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At Congressional District 23 forum, 5 Democratic candidates seek to stand out

At a Tuesday forum in downtown San Antonio, the few differences that emerged between Democratic candidates vying to represent Congressional District 23 came when they tried to cast themselves as the best person to take on Republican incumbent U.S. Rep. Will … Continue reading

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Gonzales, Jones Lay Out Divergent Priorities In District 23 Congressional Race

By Ari Snider Early voting is underway, and Big Bend voters will help decide one of the most competitive races in the state — the bid to replace retiring Republican Congressman Will Hurd in Texas’ 23rd Congressional District. Republican candidate … Continue reading

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District 23 Candidate Rick Treviño on his Congressional Run and What Inspired It

Rick Treviño is hoping to bring his “progressive platform” to District 23. Held by Helotes Republican Will Hurd, the district is often considered one of the most competitive and is a target district for Democrats in 2018. Treviño recently talked about … Continue reading

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District 23 Challenger Gina Ortiz Jones on her Congressional Run and the “Gut Check” that Led to It

Gina Ortiz Jones is one of the candidates running for Texas’ 23rd Congressional District 23. It’s currently held by Helotes Republican Will Hurd. It’s one of the most competitive congressional districts in the state, stretching from San Antonio into West … Continue reading

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In Landslide, Republican August Pfluger Wins Bid To Represent Texas’ 11th Congressional District

By Mitch Borden San Angelo’s August Pfluger handily won the 11th Congressional District in the House of Representatives for the GOP on Tuesday. Preliminary results show he took 80% of the votes cast in the race to represent the vast … Continue reading

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Tony Gonzales Wins District 23, Keeps Republican Hold Of Sought After House Seat

By Public Radio Staff Republican Tony Gonzales, who served as a cryptologist in the Navy and was deployed to Iraq and Afghanistan, edged out his Democratic opponent Gina Ortiz Jones in the race for the heavily sought-after 23rd Congressional DistrictContinue reading

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Energy Tops Priorities For District 11’s Candidates, But That’s Just About Where Their Similarities End

By Mitch Borden  Republican August Pfluger and Democrat Jon Mark Hogg are vying for Texas D-11’s open seat in the House of Representatives, left vacant by longtime GOP congressman Mike Conaway. The district covers the Permian Basin hubs Midland and … Continue reading

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Coronavirus delays elections and reshapes campaigning for TX-23 and Marfa

By Abbie Perrault, The Big Bend Sentinelabbie@bigbendsentinel.com PRESIDIO COUNTY — May 2 came and went with no votes cast for the three Marfa City Council seats up for grabs. Later this month, May 26 will pass too, without Presidio County … Continue reading

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With Rep. Will Hurd Retiring From Congress, CD23 Is Up For Grabs And Both Parties Are Looking To Take It

By Sally Beauvais and Carlos Morales When Congressman Will Hurd announced his retirement last year, it set off a frenzy. The outgoing Republican represents Texas’ Congressional District 23, a swing district covering 29 counties in West and South Texas. The … Continue reading

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The Permian Basin’s Congressional Race Heats Up As March Approaches

By Mitch Borden Texas’ Congressional District 11 covers 29 counties and clocks in at almost 30,000 miles spanning from the Permian Basin all the way to the Hill Country. And, for the past 16 years, it’s been home to one … Continue reading

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