Tribpedia: Ron Reynolds

Ron Reynolds, is State Representative for Fort Bend County's House District 27. He is the first African American elected as State Representative in Fort Bend County since Reconstruction. Ron represents parts of Houston, Missouri City, Sugar Land, Pearland, Stafford, Fresno and Arcola.

Ron is a graduate of Texas Southern University and received his degree in Public Affairs, "magna cum ...

Attorney General Ken Paxton, r, with U.S. Sen. Ted Cruz and Gov. Greg Abbott during the press conference praising federal Judge Andrew S. Hanen's immigration ruling on Feb. 18, 2015.
Attorney General Ken Paxton, r, with U.S. Sen. Ted Cruz and Gov. Greg Abbott during the press conference praising federal Judge Andrew S. Hanen's immigration ruling on Feb. 18, 2015.

The Brief: Rangers Asked to Join Paxton Investigation

The question of whether Attorney General Ken Paxton will be charged in connection with his failure to register with the State Securities Board while soliciting clients for investment firms could now rest in the hands of the Texas Rangers.

Texas Lawmakers to Consider Police Body Cameras

As a bystander's video of a South Carolina cop shooting and killing an unarmed black man reignites a national debate over police brutality, Texas lawmakers are set to discuss police body cameras in a public hearing. “Imagine if that officer in South Carolina had on a body camera," said state Rep. Ron Reynolds. "It’s highly doubtful that he would have behaved the way he did." 

 

 

Rep. Ron Reynolds, D-Missouri City, during a House Environmental Regulations Committee on April 16, 2013.
Rep. Ron Reynolds, D-Missouri City, during a House Environmental Regulations Committee on April 16, 2013.

Mistrial Declared in Reynolds' Barratry Case

After a mistrial was declared Monday in the case of state Rep. Ron Reynolds, D-Missouri City, a new trial was scheduled to start Jan. 5. Reynolds is accused of illegally offering legal services to accident victims within 30 days of their incidents. Reynolds has denied any wrongdoing.

Barratry Charges Against Reynolds Are Dropped

Barratry charges were dropped against state Rep. Ron Reynolds, D-Missouri City, after federal charges were brought against a former Harris County District Attorney's Office investigator who was the primary investigator on Reynolds' case.  As many as 125 other cases could be affected, according to the Harris County District Attorney's Office.