FEW CAST BALLOTS ON THE FIRST DAY OF SPECIAL ELECTION EARLY VOTING

Monday, January 14th was the first day of early voting in two special elections for the Texas House of Representatives. And while the two seats — District 79 in El Paso County and District 145 in Harris County —  are at opposite ends of the state, they shared something in common Monday, few voters. Less […]

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Eight File to Run for Texas House District 145 Seat to Replace Carol Alvarado

(From left to right, top to bottom: Elias De La Garza, Oscar Del Toro, Christina Morales, Melissa Noriega, Alfred Moreno, Ruben Gonsalez, Martha Fierro, Clayton Hunt) Eight candidates have filed to run for the special election for State House District 145, which was called by Governor Greg Abbott to fill the vacancy created when State […]

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Alvarado Sworn In As Senator, Special Election for Her House Seat Looms

On Friday, December 21st in Austin, Carol Alvarado (D-Houston) was sworn in as the new Texas Senator for District 6, and also resigned her seat as the Texas House Member from District 145. Governor Greg Abbott issued a proclamation announcing Tuesday, January 29, 2019 as the special election date to fill the Texas House of Representatives District seat recently vacated by former Representative Carol Alvarado.

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