Sima for Texas Campaign Attacks Crenshaw’s COVID Disinformation in New Digital Video
June 30, 2020
HOUSTON, Texas -- Today, the Sima for Texas campaign went live with a new digital video attacking Congressman Dan Crenshaw for spreading disinformation and endangering the health of Texas families. The video — “Dan in Denial” — features a compilation of Crenshaw’s most damaging comments in direct contrast to the advice of public health experts and state officials.
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Sima Ladjevardian (SEE-ma LAHJ-ee-VAR-DEE-un) is a lawyer, a mother of two, a breast cancer survivor, and a political activist who has called Houston home for more than 30 years. After fleeing the political upheaval of the Iranian Revolution, her family immigrated to the United States for their shot at the American Dream. Eventually settling in Houston, Sima has become a local leader in cross-cultural dialogue, bringing Texans of all backgrounds and faiths together for social justice. As an activist, she has worked tirelessly to turn Texas blue and elect candidates up and down the ballot — all while serving senior roles in Beto O’Rourke's senate and presidential campaigns. She has been recognized by the University of Houston for her tireless philanthropic and nonprofit work in the community, and she is fueled by the desire to fight for quality, affordable health care, justice, and unity in the United States Congress.