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districts where Secretary Clinton enjoyed widespread support More generally, this race provides a taste of Texas politics in the near future
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Gubernatorial and State Executive Elections Texas is one of 36 states to hold its gubernatorial elections concurrently with the midterm elections The Texas gubernatorial race is not considered close, but races in some states are very close; Florida and Georgia are surprisingly close
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Lupe Valdez (D) Lupe Valdez (D) Greg Abbott (R) Greg Abbott (R) Meet the Texas Gubernatorial Candidates
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Lupe Valdez (D) Lupe Valdez (D) Greg Abbott (R) Greg Abbott (R) Former Dallas County Sheriff Campaign website Incumbent Has held numerous positions, most recently Attorney General; has also served on the Supreme Court of Texas Campaign website More about the Candidates
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State Legislative Elections Most states are also holding elections for their legislatures In Texas, that means: The entire House of Representatives (all 150 seats) are up for grabs One half of the Senate is also up for reelection (15 out of of 31 seats)
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Houston Houston Harris County Harris County Proposition A would continue a pay-as-you-go fund of money going toward Rebuild Houston, which is a program to improve streets and drainage Proposition B would require fire fighters’ pay to be equal to police officers’ pay Numerous executive branch officials and judges Most prominent is County Judge Ed Emmett, who is seeking reelection Note: this position is no t judicial, even though the title is County Judge City and County Elections
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The Texas Senate Race: A Look at the Ted Cruz-Beto O’Rourke Debate
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Let’s Watch the Debate! Senator Cruz and Congressman O’Rourke debated one another twice recently We are going to watch selections from the second debate which occurred on October 16 in San Antonio I am STRONGLY encouraging you to take notes on what the candidates say and your impressions of them The debate in its entirety, cour tesy of the Texas Tribune
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Breakdown of the Second Senate Debate Approximate Times Topics 0:00-2:00 Rules of the debate 2:00-7:00 Protecting our elections 7:00-11:45 Future of Roe v. Wade 11:45-16:40 Climate change 16:40-22:15 Border control 22:15-27:00 Health care: who pays? 27:00-32:00 Cost of tariffs 32:00-36:40 Supporting Harvey survivors 36:40-41:35 America in debt 41:35-46:30 Civility & politics 46:30-51:10 Me Too movement 51:10-54:10 Insight into candidates 54:10-end Closing statements
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The Nuts and Bolts of Voting in Texas
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How to Vote At this point, voter registration for the upcoming elections is closed This section is intended to ensure that you are able to vote without any problems Additional helpful hints: Please contact me if you still have questions I HIGHLY recommend that you vote early!
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Sample Ballots There are many, many down-ballot races on Election Day Visit your county clerk’s website to obtain a sample ballot specific to you (elections may be statewide, countywide, district-wide, etc.)
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