Texas Democrats in four House races have reported large fundraising hauls for the second quarter this year. [Dallas Morning News, July 9, 2018]
Austin, TX – Yesterday, in the Fort Worth Star-Telegram, Congressman Marc Veasey (TX-33) wrote about how Democrats can change the course of American politics, starting with Texas. By holding the Trump Administration accountable, uniting together in these turbulent times, we can approach the midterms with an attitude that will allow us to triumph. [Fort Worth Star-Telegram, July 4, 2018]
Austin, TX-- In case you missed it, Texas Democrat Steven David, running in Texas’ 8th Congressional District against Republican incumbent Kevin Brady, wrote a TribTalk about why Congress should protect the Affordable Care Act.
Today, in a 5-4 ruling, the Supreme Court ruled that “public sector unions cannot charge fees to employees who decline to join a union but are covered by its collective bargaining agreement...the court ruled the fees are unconstitutional, a blow to labor unions in the United States.”
According to a new Texas Tribune poll, statewide Texas Democrats are within striking distance of their Republican opponents.
Today, in a 5-4 ruling, the Supreme Court of the United States voted to uphold President Trump’s travel ban.