Rep. Mike Lang (R-Granbury) will seek re-election after all, making the announcement just two days after announcing he would run for county office. The two-term representative and chair of the House Freedom Caucus had previously announced plans for re-election and been endorsed by Gov. Greg Abbott (R) and Texans for Lawsuit Reform PAC.
Shortly thereafter, Abbott tweeted it was “good to see [Lang] is back in the fight.”
HD28 special: The Texas AFL-CIO COPE endorsed Eliz Markowitz.
HD41: Edinburg resident Richard Gonzales established a campaign committee for a potential challenge of Rep. Bobby Guerra (D-Mission). We were unable to identify him conclusively, but an Edinburg attorney with the same name ran unsuccessfully for open Edinburg council P1 in 2017 (40%).
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