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Texas Senate Confirms Rolando Pablos As Secretary of State

February 14, 2017
Contact: Sam Taylor
512-463-6116

AUSTIN, TX – Today, Rolando Pablos received Senate confirmation to serve as Texas’ 111th Secretary of State. Following the vote of the full Senate, Secretary Pablos expressed his sincere gratitude to Governor Abbott for his appointment and to the Senate and Senate Nominations Committee for their unanimous consent.

“I would like to thank Governor Abbott for entrusting me with the responsibilities of the office of Secretary of State,” Secretary Pablos said. “I would also like to thank members of the Senate, specifically the members of the Senate Nominations Committee, for their support and feedback throughout the confirmation process. I look forward to working with the legislature and all Texans to ensure that the Lone Star State continues to enjoy a high profile on the global stage and serves as a beacon of economic opportunity.”

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