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October 6, 2022

Former DPS trooper hired by Uvalde CISD while under investigation for Uvalde shooting response

DPS Trooper arrived within two minutes of shooter at Robb Elementary. Sen. Guttierrez calls on Abbott to act and McCraw to resign.

From CNN

By State Senator Roland Gutierrez

October 6, 2022

Congresswoman Lizzie Fletcher Announces 9,000 Cases Closed on Behalf of Texas’ Seventh Congressional District Residents

Houston, TX—Today, Congresswoman Lizzie Fletcher (TX-07) announced her office has successfully closed 9,000 cases for residents of Texas’ Seventh Congressional District. Her office assists residents with matters before federal agencies, including obtaining benefits from Social Security, Veterans Affairs, and Medicare, as well as addressing matters before the Small Business Administration, United States Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS), and more.

From Congresswoman Lizzie Fletcher

By Clarissa Robles

October 6, 2022

TEXAS REPUBLICAN, DEMOCRATIC VOTERS AGREE ON KEY ISSUES GOING INTO MIDTERM ELECTIONS

AUSTIN, TX – Texas voters are increasingly concerned about the state’s future, but their support for solutions on core-governance issues offers leaders a roadmap for strengthening voter confidence and moving Texas forward.

From Texas 2036

By Merrill Davis

October 6, 2022

Texans For Greg Abbott Presents: "Crusher"

AUSTIN - Today, Texans For Greg Abbott released its next television ad of the general election cycle entitled, "Crusher." The ad features facts about the Beto-Biden economic agenda and how inflation is impacting Texans. The ad will run statewide.

From Texasn for Greg Abbott

October 6, 2022

Rep. Swanson to File "Save Women's Sports Act" in 88th Legislative Session

AUSTIN, TX - State Representative Valoree Swanson (R-Spring) announced this week that she will file the "Save Women's Sports Act" during the 88th Legislative Session, to protect female athletes at the collegiate level.

From Texas Representative Valoree Swanson

By Daniel Akeroyd

October 6, 2022

GANNETT JOURNALISTS ACROSS THE U.S. WILL HOLD PUBLIC RALLY AROUND THEIR FIGHT TO RESTORE LOCAL NEWS

NATIONAL — Hundreds of reporters from unionized Gannett-owned newsrooms are holding a big online rally around their fight to restore local news. Invitations were sent out to around 15k employees across Gannett-owned newsrooms, including both union and not yet union, hundreds of public supporters, as well as journalists who were laid off recently.

From NewsGuild of New York

By Gannet Unions

October 5, 2022

With just over one month until Election Day, Abbott is spending millions of dollars running misleading attack ads against Beto.

Abbott is so scared of Beto that he’s even manipulated his words to attack our grassroots campaign and mislead Texans about Beto’s stances.

From Beto for Texas

By Team Beto

October 4, 2022

PUC Expected to Reject Broadly Supported Energy Efficiency Rulemaking

Austin, TX – After the release of a staff memo recommending rejection, the Public Utility Commission of Texas (PUC) is widely expected to deny an energy efficiency rulemaking petition that had been supported by numerous environmental organizations and business groups.

From Sierra Club Lone Star Chapter

By Lindsay Stafford Mader

October 5, 2022

Today is our official Get Out The Vote (GOTV) kickoff

We know that we need historic voter turnout, which is why we’re building the largest GOTV program in Texas history.

From Beto for Texas

By Team Beto

October 4, 2022

United Nations Economic Commission for Europe Appoints San Antonio Entrepreneur as Member of the Task Force on Digitalization in Energy

Beto Altamirano, CEO & Co-founder at Irys Technologies and Harvard’s Center for Public Leadership Fellow, has been appointed by the United Nations Economic Commission for Europe to serve as a Member of the Task Force on Digitalization in Energy.

From Irys Technologies, Inc.

By Leticia Cantu

October 5, 2022

BETO’S POLICIES WILL DESTROY TEXAS JOBS

O’Rourke Wants “A European-Style System Of Collective Bargaining,” Where Negotiating Would Occur Between Union Leaders And Managers For An Entire Sector, Not Just Company By Company.

From Texans for Gregg Abbott

October 4, 2022

Representative Carl O. Sherman Host 3rd Annual Hope Summit: Restoring Hope to Returning Citizens

Lancaster, Texas – State Representative Carl O. Sherman (District -109) will be hosting the 3rd Annual Hope Summit in partnership with Dallas College Cedar Valley Campus on Friday, October 14th at 9:00 A.M. CT.

