Tuesday, July 1, 2014

Texas Tejano Democrats Ramsey Muniz Resolution Passed January 25, 2014

A Resolution in Support of Commutation of Sentence for Ramsey Muñiz

WHEREAS Ramsey Muñiz had the courage to run for Governor of Texas in 1972 and 1974, winning 214,118 votes; and

WHEREAS Ramsey Muñiz has made contributions of timeless significance to the cause of advancing civil rights for all; and

WHEREAS Ramsey Muñiz has kept faith in the Tejano community all his life; and

WHEREAS President Barack Obama has the power to free Ramsey Muniz, as in South Africa President F.W. De Klerk used that power to free Nelson Mandela; and

WHEREAS Ramsey Muñiz is 71 years old, is eligible for and deserves clemency

BE IT RESOLVED that the State Tejano Democrats support the commutation of sentence for Ramsey Muniz and his immediate release from incarceration.

Resolution Approved

Saturday, January 25, 2014

Othon Medina

Chairman State Tejano Democrats

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