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Yay! It's Time for Our Parents and Grandparents To Vote

Early Voting: Monday, October 24 - Friday, November 4
Election Day:  Tuesday, November 8, 7 am - 7 pm

Texas Parent PAC is delighted to endorse 12 first-time candidates running for state representative and 9 incumbent legislators who are being challenged in the general election. They are men and women of integrity, open and responsive to parents, actively involved in their communities, and committed to investing in public education to achieve economic prosperity in Texas.

The PAC also endorses two State Board of Education candidates.

Please vote for the endorsed candidates listed below and encourage your friends and family to vote as well.

Texas Parent PAC is a bipartisan political action committee. In the 2016 Texas primary and general elections, the PAC has endorsed 23 Republicans and 18 Democrats. We do not have a political agenda. We have an education agenda.

Texas Parent PAC endorses only a select number of candidates in each election cycle. Read about our endorsement process here.

To find out your district number for State Representative and State Board of Education, look on your voter registration card or enter your address on the “Who Represents Me?” section at the Capitol web site.

Candidates Endorsed by Texas Parent PAC

Texas House of Representatives: First-Time Candidates

HD 18  Ernest Bailes, R-Shepherd   Web Site
HD 23  Lloyd Criss, D-La Marque  Web Site
HD 26  Sarah DeMerchant, D-Sugar Land  Web Site
HD 33  Justin Holland, R-Heath   Web Site
HD 49  Gina Hinojosa, D-Austin  Web Site
HD 54  Scott Cosper, R-Killeen Web Site 
HD 64  Lynn Stucky, R-Sanger   Web Site
HD 71  Stan Lambert, R-Abilene   Web Site
HD 105  Terry Meza, D-Irving   Web Site
HD 118  Tomás Uresti, D-San Antonio   Web Site
HD 144  Mary Ann Perez, D-Houston    Web Site
HD 150  Michael Shawn Kelly, D-Spring   Web Site

Texas House of Representatives: Incumbents With Challengers

HD 41  Rep. Bobby Guerra*, D-Mission   Web Site
HD 48  Rep. Donna Howard*, D-Austin   Web Site
HD 50  Rep. Celia Israel*, D-Austin   Web Site
HD 78  Rep. Joe Moody*, D-El Paso  Web Site
HD 95  Rep. Nicole Collier*, D-Fort Worth   Web Site
HD 101  Rep. Chris Turner*, D-Arlington   Web Site
HD 102  Rep. Linda Koop*, R-Dallas   Web Site
HD 137  Rep. Gene Wu*, D-Houston   Web Site
HD 149  Rep. Hubert Vo, D-Houston   Web Site

*  These incumbents were endorsed by Texas Parent PAC when they first ran for office in 2006-2014. We are very proud of them and their accomplishments. They deserve re-election

State Board of Education

SBOE 5  Rebecca Bell-Meterau, D-San Marcos   Web Site
SBOE 9  Keven Ellis, R-Lufkin   Web Site

For information on where to vote, visit www.votetexas.gov or contact your County Clerk's office.


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