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Despite GOP gains across the state, voters in the Austin-area suburb of Round Rock rejected conservative school board candidates

Slates of conservative candidates endorsed by the Republican Party of Texas failed to flip school boards in several suburban races across Texas, including in Round Rock and Wylie.

A visitor attending a Keller ISD school board meeting wears a shirt reading, “Please Don’t Politics, Porn, Prey” during a Keller ISD school board meeting in Keller on April 25, 2022. Some concerned parents and community members come with shirts and signs aligned with their beliefs as school board meetings become political battlegrounds.

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