September 22, 2020

21 Days until Early Voting
for November Election
DALLAS MORNING NEWS ENDORSES COLLIN COUNTY DEMOCRATIC JUDICIAL CANDIDATE
Tonya Holt is Newspaper's Choice for 401st District Court
The Dallas Mornings News recommends Democrat Tonya Holt for the 401st District Court over former Collin County Republican Chairman George Flint.

"A corporate counsel and consultant, Holt, 52, has worked in general civil litigation, employment and labor law, consumer law, wills and estates; was a lawyer for the state of Texas early in her career; and operated her own law firm... We tip toward Holt over Flint, whose time in the highly partisan role of county party chairman gives us some pause."

SPECIAL ELECTION - SEPTEMBER 29
DEMOCRATS VOTE IN ALL ELECTIONS
Early Voting Started for Jacob Minter Texas State Senate District 30 Special Election
SEIKALY CATCHES REPUBLICAN
CONGRESSIONAL INCUMBENT
COLLIN COUNTY CANDIDATES
UNITED STATES CONGRESS
Rep. Colin Allred US Congress Texas Dist. 32
Lulu Seikaly for US Congress Texas Dist. 3
Russell Foster for US Congress Texas Dist. 4
House Democrats Denounce Anti-Asian Racism
Rep. Colin Allred and Democratic representatives on September 17 passed a resolution to denounce anti-Asian racism. Collin County Republican Rep. Van Taylor voted against the resolution. Challenging Taylor in November is Lebanese-American attorney Lulu Seikaly. Seikaly was recently endorsed by resolution author and DNC Vice Chair Rep. Grace Meng.

House Resolution 908

Resolved, That the House of Representatives-

(1) calls on all public officials to condemn and denounce any and all anti-Asian sentiment in any form;

(2) recognizes that the health and safety of all Americans, no matter their background, must be of utmost priority;

(3) condemns all manifestations of expressions of racism, xenophobia, discrimination, anti-Asian sentiment, scapegoating, and ethnic or religious intolerance;

(4) calls on Federal law enforcement officials, working with State and local official-
(A) to expeditiously investigate and document all credible reports of hate crimes and incidents and threats against the Asian-American community in the United States;
(B) to collect data to document the rise of incidences of hate crimes due to COVID–19; and
(C) to hold the perpetrators of those crimes, incidents, or threats accountable and bring such perpetrators to justice; and

(5) recommits United States leadership in building more inclusive, diverse, and tolerant societies-
(A) to prioritize language access and inclusivity in communication practices; and
(B) to combat misinformation and discrimination that put Asian Americans at risk.



TEXAS STATE HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES
Sharon Hirsch for State House Dist. 66
Lorenzo Sanchez for State House Dist. 67
Angie Bado for State House Dist. 70
Ray Ash for State House Dist. 89
Andy Rose for State House Dist. 33
Democratic Groups Launch Digital Ad Campaign for State House Candidates
The members of the coalition include the National Democratic Redistricting Committee, the group led by former U.S. Attorney General Eric Holder, and the Texas House Democratic Campaign Committee. Also involved are the Future Now Fund, The People PAC and The Creative Resistance.


TEXAS SUPREME COURT
for Texas Supreme Court Justice
COLLIN COUNTY DISTRICT COURT JUDGE
for Collin County District Court Judge

The "Magnificent Seven" are the seven Democratic candidates for District Judge in Collin County. These candidates are experienced attorneys committed to service and fairness. Seeking to bring balance to Collin County where Republicans sit on every judicial bench, the Seven will bring the perspectives, legal experience, and diversity that Collin County deserves.

Be sure to vote all the way down the ballot and for the all of the Magnificent Seven.
COLLIN COUNTY COMMISSIONER
Courtney Brooks for County Commissioner Pct. 1
Dianne Mayo for County Commissioner Pct. 3

CAMPAIGN EVENTS
  • Tuesday, September 22, 6 p.m. - 8 p.m.
  • Thursday, September 24, 6 p.m. - 8 p.m.
  • Saturday, September 26, 11 a.m. - 1 p.m.
  • Saturday, September 26, 1 p.m. - 3 p.m.
  • Sunday, September 27, 3 p.m. - 5 p.m.
  • Tuesday, September 29, 6 p.m. - 8 p.m.

Want to send texts for Team Colin? Join us for our weekly training to learn how you can be a part of our text team!

Sunday, Sep 27, 3:00pm–4:00pm CDT

Join Sharon and team on Thursday nights and Saturday mornings to talk with voters about our campaign. Select any (or all!) of the available times on the sign-up form and we'll send you a Zoom link before the event. At 6 p.m. on Thursdays and 10 a.m. on Saturdays, log on to Zoom, and we'll go over the details of the script and how to use the virtual phone bank tool. If you've never phone banked, don't worry! We'll get you trained and on the phones in no time.

Upcoming Dates:
  • Thu, Sep 24, 6:00pm–8:00pm CDT
  • Sat, Sep 26, 10:00am–12:30pm CDT
Virtual Happy Hour with Angie Bado and Kim Olson!

Join us for a Virtual Happy Hour with special guest, Kim Olson! Hear from Kim about Democrat's statewide efforts and plans to flip Texas blue this November! You DO NOT want to miss this! It’s Saturday, October 3rd from 5:30 to 6:30 PM CDT.

RSVP and Contribute here.

Thank you to our hosts and supporting organizations for helping make this event happen!
See you there!
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