Texas state rep District 115

Karen Browwnlee
Brief Biography
  • Serves on the Credit Union Committee for the state of Texas

  • Former teacher and Principal 

  • Has experience as a leadership communications consultant, speech writer and blogger

Education
  • Believes charter school accountability to be a top priority

  • Aims to  push to increase education and teacher funding

  • Aims to push to increase financial literacy education

criminal Justice
  • Will work to promote justice reform

  • Hopes to work on innovations to reduce recidivism

  • Will promote increasing standards for law enforcement

Additional Priorities

Will work to promote:

  • Right to life abortion policies

  • Foster care system reform

  • Property owners and property rights

  • Property tax relief

Julia Johnson
Brief Biography
  • Owns and operates her own law firm in Dallas county 

  • Has 20 years experience in law

  • Appointed to the House committee on the Insurance and Judiciary & Civil Jurisprudence

Education
  • Intends to work to expand pre-k education and increase the basic allotment per student 

  • Wants to increase wrap-around service at schools across the state

Criminal Justice
  • Believes bail bond reform is a top priority

  • Committed to increasing research in reducing the school to prison pipeline

Additional Priorities

Will work to promote:

  • Female healthcare rights and access

  • Expanding Medicaid

  • Returning local control to counties and cities

  • Responsible state spending