This is the second or third time that I’ve heard data people I respect say Dems should be sinking more money into the Lone Star state:
Regardless of the ultimate outcome, I do think Democrats / their wealthiest megadonors will probably be kicking themselves that they didn't manage to scrounge up more money for this state
— Nate Cohn (@Nate_Cohn) October 22, 2020
The reason apparently is that despite what you might gleaned from Willie Nelson songs and Walker Texas Range, ackshually Texas is highly suburban. And suburban women, so languid and bittersweet, hate Donald Trump.
No matter what happens this November, an investment in Texas is an investment in the future, Mr. Gittes. It can easily be come the new Virginia/Colorado.
So let’s do an all Texas one today, megadonors! As always you can see all our candidates here.
MJ Hegar, Texas Senate
Texas State Democratic Party
Dallas County Democratic Party (TX) and Tarrant County Democratic Party (TX)
Balloon Juice for Flipping Texas (split between GOP-held districts won by Beto)