Special Runoff Election for Texas CD6
- Election Day is Tuesday, July 27, 2021.
- Candidates include Republicans Susan Wright and Jake Ellzey.
- Both candidates boast notable endorsements.
- Recent polling indicates Wright maintains a double-digit lead, though his lead is smaller than what polling reflected a month ago.
- The same polling also suggests that Republican voters prefer Wright and Democrat voters prefer Ellzey.
Ongoing First Called Special Legislative Session
- We are more than halfway through the allotted 30 maximum days to consider Gov. Greg Abbott’s special session agenda items.
- The Texas Senate has passed all items on the agenda, except the restoration of funding for Article X or the Legislature itself.
- The Texas House of Representatives remains paralyzed due to a lack of quorum needed to conduct any legislative business. They have been at a standstill for two weeks.
- Reportedly, more than 90 lawmakers are now present, but it remains unclear whether quorum will be reached before the conclusion of this special session.
- There are ongoing internal disputes between present lawmakers on what can be done to penalize absent ones.
Conservative Leaders Gala
- Nominate a citizen-leader for the 2021 Texas Conservative Leader Awards.
- Purchase tickets for the 2021 Texas Conservative Leader Awards.