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  1. Soon-to-be former Bexar GOP chair makes run for Congress officialRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 29 | MySanAntonio.com

    Bexar County Republican Party Chairman Robert Stovall speaks during a town hall meeting on Sanctuary Cities at UTSA in San Antonio, Texas on January 26, 2017. Ray Whitehouse / for the San Antonio Express-News Bexar County Republican Party Chairman Robert Stovall speaks during a town hall meeting on Sanctuary Cities at UTSA in San Antonio, Texas on January 26, 2017.

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  2. Popovich 2020? Political experts analyze Spurs coach as presidential candidateRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 14 | CBS Sports

    In his time as campaign manager for former Texas congressman Pete Gallego, Sam Cooper came to expect to hear Gregg Popovich's name outside of basketball conversations. In San Antonio, Popovich is shorthand for leadership, dignity and excellence.

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  3. More on Democratic Congressional candidate fundraisingRead the original story

    Nov 5, 2017 | Off the Kuff

    From the Statesman , with a focus on Austin-area candidates, but also with a more holistic view of what the atmosphere is like. "Trump's lower than average net approval ratings for a Republican in Texas, as well as anger and dismay within the activist ranks of the Democratic Party, has resulted in more than 50 Democratic candidates launching bids to flip the state's 25 Republican held seats in 2018," said Mark Jones, a Rice University political science professor.

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  4. Former Republican congressman challenging U.S. Rep. Joaquin Castro in 2018Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 16, 2017 | Texas Tribune

    Former U.S. Rep. Francisco "Quico" Canseco , a Republican, is challenging U.S. Rep. Joaquin Castro , a San Antonio Democrat, in 2018. Canseco filed paperwork Monday with the Federal Election Commission to run as a Republican for Texas' 20th Congressional District, which Castro has represented since 2013.

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  5. Some people would like Joaquin Castro to run for GovernorRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 15, 2017 | Off the Kuff

    In need of someone to lead the top of the 2018 ticket, Democrats are trying to persuade U.S. Rep. Joaquin Castro to run for Texas governor. "He and others are considering it," Texas Democratic Party Chairman Gilberto Hinojosa told The Dallas Morning News .

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  6. With Gallego out, District 23 race takes shapeRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 5, 2017 | MySanAntonio.com

    Pete Gallego recently convinced himself to stay out of the 2018 Democratic primary for U.S. District 23. By the time Gallego made that decision, he inadvertently had convinced Rick Trevio to enter that very same race. Trevio, a Bernie Sanders delegate to last year's Democratic National Convention and a third-place finisher in this year's District 6 City Council election, crossed paths a few weeks ago with Gallego, a former District 23 representative from the West Texas town of Alpine.

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  7. No re-rematch for Gallego against HurdRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 4, 2017 | Off the Kuff

    Former U.S. Rep. Pete Gallego, D-Alpine, has decided not to try again to reclaim his old seat in Congress. "Know that my public service is not done, but that for the present, I have decided to forego another run in the 23rd District," Gallego said in a statement Friday.

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  8. Gallego decides against another run against HurdRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 1, 2017 | MySanAntonio.com

    Former Congressman Pete Gallego, a Democrat, has decided not to run for the U.S. District 23 seat in next year's election. Former Congressman Pete Gallego, a Democrat, has decided not to run for the U.S. District 23 seat in next year's election.

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  9. Pete Gallego passes on second bid to reclaim old seat in Congress from Will HurdRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 1, 2017 | Texas Tribune

    Former US Rep Pete Gallego, D-Alpine, concedes the 2016 Texas 23 Congressional District race to Will Hurd, a San Antonio Republican, on Nov. 9, 2016 Former U.S. Rep. Pete Gallego , D-Alpine, has decided not to try again to reclaim his old seat in Congress. "Know that my public service is not done, but that for the present, I have decided to forego another run in the 23rd District," Gallego said in a statement Friday.

