Jeff Leach, Republican running for State Representative in District 67, announced today that he has earned the endorsement of the Concerned Women for America Legislative Action Committee (CWALAC), the legislative and advocacy arm of the nationâ€™s largest public policy womenâ€™s organization. CWA is a pro-life, pro-family organization staunchly committed to upholding the moral values upon which America was founded. The organizationâ€™s membership numbers 500,000 nationwide, including 26,000 in Texas alone.
Penny Nance, President and Chief Executive Officer of CWALAC said, â€śJeff Leach is exactly the kind of principled, convicted conservative the Texas House needs. I am proud to offer him our support.â€ť
â€śAs we head into the next Legislative Session in Texas, it is more important than ever that we send representatives to Austin with the strong moral fiber to stand up for our traditional values. Jeff Leach is a pro-life, pro-family conservative who will always fight for that in which he believes,â€ť continued Ann Hettinger, State Director of Concerned Women for America of Texas.
Michelle Smith, East Texas Area Director Concerned Women for America of Texas, said, â€śThe people of Collin County deserve a true conservative leader representing them in Austin. They will have such a representative in Jeff Leach.â€ť
In response, Jeff Leach said, â€śI am honored to have the endorsement of CWALAC, an organization that works tirelessly to advance our traditional conservative values in every level of government.â€ť
Running for Texas House of Representative in District 67, Jeff Leach was raised in Plano and graduated from Plano Senior High School. He is a graduate of SMUâ€™s Dedman School of Law and currently practices with the law firm of Griffith Nixon Davison, P.C. He received his undergraduate degree from Baylor University. Jeff and his wife Becky are active members of Prestonwood Baptist Church in Plano. They live in Plano with their two children Brady, age 4, and Charlotte, age 1.
In addition to numerous community leaders across North Texas and in District 67, Leach has previously earned endorsements from statewide organizations including Texans For Fiscal Responsibility, Young Conservatives of Texas, Texas Right to Life, Conservative Republicans of Texas and the Collin County Conservative Republicans, among others. Leach is also â€śAâ€ť rated by the NRA and is the only candidate in the race for House District 67 that has been â€śTeaApprovedâ€ť by the North Texas Tea Party.