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Texas 2020 Elections

Optimism abounds for Texas Democrats in 2020, but campaign staffers are sparse

A crowded ballot featuring candidates for president, U.S. Senate and the Texas Legislature, along with a history of noncompetitive races, have left campaigns desperate for talent.

Democratic Party signage and logos at the Texas Democratic Party office in Austin on Oct. 8, 2019.

“A lost generation”

“Beggars can’t be choosers”

"We've tried to mitigate that every way we know how"

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