HD148 special: Turns out Houston community organizer Anna Nuñez (D) did file for the seat being vacated by Rep. Jessica Farrar (D-Houston), making it a 15-candidate field. She was not included in a list of candidates posted by the Secretary of State’s office last night. Our Crib Sheet has been updated accordingly.
Lyceum Survey: Texas Lyceum released the results of its 2019 Texas Statewide Survey (pdf). Notable election-related findings include:
- President Trump’s net approval rating is 48/51. Men (54/36) view Trump’s job performance much more favorably than women (44/55), as do respondents 65 and older (61/39) compared to respondents under 30 (41/59).
- 58% of respondents said they thought the country was on the “wrong track.”
- Greg Abbott’s (R) net approval rating is 67/33. Lt. Gov. Dan Patrick’s (R) rating is 60/35.
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