House Democrats

House Democrats to Start Funding Organizers in Texas

The Democrats’ campaign arm, the Democrat Congressional Campaign Committee, kicked off an “initial seven-figure investment to organize grassroots supporters, potential voters, and new voters” Monday in various key congressional districts across the country, including in Texas, according to a press release.

Karina Shumate, 21, a college student studying stenography, fills out a voter registration form in Richardson, Texas, Saturday, Jan. 18, 2020. Democrats are hoping this is the year they can finally make political headway in Texas and have set their sights on trying to win a majority in one house …

Democrats Win Easily in New Mexico First District

House Democrats will keep their seat in New Mexico’s First Congressional District after state Rep. Melanie Stansbury notched a clear victory in Tuesday’s race to fill the vacancy of former Rep. Deb Haaland, who left her post in March to become Interior Department secretary.

This April 30, 2021 image shows state Rep. Melanie Stansbury at a news conference about erasing a backlog in untested rape evidence kits in Albuquerque, New Mexico. Stansbury, a Democrat, is among the candidates vying for an open congressional seat in New Mexico. (AP Photo/Susan Montoya Bryan)