- Name: Solomon P. Ortiz
- Born: 06/03/1937 (83 years old)
Solomon Porfirio Ortiz (born June 3, 1937) is the former U.S. Representative for Texas’s 27th congressional district, based in Corpus Christi, serving from 1983 until 2011. He is a member of the Democratic Party. In 2010, Ortiz was defeated by Republican challenger Blake Farenthold. Ortiz’s son, Solomon Ortiz, Jr., is a former state Representative.
Birth Place: Robstown, Texas, U.S.
Solomon P. Ortiz quotes :
Education is the key to success in life, and teachers make a lasting impact in the lives of their students.Solomon P. Ortiz
Mr. Speaker, I rise today to recognize the Peace Corps as it reached its 45th anniversary on March 1, 2006.Solomon Ortiz
Education should be one of our top funding priorities talking about it does not help the teachers and students who desperately need promises fulfilled.Solomon Ortiz
Education makes children less dependent upon others and opens doors to better jobs and career possibilities.Solomon Ortiz
Education is the silver bullet to improve this Nation's standing worldwide... and our teachers know that.Solomon Ortiz