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  10. Minority Votes Speak to Congressional Battle in TexasRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 1, 2017 | Voice of America

    The U.S. Supreme Court stepped into Texas' congressional redistricting debate this week, temporarily halting an order to correct two districts that lower courts found disenfranchised minority voting rights. The court's stay is the latest in the years-long battle over racially motivated redistricting in Texas that could have a significant impact on Republican Party control of Congress.

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  11. 2018 Midterms- The Southwest About One Year OutRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 27, 2017 | RedState

    The Democrats main target seems to be the 2nd District as there are four announced Democratic primary entrants. The main target of the GOP is the 1st District held by freshman Democrat Tom O'Halleran.

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  12. Border Congressman Confronts Tough Immigration DebateRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 25, 2017 | Voice of America

    Congressman Will Hurd faces one of the most competitive congressional midterm elections in the entire United States, convincing voters who live with President Donald Trump's contentious border wall debate in their backyards to vote for his vision for border security. But on this hot summer day at a district town hall at Rudy's BBQ in the border town of Del Rio, Texas, everyone can find agreement with Hurd on the politics of a place half a country away.

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  13. Two more for CD23Read the original story w/Photo

    Aug 22, 2017 | Off the Kuff

    Jay Hulings, a federal prosecutor from San Antonio, said Sunday he could no wait no longer to launch a challenge to U.S. Rep. Will Hurd, R-Helotes. Hulings is an ally of the Castro brothers - U.S. Rep. Joaquin Castro, D-San Antonio, and former U.S. Housing Secretary JuliA n Castro.

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  14. Hurd Gets Two More Democratic ChallengersRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 21, 2017 | Roll Call

    Texas Republican Rep. Will Hurd R-Texas, faces one of the toughest re-election campaigns among all incumbents next year. Texas Rep. Will Hurd received two more potential Democratic challengers in what will be the most-watched race in the state and likely the nation next year.

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  15. U.S. Rep. Will Hurd, R-Helotes, speaks at the Border Unity Rally on March 25, 2017.Read the original story w/Photo

    Aug 20, 2017 | Texas Tribune

    Jay Hulings, a federal prosecutor from San Antonio, said Sunday he could no wait no longer to launch a challenge to U.S. Rep. Will Hurd, R-Helotes. Hulings is an ally of the Castro brothers - U.S. Rep. Joaquin Castro, D-San Antonio, and former U.S. Housing Secretary Julin Castro.

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  16. DC2DQ: Will Hurd's Road Trip for SurvivalRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 11, 2017 | BurkaBlog

    The Twenty-third Congressional District of Texas sweeps across 58,000 square miles of brush country and desert, reaching from San Antonio to El Paso. The district contains 747,000 people, 189 working oil rigs, four endangered species, and one threatened member of Congress: Republican Will Hurd of Helotes.

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  17. A Texas Republican Is Spending This Week at Dairy Queens Slamming Trump's Border WallRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 9, 2017 | Mother Jones

    "Building a wall from sea to shining sea is the most expensive and least-effective way to do border security." Texas Republicans are laying low during the August recess.

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  18. The Brief: Will Hurd's on a Texas town hall tour. Here's what's happened so farRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 8, 2017 | Texas Tribune

    U.S. Rep. Will Hurd, R-San Antonio, speaks at his election watch party at the Hotel Elian in San Antonio on November 8, 2016. Good morning and happy Tuesday, folks.

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  19. Gina Ortiz JonesRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 7, 2017 | Off the Kuff

    U.S. Rep. Will Hurd, R-Helotes, is getting his first major Democratic challenger for re-election in Texas' swing 23rd congressional district. Gina Ortiz Jones, a former Air Force intelligence officer, is entering the race Wednesday, wading into a potentially crowded primary field for a shot at Hurd, who is widely viewed as the most vulnerable Republican member of Congress from Texas.

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  20. Hurd Gets first Major Democratic ChallengerRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 3, 2017 | Roll Call

    Rep. Will Hurd, R-Texas, received his first major Democratic challenger Wednesday when former Air Force intelligence officer Gina Ortiz Jones declared her candidacy. Gina Ortiz Jones, a former Air Force intelligence officer, announced her candidacy against Hurd on Wednesday, the Texas Tribune reported.

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