CD11: Llano rancher and former State Democratic Executive Committee member Jennie Lou Leeder has established a federal campaign committee for a potential challenge of U.S. Rep. Mike Conaway (R-Midland) as a Democrat. In 2016, she ran unsuccessfully for the open SD24 seat, losing to Dawn Buckingham (R-Lake Travis), 72%-28%, in the general election.
CD33: Irving resident and Republican precinct chair Emmanuel Lewis has set up a CrowdPAC fundraising page for a potential challenge of U.S. Rep. Marc Veasey (D-Fort Worth). Lewis ran unsuccessfully for Irving council P7 in 2016 (25%) and Dallas Co. Clerk in 2014 (46%).
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