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Texas 2022 Elections

Bernie Sanders tours Texas hoping to amp up progressive turnout, including in key South Texas race

The two-time Democratic presidential candidate visited Central Texas and South Texas amid concerns that young and working-class voters are not mobilized enough for the midterm election.

U.S. Sen. Bernie Sanders speaks to supporters of Democratic congressional candidate Michelle Vallejo in McAllen on Oct. 30, 2022. Sanders addressed issues like inflation and said Republicans fail to mention the record profits corporations are generating.

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Attendees listen to speakers at AFL-CIO’s labor celebration at the Texas AFL-CIO parking lot in downtown Austin on Oct. 29, 2022.
Democratic nominee for Texas Congressional District 35 Greg Casar speaks at AFL-CIO’s labor celebration at the Texas AFL-CIO parking lot in downtown Austin on Oct. 29, 2022.

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