State Representative John Cyrier to not seek re-election Posted in: Opinions After nearly 15 consecutive years of public service to my county, region, and state, I have decided to not seek re-election to the Texas House. Serving the communities throughout District 17 has truly been a privilege and something I will always cherish. I am immensely proud of the work we have accomplished and believe the time is right to embark on new opportunities. During my four terms as a state representative, I saw the very best in people who came together and realized that bonds of community are stronger and matter more than ideology or political party. Recovering from devastating wildfires,PLEASE LOG IN FOR PREMIUM CONTENT. Our website requires visitors to log in to view the best local news. Not yet a subscriber? Subscribe today!