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FOX 7 Discussion: Polling fails to consider Texas' surge in young voters

October 29, 2018
FOX 7 Austin’s Mike Warren talked to Ed Espinoza from Progress Texas and Travis County GOP Chairman Matt Mackowiak about Beto O'Rourke gaining momentum against Ted Cruz.
FOX 7 Polling

Vote Mike Collier for Lt. Governor: Texas needs someone who will fight for our future

October 26, 2018
Because of their inaction, Republicans have undermined public education and failed our children. Texas needs a fighter who will stand up for our kids. Vote Mike Collier for Lt. Governor.
Mike Collier

FOX 7 Discussion: Early voting numbers show good sign for Democrats in 2018

October 24, 2018
Early voting numbers have shattered midterm records across Travis County. FOX 7 Austin's Mike Warren discusses the causes and effects with Ed Espinoza from Progress Texas and Gary Teal from the Travis County GOP.
early voting

FOX 7 Discussion: Democrats more motivated to vote after Trump's rally in Houston

October 23, 2018
FOX 7 Austin's Rebecca Thomas discusses the Texas Senate race between Beto O'Rourke and Ted Cruz with Tara Pohlmeyer from Progress Texas and Andy Hogue from the Travis County GOP.
Trump's rally FOX 7 Austin

Vote Texas Face Off: Trump's Houston rally inspires young progressives

October 23, 2018
With early voting in full swing, Democrats are turning out now more than ever to make a positive change for the future of Texas. KVUE talks to Tara Pohlmeyer from Progress Texas and Travis County GOP Communications Director Andy Hogue about Trump's recent rally in Houston and his inaccurate statements.
Vote Texas Face Off Midterms

FOX 7 Discussion: Several statewide and Congressional races are close as early voting begins

October 22, 2018
Midterm elections typically have low voter turnout but, not this year. Monday was the first day of early voting in Texas and voters camped outside of polling stations in order to cast their ballot early. In Travis County alone, more than 10,000 people voted Monday.
FOX 7 - Trump visits Houston

Election Center: Races to Watch 2018

October 22, 2018
We have the power to shape the future of Texas. But to do that, these candidates need your vote.
Election Center

Our endorsements on local Austin propositions

October 20, 2018
Early voting begins Monday, October 22nd!
Austin, Texas

FOX 7 Discussion: Texas Senate race debate

October 16, 2018
Beto O'Rourke made a very good case for himself during the second Texas Senate Debate. Millennial and Gen X voters can make a difference in the state if they vote.
Ed Espinoza

O’Rourke was right to speak out on racism

October 16, 2018
Beto O’Rourke was right to speak up, and we should all welcome an open-hearted, eyes-wide-open, public conversation regarding our racial divides.
What could've been said.

FOX 7 Discussion: Democrats have a good chance of regaining control of the U.S. House

October 15, 2018
Ahead of the midterm elections, statistically Democrats will regain control of the U.S. House, and possibly the Senate, if they turn out and vote.
FOX 7 Austin

The early bird gets the vote

October 15, 2018
Shorter lines. Less chaos. Opportunities to vote on the weekend. We stan early voting.
early vote

Can A Democrat Win In Texas? How Texas is turning blue

October 14, 2018
Beto O'Rourke is in a tight midterm race against Texas Senator Ted Cruz, and if he wins, he'll be the Lone Star State's first Democratic senator in over 20 years. But is it really possible to turn Texas blue? And how did Texas get so red, anyway?
AJ+ | Beto O'Rourke

FOX 7 Discussion: What polling means in Texas Senate race

October 10, 2018
As Beto O'Rourke grows his name recognition, he's proving that his campaign is one for all Texans to come together behind, while Ted Cruz's camp inspires fear.
Texas Senate polling