Representative Pete Gallego Newswire (Page 4)

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  1. Analysis: Politicians' hearing improves when their jobs are on the lineRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 25, 2016 | Texas Tribune

    Politicians "listen" to voters all the time, but their hearing gets a lot better when their heads are on the chopping block. In an election cycle that has put disgruntled voters at center stage - as their support fueled the rise of Donald Trump in the GOP and Bernie Sanders' transformation of the Democratic platform - every smart politician on the ballot is on edge.

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  2. Rematches might see two Texas House districts flip againRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 25, 2016 | Gilmer Mirror

    But the two freshmen find themselves in common political territory this election, trying to hold onto seats they wrested from Democrats two years ago in districts with largely Hispanic populations. In both cases, the Democrats they beat in 2014 are back for a rematch.

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  3. Clinton winning race for Texas newspaper endorsements by a lotRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 25, 2016 | Gilmer Mirror

    While recent polls suggest Republican Donald Trump is just a few points ahead of Democrat Hillary Clinton among Texas voters, the presidential race is far more lopsided among the state's leading newspapers. Among the editorial boards of the top 40 newspapers across the state, only one - the Waxahachie Daily Light - has endorsed Trump.

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  4. Rematches might see two Texas House districts flipRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 24, 2016 | Texas Tribune

    Democrat Mary Ann Perez is challenging state Rep. Gilbert Pena, R-Pasadena , in House District 144; in another rematch, Democrat Philip Cortez is attempting to regain his seat from state Rep. Rick Galindo, R-San Antonio. But the two freshmen find themselves in common political territory this election, trying to hold onto seats they wrested from Democrats two years ago in districts with largely Hispanic populations.

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  5. Thousands of Central Texans turn out during first day of early votingRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 24, 2016 | KSWO

    While thousands of voters in McLennan and Bell Counties participated in early voting on Monday, others do not plan to vote at all. As of Monday night, a total of 8,153 people had voted by mail and in person in McLennan County.

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  6. In Texas, early voting begins in extraordinary election seasonRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 24, 2016 | Gilmer Mirror

    Early voting begins today in Texas, officially marking the home stretch of what has been an extraordinary election season - even in the Lone Star State. On Nov. 8, Texans will finally find out what impact Donald Trump's presidential campaign has had on their reliably Republican state, where he is polling unusually close to Democratic rival Hillary Clinton.

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  7. The Brief: Early voting begins, and state Democrats are hopefulRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 24, 2016 | Texas Tribune

    People stand in line to vote for the primaries at the Flawn Academic Center on the University of Texas campus on March 1, 2016. With early voting beginning today in Texas, registered voters across the Lone Star state will finally get the chance to start casting ballots in what has already proven to be a historic presidential election.

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  8. Ad round up combat medics words and moreRead the original story

    Oct 21, 2016 | PressReleasePoint

    In a new CLF ad out today in the FL-18 congressional race, a former Army medic recounts an IED explosion, his discovery of double-amputee combat veteran Brian Mast's injuries, and what he thinks of Democrat Randy Perkins' insults: One sacrificed for us. The other serves himself .

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  9. In Texas' lone swing congressional district, Trump is a factor, but only to a pointRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 20, 2016 | Dallas Morning News

    To get a sense of how Donald Trump looms large over Will Hurd, the Republican fighting for re-election in one of the country's most closely watched congressional races, turn on a TV in West Texas. Scores of attack ads link the freshman lawmaker to the divisive presidential nominee.

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  10. Re-elect Hurd to Congress in 23rd DistrictRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 19, 2016 | MySanAntonio.com

    In this file photo, U.S. Rep. Will Hurd, who is running for re-election in the Texas' 23rd Congressional District race, greets bystanders in Helotes during a parade honoring the members of the 2016 Little League World Series softball championship team. less In this file photo, U.S. Rep. Will Hurd, who is running for re-election in the Texas' 23rd Congressional District race, greets bystanders in Helotes during a parade honoring the members of the 2016 Little ... more There is simply no reason not to re-elect the incumbent to represent Congressional District 23 - and plenty of reason to do so.

