December 17, 2018 / Press
To say Mayor Garcia was the definition of a transformative leader would be an understatement. His long career in public service began at a time when people of color were treated as second-class citizens.
Austin, TX-- The results of the 2018 midterm in Texas are in and Texas voters delivered the best turnout in 20 years. Texas saw the nation's sixth-highest voter turnout increase but ranks 40/50 in total voter turnout according to data from the United States Elections Project.
Austin, TX-- Today, the Texas Democratic Party extends congratulations to our Project LIFT (Local Investment in the Future of Texas) candidates.
Austin, TX – In case you missed it, Bill Lambert of the Houston Chronicle profiled Joaquin Castro’s new role as head of the Hispanic Caucus.
Austin, TX-- Last week, Ray Myers, a member of the Texas Republican Party’s platform committee, who helped author the party’s values and policies, declared himself a white nationalist via Facebook saying, “Damn Right, I’m a WHITE NATIONALIST and very Proud of it.”
Austin, TX – Last Friday, the State Republican Executive Committee approved a $150,000 salary for chairman James Dickey.
Yesterday, we were deeply saddened to hear the passing of former President George H.W. Bush who served this country with humility, dignity, and courage.