Harris County Judge Ed Emmett Testifies Before RPT Platform Committee on Immigration
by TexasGOPVote on June 10, 2010 at 7:32 AM
Harris County Judge Ed Emmett appeared before the Republican Party of Texas Platform Committee for a second time to testify in favor of responsible immigration reform ahead of the Texas Republican Convention.
Judge Emmett says that immigration reform is not only crucial for the well ordered functioning of society, but for the Republican Party as well. The Judge believes that the loss of Hispanic votes will hurt the Republican Party in elections to come.
This is Emmett's second appearance before the platform committee. on Tuesday Emmett testified in front of the 6 member immigration sub-committee speaking in favor of immigration reform. Yesterday Emmett addressed the entire 31 member committee. Texas GOP Vote was granted an exclusive interview with Judge Emmett immediately after his testimony to hear his comments on his testimony.