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  11. Continue reading Clinton won't win Texas, but Trump's dive in polls could still help DemocratsRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 19, 2016 | Dallas Morning News

    Not to dash the dreams of Democrats looking for a game-changing victory in November, but Hillary Clinton will lose Texas. Donald Trump, even in his most diminished state, should muster enough support in heavily Republican Texas to win the state.

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  12. Democrats Attack GOP Incumbents for Taking Too Long on TrumpRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 18, 2016 | Roll Call

    The DCCC is targeting Rep. Will Hurd, R-Texas, for taking too long to take a stand against Trump. Democrats want to remind voters that even if their congressmen disavowed Donald Trump, it took them over a year to do so.

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  13. by Ian TuttleWill Hurd has put serious miles on his car. Hurd, a...Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 18, 2016 | National Review Online

    Hurd, a freshman Republican congressman, represents Texas's 23rd congressional district, which wraps itself most of the way around San Antonio, then spreads out westward, covering 29 counties out to the eastern edge of El Paso - an area, in toto, larger than 26 states. The highway speed limit for most of the trip is 80 mph , and it still takes ten-and-a-half hours to cross.

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  14. The Brief: Will a higher voter turnout spell trouble for the GOP?Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 17, 2016 | Gilmer Mirror

    With over 15 million Texans registered to vote in the November election, both Republicans and Democrats are hoping for a large voter turnout. some Republicans are worried about losing parts of Texas because many in their own party dislike GOP presidential nominee Donald Trump .

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  15. Hurd raises almost twice as much as Gallego in latest reportRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 17, 2016 | Gilmer Mirror

    U.S. Rep. Will Hurd , R-San Antonio, raised almost twice as much as Democratic challenger Pete Gallego this summer as their showdown in Texas' 23rd congressional district heated up, according to campaign finance reports released Saturday. Hurd's campaign hauled in roughly $906,000, while Gallego's took in about $474,000, the reports show.

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  16. The Brief: Will a higher voter turnout spell trouble for the GOP?Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 17, 2016 | Texas Tribune

    With over 15 million Texans registered to vote in the November election, both Republicans and Democrats are hoping for a large voter turnout. some Republicans are worried about losing parts of Texas because many in their own party dislike GOP presidential nominee Donald Trump .

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  17. Hurd raises almost twice as much as Gallego in latest reportRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 16, 2016 | Texas Tribune

    Former U.S. Rep. Pete Gallego was ousted by Republican Will Hurd, right, in the 2014 CD-23 contest. U.S. Rep. Will Hurd , R-San Antonio, raised almost twice as much as Democratic challenger Pete Gallego this summer as their showdown in Texas' 23rd congressional district heated up, according to campaign finance reports released Saturday.

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  18. Some in Texas GOP signon to #neverTrump letterRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 15, 2016 | Star-Telegram.com

    Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump speaks during a campaign rally at the South Florida Fairgrounds and Convention Center, Thursday, Oct. 13, 2016, in West Palm Beach, Fla. A #neverTrump letter went out in early October, with 30 Republican former members of Congress saying GOP presidential nominee Donald Trump is "unqualified" to be president and that they will not vote for him. 1 comment

  19. Trump's campaign spiral jolts Hurd-Gallego rematchRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 14, 2016 | Texas Tribune

    Former U.S. Rep. Pete Gallego was ousted by Republican Will Hurd, right, in the 2014 CD-23 contest. In deeply red Texas, fallout from Donald Trump's lewd comments about women has been more limited than in other states.

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  20. Dan Patrick: Donald Trump groping scandal "in the rearview mirror"Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 13, 2016 | Texas Tribune

    Texas Lt. Gov. Dan Patrick spoke to the Texas delegation on July 19, 2016, at the Republican National Convention in Cleveland.

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