State Representative Eddie Rodriguez endorses Elliott McFadden in TX-21 race

State Representative Eddie Rodriguez endorses Elliott McFadden in TX-21 race

Rep. Rodriguez joins over 200 community leaders in supporting McFadden as he officially files for the 2018 Democratic Primary AUSTIN— Today, State Representative Eddie Rodriguez (D-Austin) endorsed Elliott McFadden as he officially filed for Texas Congressional District 21 in the March 2018 Democratic Primary. “I am proud to endorse my friend Elliott McFadden because we[…]

Elliott McFadden and Republican Robert Stovall square off on KTSA

Elliott McFadden and Republican Robert Stovall square off on KTSA

Recently, Elliott McFadden was interveiwed on the state of the TX-21 on KTSA radio with Jack Riccardi. Bexar County Republican Chair Robert Stovall, who is also seeking the TX-21 seat, checked in as well by embracing Donald Trump and his failed policies. Listen to the interview. Elliott’s portion starts at the 8:43 mark.

The Nightmare before Christmas

The Nightmare before Christmas

The last few weeks have not just been bad for working and middle class Americans. It’s been a nightmare. Donald Trump and Congressional Republicans are finally moving forward to implement their agenda to benefit their special interest donors at the expense of the rest of us. The Republican’s massive tax cut to corporations and the wealthy will eventually[…]

BREAKING: DCCC now targeting TX-21 for 2018

BREAKING: DCCC now targeting TX-21 for 2018

The Washington Post is reporting that in the wake of the Virginia victories and Lamar Smith retiring, the Democratic Congressional Campaign Committee (DCCC) has put TX-21 on the target list of districts to flip next year. The demographics and voting trends of the 21st District match many of the gerrymandered seats Democrats won back from Republicans[…]

BREAKING: Lamar Smith will not seek re-election

BREAKING: Lamar Smith will not seek re-election

TX-21 Candidate Elliott McFadden calls on Democrats focus on flipping seat in wake of Lamar Smith Retirement  AUSTIN— Congressional candidate Elliott McFadden, a progressive activist and the non-profit CEO of Austin B-cycle, reacted today to the news that Lamar Smith will not seek re-election to the U.S. House in the Texas 21st District by calling on Democrats[…]

The first shoe drops

The first shoe drops

This morning, we awoke to the news that a grand jury has indicted former Trump Campaign Director Paul Manafort as part of the investigation of Special Counsel Robert Mueller into Russia’s meddling in the 2016 election and Trump’s firing of FBI Director James Comey. Manafort surrendered himself to federal authorities today. So far, our Congressman[…]