GARY BLANKINSHIP IS CONFIRMED AS THE NEW US MARSHAL FOR THE SOUTHERN DISTRICT OF TEXAS!

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Gary Blankinship

The Factor has learned former Houston senior police officer and past president of the Houston Police Officers’ Union Gary Blankinship has been confirmed as the new U.S. Marshal for the Southern District of Texas.

Blankinship was nominated in 2012 by President Barack Obama.

Blankinship, who served as HPOU President from 2008 to 2011,  said he could not comment just yet on his appointment.
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He will be sworn in sometime in the near future in Washington D.C. with a second official ceremony in Houston.

He was officially confirmed by Congress Wednesday afternoon with several other Obama appointments.