Funding & Teacher Pay
Texas Economy & Taxes
Government Transparency & Ethics
Infrastructure & Environment
James Talarico is the current Representative for State House District 52, and the Democratic Candidate. A Round Rock Native, Talarico is a former public-school teacher and Executive Director for an education-based nonprofit organization. Talarico’s top priorities include growing the Texas economy and local workforce, increasing state funding for public schools, expanding access to healthcare coverage across the state, and lowering property taxes for Texas homeowners.