Zaffirini wins another 20 communication awards

Annual contests measure excellence in comunnications...

Senator Judith Zaffirini, D-Laredo, won four national and 16 statewide awards—ten first place, four second place and two third place—in the 2019 Press Women of Texas (PWT) annual communications contest.

Her four first-place winning entries also received first, second and honorable mention awards in the National Federation of Press Women (NFPW) communications contest.

This year also marks the twelfth time that Senator Zaffirini has won the Ann Faragher Sweepstakes Award for the most winning entries in the state competition, named for the trailblazing journalist who in 1977 became one of the first Texas women to edit a daily newspaper. The awards were announced at PWT’s annual convention in Georgetown, June 14-16.


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