State Sen. Jose Rodriguez and state Rep. Marisa Marquez are now part of the Democratic party's "Texas Truth Team."
State and national Democratic party officials will announce the team at a press conference Wednesday in Austin.
The team, made up of about 20 state lawmakers, will be made up of "key surrogates in Texas that will promote President Obama's accomplishments, hold Republican candidates accountable for false attacks on the President, and expose the failed policies of Texas Republicans," according to the press release.
Below are the members:
•TDP Chair Boyd Richie, Congresswoman Eddie Bernice Johnson (D-Dallas), Sen. Jose Rodriguez (D-El Paso), Rep. Alma Allen (D-Houston), Rep. Roberto Alonzo (D-Dallas), Rep. Rafael Anchia (D-Dallas), Rep. Carol Alvarado (D-Houston), Rep. Lon Burnam (D-Fort Worth), Rep. Joaquin Castro (D-San Antonio), Rep. Garnet F. Coleman (D-Houston), Rep. Dawnna Dukes (D-Austin), Rep. Joe Farias (D-San Antonio), Rep. Jessica Farrar (D-Houston), Rep. Roland Gutierrez (D-San Antonio), Rep. Eric Johnson (D-Dallas), Rep. Marisa Marquez (D-El Paso), Rep. Elliott Naishtat (D-Austin), Rep. Mark Strama (D-Austin), Rep. Mike Villarreal (D-San Antonio), and Rep. Armando Walle (D-Houston).