FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
June 20, 2003
AUSTIN - State Senator Eddie Lucio, Jr. is scheduled to be released this Saturday from Harris Methodist Hospital in Fort Worth. Sen. Lucio is recovering from coronary angioplasty on Wednesday, June 18, after doctors diagnosed arterial blockage.
He and his family are overwhelmed by and thankful for the show of support, love, and prayers during his hospital stay. Senator Lucio is eager to return home and resume his regular duties and activities of public service. He wants to assure everyone that he will be at his Senate desk in Austin June 30 when the Legislature convenes, representing the people of Senate District 27 whom he so dearly loves.