Filing for the 2020 election begins on Saturday.

HD24: Gov. Greg Abbott (R) endorsed Rep. Greg Bonnen (R-Friendswood) for re-election.

HD147: Houston resident Colin Ross established a campaign committee for a potential challenge of Rep. Garnet Coleman (D-Houston). 84274

CD13 open: Cooke County Judge Jason Brinkley (R) announced he has decided against running for the seat being vacated by U.S. Rep. Mac Thornberry (R-Clarendon).

CD21: Democratic candidate Bruce Boville filed a termination report for his campaign committee. In July, the Austin Chronicle’s Michael King reported Boville would withdraw if former Sen. Wendy Davis (D-Fort Worth) were to enter the race to challenge U.S. Rep. Chip Roy (R-Austin).

CD24 open: EMILY’s List endorsed Candace Valenzuela for the Democratic nomination in the race to succeed the retiring U.S. Rep. Kenny Marchant (R-Coppell).

PRES: U.S. Rep. Marc Veasey (D-Fort Worth) endorsed former Vice President Joe Biden.

Houston: The mayoral and council runoff elections will be held December 14. Early voting begins December 2 and runs through December 10.

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