SD10: Argyle martial arts instructor Allison Campolo has filed a campaign treasurer appointment for a potential challenge to Sen. Konni Burton (R-Colleyville) as a Democrat. Campolo has a Twitter account and Facebook page up for the campaign. Those accounts indicate a Tarrant County location, but Argyle is located in Denton Co. outside the district.
HD83: Lubbock college professor Drew Landry has filed a campaign treasurer appointment for a potential challenge to Rep. Dustin Burrows (R-Lubbock) as a Democrat. Landry is a Democratic precinct chair who recently lost a bid to become the Lubbock Co. party chair.
SBOE: The Senate confirmed Gov. Abbott’s re-nomination of Donna Bahorich as chair of the State Board of Education. She was first elected to the board in 2012 and re-elected last year. Abbott first appointed Bahorich as chair in June 2015.
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