Texas Democratic Party

Democrats’ Texas rift shows difficulty in retaking Congress

Democrats are salivating at the prospect of flipping a wealthy Houston enclave that has been solidly Republican since sending George H.W. Bush to Congress in 1967. It’s the kind of race they’ll have to win for any hope of retaking the U.S. House in the November midterms.

Dems head into primaries with a bumper crop of candidates

Two years ago, just one Texas Democrat volunteered to run against Republican Rep. John Culberson in a metro Houston congressional district. This year, not even that failed Democrat’s double-digit loss could scare seven Democrats away from jumping in the race.

Both Sides on Abortion Ruling

Celebration–and disappointment. We’re hearing both in the aftermath of the United States Supreme Court’s ruling […]