Skip to main content
Texas 2020 Elections

Julián Castro drops out of presidential race

Castro’s departure means there will be no Texans competing in the Democratic presidential primary.

Julián Castro, the former mayor of San Antonio and the former secretary of House and Urban Development, announced his candidacy for the 2020 Democratic Presidential nomination on Jan. 12, 2019. Castro made the announcement in Guadalupe Plaza in San Antonio.

Wait! We need your help.


Explore related story topics

Politics Barack Obama Beto O'Rourke Julián Castro