Texas Democratic Party Chair Gilberto Hinojosa issued the following statement:
“The Texas Democratic Party offers our heartfelt condolences to the family of Congressman Ron Wright and to all of those who loved and cared for him. The outpouring of prayers and support shows the type of man Wright was and how beloved he was by many Texans across the state.
“This loss serves as a tragic reminder that we must remain vigilant fighting against this deadly virus. To Congressman Wright’s friends, family, and constituents, we are with you today.”