Today, President Obama issued a first round of endorsements for the 2018 midterm elections.
On behalf of the Texas Democratic Party, we congratulate former Congressman Pete Gallego on advancing to the runoff. It’s good to have Pete back in the fight to build a brighter future for hardworking families across Texas.
In case you missed it, University of Virginia’s Crystal Ball, one of the nation’s premier election forecasters, recently changed ratings for 17 House districts — and all of them moved to favor Democrats...Two of these districts came from Texas, TX-7 and TX-31.
Yesterday, the Mexican American Legislative Caucus, RAICES, Texas Civil Rights Project, and National Association of Social Workers held a press conference to address the current family separation crisis at the border. Additionally, they released a list of recommendations on the family separation crisis.
Senator Sylvia Garcia has been a tireless progressive fighter for Texas families in the Senate. She has dedicated her life to serving others, building community, and fighting for the fair shot every Texan deserves.
Hundreds of Texas Democrats gathered in San Antonio this weekend at Lady of our Lake University for a grassroots rally with our statewide slate and Democratic Bexar County DA Nominee Joe Gonzales, Democratic Congressional Nominee Gina Ortiz Jones (TX-23), Congressman Joaquin Castro, and Senator Jose Menendez.
In case you missed it, the Texas Observer reported on Texas Republican Congressman Pete Sessions’s lavish spending habits, “for years, the powerful Dallas congressman has used a largely unregulated political fund to court powerful special interests with luxurious perks…”
Republican Lt. Gov. Dan Patrick does not intend to debate Texas Democrat Mike Collier before Election Day.
Today, the Huffington Post detailed Steve King’s, Ted Cruz presidential campaign co-chair, “long history of making terrible, bigoted comments.”