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Democrat Eddie Lucio Jr., known for voting with Republicans on key issues, to retire after three decades in Texas Senate

The Brownsville Democrat, who made the announcement Thursday, has served in the upper chamber since 1991.

State Sen. Eddie Lucio Jr., D-Brownsville, on the Senate floor on April 11, 2019.

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