BROWNSVILLE, Texas – State Sen. Eddie Lucio is retiring from public office having spent 34 years in the Legislature – four years as a state representative and 30 as a state senator.

In a video series on his legacy, the Rio Grande Guardian International News Service interviewed the senator on a range of subjects. Part Three, below, focuses on Lucio’s respect for the late Bob Bullock, one of the most famous lieutenant governors Texas has had.


Editor’s Note: This is third in a five part video series on state Sen. Eddie Lucio’s time as a state legislator. Part One features the senator’s efforts to bring a medical school to the Rio Grande Valley. Click here to watch it. Part Two features the senator’s work to improve infrastructure to the Rio Grande Valley. Click here to watch it.

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