Mark Shelton is a pretty easy fellow to find — just look for all the activity in House District 97, and chances are he’s in the middle of it. A pediatrician, Shelton is a man constantly on the go — setting a high standard for the kind of constituent services he’ll provide once elected to the Texas House.

Shelton brings a wealth of knowledge about the ills in our critical health care issues, as well as a deep sense of community service. With Mark Shelton, you know that his decisions will be driven not by political expediencies, but core principles. (Video.)

The Empower Texans PAC is excited to endorse Dr. Mark Shelton in the 2008 general election. Mark Shelton is committed to promoting a strong agenda that will empower not only the constituents of the 97th district, but the entire state.

Michael Quinn Sullivan

Michael Quinn Sullivan is the publisher of Texas Scorecard. He is a native Texan, a graduate of Texas A&M, and an Eagle Scout. Previously, he has worked as a newspaper reporter, magazine contributor, Capitol Hill staffer, and think tank vice president. Michael and his wife have three adult children, a son-in-law, and a dog. Michael is the author of three books, including "Reflections on Life and Liberty."