Dallas County Commissioner Maurine Dickey backs Christi Craddick
More great endorsements! Today we are proud to announce the support of Dallas County Commissioner Maurine Dickey. In announcing her suport or Christi, Commissioner Dickey said:
"I’m proud to cast my vote for Christi Craddick for Texas Railroad Commissioner. Christi has the tenacity and the experience to tackle the tough job of regulating the Texas oil and gas industry. She is a dynamic leader and Texans would be well-served to elect her to this important office.
"Growing up in the Permian Basin, Christi brings real-world solutions with hands-on experience dealing with both the energy industry and the Texas legislature. Her conservative upbringing and strong family values will serve her well as a statewide leader in Texas."
Commissioner Dickey was elected in November 2004. She has been married to Roland Dickey for 43 years. They have two grown sons. Maurine, Roland, and their sons are graduates of SMU. The Dickeys own Dickey’s Barbecue Restaurants, a franchised chain of 130 restaurants in seven states. Dickey’s was originally established by Roland’s father in 1941.
Dickey joins several of her fellow Republican elected officials from the Dallas/Fort Worth Metroplex to back Christi's campaign for Railroad Commissioner.