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Texas 2022 Elections

“Unwinnable race”: State Sen. Beverly Powell of Burleson ends reelection bid, citing redrawn political map

Powell, a Democrat, had won Senate District 10 by winning over a coalition of diverse voters in Tarrant County. The GOP redrew the district to branch out to counties to the south and west that made it more rural and more white.

State Sen. Beverly Powell, D-Burleson, waits for the Senate to gavel in on Aug. 10, 2021.

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