Dripping Springs, Texas — A 5th generation Texan, Joe Pool, Jr. has spent his career in Texas Oil and Gas. Born and raised in Dallas with his summers spent on a family farm along the Old San Antonio Railroad which is now the center of the EagleBine Oil Play. A UT Law Graduate with experience as an Oil & Gas Operator he has served as an Oil & Gas consultant for numerous corporations as well as law firms. Pool understands oil & gas and has the unique qualities to continue improving Texas Energy Production as the next Texas Railroad Commissioner.
“I learned from my father at a young age that being a servant to the Great State of Texas was an admirable trait and one that ensures the future of Texas,” said Pool. Joe Pool was a 3 term Texas Congressional Member and was well known for his time spent on the House Un-American Activities Committee.
“I am the one candidate that has drilled and completed over 100 wells as a working interest owner. I have also risked capital, drilled holes and plugged and abandoned my fair share of wells. I understand the need to be fiscally responsible, environmentally conscientious and business friendly.” “I also believe that the greatness of our State is in the pride of our Fellow Statesmen,” reflected Pool.
Joe Pool, Jr. brings a strong commitment to nurturing job creation and fighting against the overreach of the EPA and other Federal Government regulatory agencies. Proud to be called a Constitutional Conservative, Joe Pool, Jr. understands the working man’s need for safety and security in the energy industries