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Fundraiser?  More of those liberals sending their death wishes.  I'll tell them this, I'm going to beat Steve Stockman and then I'm back to royalty.
Looks like Maxey Scherr, who appears to be the tentative front runner (unconfirmed) for the Democratic primary for the U.S. Senate race in Texas, is getting very active in campaign events.

On Jan 29th, Scherr and her campaign will be hosting a fundraiser in Houston, TX in the evening.  Not sure if this will be a series of many fundraisers for Maxey Scherr's campaign.

Details below:

https://www.facebook.com/...

Hon. Sylvester Turner - Barbara Radnofsky - Bien Tran
Michele Mullin - Jane Tillinghast - Donna Roth
Brittani Williams - Katie Floyd - Kevin Murphy
Gladys Floyd - Gerry Birnberg - Tom Rowan, Jr

(Host Committee in Formation)

Invite you to a Fundraising Reception In support of Maxey Scherr

Wednesday, January 29, 2014 5:30 PM – 7:00 PM
Hughes Hangar 2811 Washington Ave Houston, TX

Platinum: $5,200 - Gold: $2,600 - Silver: $1,000 - Bronze: $500 - Guest: $100

RSVP: 915.351.0260 / loretta@maxeyfortexas.com

Please make contributions payable to:
Maxey Scherr for U.S. Senate
P.O. Box 136, El Paso, TX 79941

Hughes Hangar Speakeasy Gastro Lounge
2811 Washington Ave., Houston, Texas 77007
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Since it's early in the campaign season, I do mention that Maxey Scherr seems to be getting a lot of the attention and she has a good shot at getting the Democratic nomination for the U.S. Senate but there are three other Democratic candidates running so it will be interesting to see how this plays out in the primary race as the primary itself in Texas is March 4th (super early).

Although Scherr's website doesn't show yet where she stands on the issues, in the campaign ad it does reveal what she's for:

Raising Minimum Wage to $10/hour

Fixing and improving Obamacare, not letting the insurance industry have their way

Increasing support for public school system

Marriage Equality

And the line Scherr says in her ad is great from a message standpoint in terms of women's issues:  "When it comes to these issues, Cruz Control is Government Control, not individual rights.

If you are looking to get involved in the Maxey Scherr for Senate campaign, the links are below:

Maxey Scherr for U.S. Senate:  http://www.maxeyfortexas.com/

Donate:  https://maxeyfortexas.ngpvanhost.com/...

Facebook:  https://www.facebook.com/...

Twitter:  https://twitter.com/...

Originally posted to Knowledge Democrats on Mon Jan 06, 2014 at 02:24 PM PST.

Also republished by Turning Texas: Election Digest.

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