Gov. Greg Abbott Thursday announced the appointment of Rebeca Aizpuru Huddle, a Republican, to the Texas Supreme Court. Huddle will replace Justice Paul Green, who retired in August.
Abbott and Huddle held a news conference at Stephen F. Austin High School, Huddle’s alma mater, on Thursday.
“Rebeca’s story truly represents the American dream,” Abbott said. “She is a first generation American whose tireless work and dedication put her on a path to Stanford and the University of Texas School of Law. Rebeca brings to the court a strong work ethic and sharp legal mind as demonstrated by her extensive and accomplished record both in public