Brianna Hinojosa-Flores

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Brianna Hinojosa-Flores
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Candidate for
U.S. House, Texas, District 6
PartyDemocratic
Prior offices
Coppell City Council
2005-Present
Education
Bachelor'sTrinity University
Master'sThe University of Texas at Arlington
J.D.St. Mary's University School of Law
Personal
ProfessionPatent Attorney at Research In Motion
Websites
Campaign website
Brianna Hinojosa-Flores was a 2012 Democratic candidate who sought election to the U.S. House to represent the 6th Congressional District of Texas.

Biography

Hinojosa-Flores earned her B.S. in Engineering from Trinity University. She went on to receive her J.D. from St. Mary's University School of Law and her MBA from the University of Texas at Arlington. Hinojosa-Flores has served as a member of the Coppell City Council since 2005. She is currently employed as a patent attorney.[1]

Issues

Campaign themes

2012

Hinojosa-Flores's campaign website listed the following issues:[2]

  • Health and Wellness
Excerpt: "One of Brianna’s many passions is the health and wellness of Texans, especially that of young children. Brianna supported the Health and Wellness initiative, “Living Well in Coppell” and encouraged the City to join Michelle Obama’s “Let’s Move” campaign."
  • Jobs and the Economy
Excerpt: "As a municipal leader, Brianna has seen the impact that federal initiatives such as the Recovery Act and the American Jobs Act can have on generating local jobs. Brianna is an advocate of local job creation and the support of small businesses."
  • Investing in Education
Excerpt: "North Texas must be globally competitive to thrive economically. In order to do so, we must invest in the education of our children. In recent years, devastating cuts have been made precisely to early childhood education, which studies prove is the greatest indicator of future educational success."

Elections

2012

See also: Texas' 6th Congressional District elections, 2012

Hinojosa-Flores ran in the 2012 election for the U.S. House to represent Texas' 6th District. She was defeated by Kenneth Sanders in the Democratic primary on May 29, 2012.[3][4]

Personal

Hinojosa-Flores is married and has two children.[1]

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