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YCT begins ad blitz on Speaker Joe Straus’s efforts to prevent Sanctuary City ban

Feb 17, 2016 No Comments ›› jpmadmin

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE February 17, 2016 Contact: Jeff Morris, State Chairman Mobile: (512) 843-1980 Email: [email protected] Austin, TX — Today, Young Conservatives of Texas, one of the state’s oldest and most respected conservative organizations, released television and radio spots exposing Joe Straus and his involvement in killing legislation that would have banned sanctuary cities in Texas. The emotional and powerful ads feature the story ...

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YCT Endorses Senator Ted Cruz for President

Feb 16, 2016 No Comments ›› jpmadmin

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE February 16, 2016 Contact: Jeff Morris, State Chairman Mobile: (512) 840-1980 Email: [email protected] Austin, TX — Young Conservatives of Texas (YCT) today endorsed Senator Ted Cruz for the Republican nomination for President of the United States. “Senator Cruz is the clear conservative choice for Republicans,” said Jeff Morris, YCT State Chairman. “Since his election in 2012, Senator Cruz has been ...

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Farney Shamefully Distorts Face of Injured Combat Veteran

Feb 15, 2016 No Comments ›› jpmadmin

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE February 15, 2016 Contact: Jeff Morris, State Chairman Mobile: (512) 840-1980 Email: [email protected] Austin, TX — Over the weekend, a mailer from the campaign of Rep. Marsha Farney hit mailboxes distorting the face of Colonel Terry Wilson, calling into question his integrity. “Terry has served our country with honor and overcome extreme disabilities, including facial disfigurement, after an encounter with ...

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YCT Releases Fourth Round of Endorsements

Feb 4, 2016 No Comments ›› jpmadmin

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE February 4, 2016 Contact: Jeff Morris, State Chairman Mobile: (512) 840-1980 Email: [email protected] Austin, TX — Today, Young Conservatives of Texas (YCT) announced its fourth set of endorsements for the 2016 Republican Primary. YCT chimed in on the race for Railroad Commissioner, 14th Court of Appeals, and three legislative races: Railroad Commissioner: Wayne Christian 14th Court of Appeals, Place 2: Bud Wiesedeppe HD 33: ...

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YCT Endorses Bryan Hughes for State Senate

Feb 1, 2016 No Comments ›› jpmadmin

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE February 1, 2016 Contact: Jeff Morris, State Chairman Mobile: (512) 840-1980 Email: [email protected] Austin, TX — Today, Young Conservatives of Texas (YCT) announced its endorsement of Representative Bryan Hughes for Texas Senate District 1. Hughes joined YCT as a student at Baylor in 1994 and has been an active alumnus since leaving college. Since joining the legislature in 2003, Hughes has ...

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YCT Issues Third Round of Endorsements

Jan 27, 2016 No Comments ›› jpmadmin

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE January 27, 2016 Contact: Jeff Morris, State Chairman Mobile: (512) 840-1980 Email: [email protected] Austin, TX — Today, Young Conservatives of Texas (YCT) announced its third set of endorsements for the 2016 Republican Primary. Today's endorsements included seven legislative candidates and four judicial candidates: HD 5: Cole Hefner HD 14: Jess Fields HD 20: Terry Wilson HD 54: Larry Smith HD 64: Read King HD 71: Chris Carnohan HD ...

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YCT Issues Second Round of Endorsements

Jan 19, 2016 No Comments ›› jpmadmin

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE January 19, 2016 Contact: Jeff Morris, State Chairman Mobile: (512) 840-1980 Email: [email protected] Austin, TX — Today, Young Conservatives of Texas (YCT) announced its second set of endorsements for the 2016 Republican Primary. The endorsements announced today were for 12 primary challengers based on their qualifications and commitment to legislating in a conservative manner. YCT endorsed the following candidates: HD 1: George Lavendar HD 7: ...

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YCT Issues First Round of Endorsements

Dec 18, 2015 No Comments ›› jpmadmin

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE December 18, 2015 Contact: Jeff Morris, State Chairman Mobile: (512) 840-1980 Email: [email protected] Austin, TX — Today, Young Conservatives of Texas (YCT) announced its first set of endorsements for the 2016 Republican Primary. The endorsements announced today were for seven State Representatives in contested primaries and based on their high scores on YCT’s Legislative Ratings and their actions within the ...

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YCT Endorse Lois Kolkhorst in SD 18 Special Election

Nov 20, 2014 No Comments ›› YCT State Board

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE November 20, 2014 Contact: Jenna White, Executive Director Mobile: (281) 460-8545 Email:[email protected] Austin, TX — Today, Young Conservatives of Texas (YCT) endorsed Rep. Lois Kolkhorst in the Special Election to replace Comptroller-Elect Glenn Hegar in State Senate District 18. “Rep. Lois Kolkhorst is the clear choice in this race and YCT is proud to support her,” said State Chairman, Jeff ...

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YCT Releases Additional Endorsements and Runoff Straw Poll

May 5, 2014 No Comments ›› YCT State Board

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE May 5, 2014 Contact: Jenna White, Executive Director Mobile: (281) 460-8545 Email:[email protected] AUSTIN, TX — With only three weeks remaining until election day, Young Conservatives of Texas (YCT) is dedicated to ensuring that their endorsed candidates are victorious. Today, YCT announced the endorsement of Chart Westcott in HD 108 and Michael Schofield in HD 132. Additionally, they announced the beginning of ...

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