Houston, TX – Thursday, February 8, 2018–As a staunch defender of Constitutional rights and the only candidate for the 2ndCongressional District with a proven record of fighting to preserve the SecondAmendment, Kevin Roberts today announced his endorsement from the National Rifle Association Political Victory Fund (NRA-PVF).
“I am honored to have the NRA Chairman, Chris Cox, recognize my commitment, dedication, and proven record of fighting to preserve the Second Amendment Rights of Texans,” said Roberts. “Candidates for public office can talk all they want about what they would do, but earning the endorsement of the NRA-PVF is a confirmation that I remain the only candidate for the 2ndCongressional District who has actually delivered results to protect the fundamental Constitutional Rights of our people.”
The NRA-PVF endorsement reads in part:
“On behalf of our five million members across the county, The National Rifle Association Political Victory Fund (NRA-PVF) is proud to endorse your candidacy for the U.S. House of Representatives in the March 6, 2018, Republican primaryelection in the 2ndCongressional District of Texas.
As an ardent supporter and defender of the Second Amendment and based on your leadership on Second Amendment issues in the Texas House of Representatives, you have earned an “A” rating from NRA-PVF. And “A” rating is reserved for a solidly pro-gun legislator who has supported the NRA positions on key votes and issues.”
About Kevin: A native Texan, Kevin was raised by his grandparents in Amarillo, who taught him the values of integrity, commitment, and hard work. As a 14-year-old, he got his first job delivering prescriptions for a local retail drugstore. He worked to pay his own way through Texas Tech University and became the first college graduate in his family.
Kevin met his wife, Hollie, at a debate tournament in high school. Kevin and Hollie have two sons, a daughter-in law, and are the proud grandparents of one grandson. They have been active members teaching for over a decade in the student ministryof Champion Forest Baptist
Church where Kevin serves as a deacon. Kevin has also been an active member of the Houston Northwest Chamber of Commerce, Houston Realty Business Coalition, and the Klein ISD Career and Technical Education Advisory Council. He has served on the Grow Northwest Economic Development Advisory Council and the Public Policy Council committee for Houston Northwest Chamber, as well as the Community Advisory Council for Lone Star College –University Park. Roberts previously served on the Board of Directors for the D. Bradley McWilliams YMCA at Cypress Creek and Northland Christian School, where he founded the school’s nationally recognized debate team.
Professionally, Kevin has spent the majority of his career in executive management and leadership roles using his expertise in strategic planning, organizational design, financial and organizational management. Roberts excels in growing small businesses into nationwide enterprises. Through his ability to make tough decisions, he keeps businesses financially stable while fostering their rapid growth.Since 2002, he has worked as Executive Director and Chief Operating Officer of The Lanier Law Firm, where he guided the expansion of the firm into Los Angeles and New York.