Tribpedia: Chente Quintanilla

Four Years Later, Quintanilla Wants Back Under the Dome

Incumbent state Rep. Mary Gonzalez, D-Clint, is facing a primary challenge from former state Rep. Inocente “Chente” Quintanilla.
Incumbent state Rep. Mary Gonzalez, D-Clint, is facing a primary challenge from former state Rep. Inocente “Chente” Quintanilla.

Four years after forgoing re-election to run for another office, Inocente “Chente” Quintanilla is vying to return to the Texas House. But the current incumbent, state Rep. Mary González, D-Clint, says Quintanilla just missed "being part of the Austin life."