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Judith Zaffirini sworn in for new term

Zaffirini says she is confident she will be able to avoid any potentially devastating cuts to education, higher learning, and health and human services
Senator Judith Zaffirini sworn in
Senator Judith Zaffirini sworn in(KGNS)
Published: Jan. 13, 2021 at 10:20 AM CST
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LAREDO, Tex. (KGNS) -Senator Judith Zaffirini was sworn in for a new term on Tuesday representing Senate District 21.

Zaffirini took the oath of office on Tuesday afternoon during an abbreviated and lightly attended ceremony.

The senator is not deterred by the uncertainty of the coming 140 days; however, despite new challenges she says she looks forward to collaborating with her colleagues to improve the lives of Texans’ by focusing on pandemic recovery, strengthening our schools, and improving access to health care.

She says she is confident she will be able to avoid any potentially devastating cuts to education, higher learning, and health and human services.

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