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Redistricting Texas

Texas Republicans pave way for new battleground state House district in Rio Grande Valley over local lawmakers’ objections

The likely new district comes as Texas Republicans continue to try to make new inroads in South Texas after the 2020 election.

The Texas Capitol on Aug. 13, 2021.
Detail of proposed changes to Texas House districts 37 and 38 in the Valley.

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Politics 2022 elections Alex Dominguez Eddie Lucio III Eddie Lucio Jr. Redistricting Texas House of Representatives Texas Legislature