DeWitt County Taxpayers League hosted a candidate forum in Cuero last week.
On the November 4 ballot voters in the 34th Congressional District will choose between incumbent Democrat Filemon Vela and Republican Larry Smith. Both are residents of Brownsville.
Vela did not attend due to a previous engagement.
The following are the comments Smith made at the forum.
He was asked to introduce himself. He said he served in the U.S. Army and he completed his service career in Texas and stayed here. He is married and they have three children.
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