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Texas Civil Justice League Releases Video as Part of Statewide Campaign to Increase Voter Participation in Judicial Races

AUSTIN, Texas, Feb. 20, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The Texas Civil Justice League (TCJL) has released a new video featuring U.S. Sen. John Cornyn (Texas) discussing the importance of electing the best-qualified judicial candidates in the upcoming primary election.

The video is part of a TCJL statewide advocacy campaign to increase voter participation in judicial races. The organization, which advocates for a fair and balanced judicial system in Texas, has launched a voter education effort aimed at increasing awareness throughout the state about the importance of electing qualified judges.

Click here to view the video.

Senator Cornyn was first elected to the United States Senate in 2002 and was re-elected in 2008 to serve another six years. He previously served on the Texas Supreme Court and as the Texas Attorney General.

For more information about judicial races in Texas, visit www.texasjudges.org, a TCJL website that provides information about the state's judicial system and candidates running in judicial races.

About the Texas Civil Justice League
Founded in 1986, the Texas Civil Justice League (TCJL) advocates for a fair and balanced judicial system in Texas. The Austin-based group is the oldest and largest state legal reform organization in the nation, with membership comprised of corporate businesses, law firms, professional and trade associations, health care providers and individual citizens. www.tcjl.com

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