Campaign Finance: Today is the deadline for federal officeholders and candidates to file quarterly campaign finance reports if required. We will explore the results of those reports during the week.
ED7: Katy researcher and tutor Eliz Markowitz established a campaign committee for a potential run for the seat being vacated by board member David Bradley (R-Beaumont).
HD18: Liberty attorney and Texas Right to Life political director Emily Kebodeaux Cook established a campaign committee for a potential primary challenge of Rep. Ernest Bailes (R-Shepherd).
HD55: Brandon Hall established a campaign committee for a potential challenge of Rep. Hugh Shine (R-Temple). We were not able to identify his hometown, occupation or political affiliation conclusively.
HD94: Arlington transgender advocate Finnigan Jones established a campaign committee for a potential challenge of Rep. Tony Tinderhold (R-Arlington), likely as a Democrat.
HD122: Rep. Lyle Larson (R-San Antonio) announced he would seek re-election.
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