From Office of State Representative Carl O. Sherman

By Melissa Bradford

October 5, 2022

THREE FORMER TEXAS SUPREME COURT JUSTICES ENDORSE DEMOCRATIC SUSAN HAYS

ALPINE, Texas – Today, three former Texas Supreme Court Justices endorsed Susan Hays for Agriculture Commissioner. “Each of the former justices endorsing my campaign personally knows me. They know I have not only fought for the rights of the people, but also for the integrity of our institutions and the rule of law.”

From Susan Hays for Texas Agriculture Commissioner

By Fawaz S. Anwar

October 5, 2022

LAUNCH OF CONSERVATIVE HISPANAS IN ACTION PAC

AUSTIN – The Conservative Hispanas in Action PAC (CHA) enthusiastically announces its official launch. CHA PAC’s mission is to recruit and elect conservative Latina candidates to public office across Texas.

From Conservative Hispanas In Action PAC

By Maria Garza Brown

October 3, 2022

Governor Abbott Knocks on 3,000,000th door in The Rio Grande Valley

HARLINGEN — On Saturday, October 1, Governor Greg Abbott knocked on the 3,000,000th door of his re-election campaign in Harlingen. Joined by Cameron County Judge Candidate Carlos Cascos, Senate District 27 Candidate Adam Hinojosa, and House District 37 Candidate Janie Lopez, the Governor presented the homeowner of the 3,000,000th door with an award commemorating this significant achievement made possible by thousands of hardworking volunteers across Texas.

From Texans for Greg Abbott

October 1, 2022

Texas Democrats

The McAllen Monitor and Brownsville Herald published an article (see here or below) detailing how the Texas Democratic Party is encouraging Texans to check their voter registration status ahead of the October 11 deadline.

From Texas Democrats

By Ike Hajinazarian

October 3, 2022

ICYMI: The Washington Times credits Sen. Cruz with Solving ‘the Bipartisan Puzzle in Senate’s Effort to Regulate Big Tech’

WASHINGTON, D.C. – In Case You Missed It: The Washington Times’ Tim Constantine credited U.S. Senator Ted Cruz (R-Texas) with solving the “Bipartisan Puzzle” to address free speech issues in the Journalism Competition and Preservation Act (JCPA).

From Cruz Press Office

By Darin Miller and Dave Vasquez

October 3, 2022

ICYMI: Houston Chronicle Endorses Susan Hays for Texas Agriculture Commissioner

AUSTIN, Texas -- Today, the Houston Chronicle editorial board endorsed Democratic Nominee Susan Hays for Texas Agriculture Commissioner.

From Texas Democrats

By Ike Hajinazarian

October 3, 2022

New Poll Shows Robust Support for Harris Count's Public Safety Approach

Violent crime, and especially gun violence, rose across the country during the coronavirus pandemic—and it remains high relative to the decade preceding the pandemic.

From Houston Watch

October 3, 2022

DeBerry Reveals Dark Money Funder

The Trish DeBerry for Bexar County Judge campaign revealed that sources indicate multi-millionaire lawyer Thomas J. Henry, through media buyer Bob Wills of The PM Group, are behind a desperate attempt to buy the County Judge race. Henry and Wills are believed to be utilizing a corporation, Friends of Bexar County LLC, to hide their actions.

From Trish Deberry for Bexar County Judge Campaign

By Trish Deberry

October 3, 2022

ICYMI: BETO STRUGGLING IN TEXAS

Once again, everyone can’t stop talking about Beto O’Rourke. … Let’s be real about one thing, though: The overall electoral environment might be improving for Democrats, but O’Rourke is still a serious long shot. …

From Texans for Greg Abbott

September 29, 2022

MALC VICE-CHAIR MARY GONZALEZ RESPONDS TO SHOOTING OF MIGRANTS IN WEST TEXAS

Today, the Mexican American Legislative Caucus Vice-Chair, State Rep. Mary González, released the following statement on the shooting of two migrants by vigilantes:

From Mexican American Legislative Caucus

By Mary Gonzalez

September 29, 2022

Congresswoman Lizzie Fletcher’s Bill To Help Disabled Veterans Access Vehicles Passes House

Congresswoman Lizzie Fletcher’s (TX-07) and House Veterans Affairs Committee Chairman Mark Takano’s (CA-41) Advancing Uniform Transportation Opportunities (AUTO) for Veterans Act, H.R. 3304, passed the House. This bill expands the eligibility for disabled veterans to obtain vehicles modified for their disabilities.

From Congresswoman Lizzie Fletcher

By Clarissa Robles

September 30, 2022

What To Watch For In Tonight's Debate

Ahead of tonight’s debate, the contrast between extreme liberal Beto O’Rourke and Governor Greg Abbott’s record of success cannot be clearer:

From Texans for Greg Abbott

By Mark Miner

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