TYLER (KYTX) - Some physicians representing local and statewide groups announced their support for Skip Ogle Thursday who is running for Texas House of Representatives District 6.
Ogle thanked the roomful of doctors for their endorsements. Support comes from the the Texas Medical Association,and Texas Hospital Association's Political Action Committee, and physicians for Skip Ogle, a local group.
Doctors say they know Ogle as a leader who will cut through the growing red tape present in healthcare.
Ogle is the Republican challenger to incumbent Matt Schaeffer.
The primary election is March 4th with early voting beginning February 18th.