Representative Richard Peña Raymond

Richard Peña Raymond was born in Alice, Texas and raised in Benavides, Texas (population 1,900) graduating from the high school there.

He got involved in politics as a very young man fighting political corruption in his home county of Duval.

Representative Raymond received a B.A. from the University of Texas at Austin, majoring in Government and minoring in History. He later received a J.D. from the University of Texas School of Law.

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