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Early Voting in Person in the #TXSD6Special starts today.

State Rep. Carol Alvarado picked up the Chron E-Board endorsement today.

From today’s Chron E-Board:

We endorse Alvarado.

It isn’t a question of policy — the two Democrats seem to agree on practically everything. Both are pro-choice. Both oppose school vouchers. Neither wants to expand the sales tax or implement an income tax to help pay for public schools. The difference is one of strategy.

And this:

Notably, in 2015 she authored the grand jury reform bill that was signed by Gov. Greg Abbott. Those talents will be key to a successful tenure in the Texas Senate, which is dominated by Republicans.

And this:

But for the sake of constituents’ immediate needs, we believe that Alvarado can do a better job of shaping and passing legislation.

Here is the entire E-Board endorsement: https://www.houstonchronicle.com/opinion/editorials/article/For-State-Senator-District-6-Carol-Alvarado-13420739.php.

We will take it.  She deserved the endorsement.

Tear gassing infants. GOP elected officials stay silent. It sure make voting the straight Dem ticket a cinch.

My 95 year-old Dad spent last Tuesday through Saturday afternoon in the hospital.  He’s OK and back home.  I was in and out of the hospital for parts of last week.  I stayed with him on Thanksgiving Day.  My Thanksgiving Day dinner consisted of turkey and mash potatoes from the hospital cafeteria.  A first for sure.

Vote Early, please.

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