No NRA money. EVER!

No NRA money. EVER!

Since I got into this campaign to take back TX-21, I have been the candidate in this race speaking out early and forcefully for common sense protections from gun violence and breaking the NRA’s stranglehold on our gun laws. On Sunday as the choir at my church sang the 23rd Psalm in remembrance of the[…]

The Austin Chronicle endorses Elliott in TX-21!

The Austin Chronicle endorses Elliott in TX-21!

Citing his longtime leadership on healthcare, affordable housing, and transportation, The Austin Chronicle has recommended Elliott to be our next member of Congress! This is a big shot of momentum for us we head into the beginning of Early Voting on Tuesday. The Austin Chronicle joins Education Austin, Bike Texas, Central Austin Democrats, South Austin Democrats, Austin Tejano Democrats, Stonewall Democrats[…]

Cook Political Report Downgrades GOP chances in TX-21

Cook Political Report Downgrades GOP chances in TX-21

For the first time in this election cycle, the Republican chances of holding onto TX-21 were downgraded by the well regarded election analysis site, the Cook Political Report, moving from Solid Republican, to Leans R. If this trend continues, we’ll be a toss-up in no time! The Cook Political Report is seeing what we have known since day one: TX-21[…]

Making sure we don’t become Cape Town

Making sure we don’t become Cape Town

Water is life. As our most basic need, I believe access to clean, reliable water is an inalienable right. You cannot have life, liberty, and the pursuit of happiness without water. That’s why it is critical that we lead in Washington to protect our water. In recent news, we have learned that Cape Town, South[…]

Democracy depends on free speech.  We must restore Net Neutrality!

Democracy depends on free speech. We must restore Net Neutrality!

The free exchange of ideas lies at the root of our democracy. The printing press allowed Common Sense by Thomas Paine to ferment the American Revolution and Uncle Tom’s Cabin elevated the abolitionist movement. In our modern world, you no longer need a printing press to share ideas, just your phone or a computer. This further democratization of communication[…]