Press Releases Latest YCT Updates

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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Tuition-increasing, Liberal Politician to Address College Republicans

Feb 19, 2014 No Comments ›› YCT State Board

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE February 19, 2014 Contact: Jenna White, Executive Director Mobile: (512) 843-1980 Email: [email protected] AUSTIN, TX — Young Conservatives of Texas (YCT) today called on Lt. Gov. David Dewhurst to apologize for tuition “deregulation” and to join the bipartisan coalition dedicated to its repeal. "We're stunned that David Dewhurst would come to campus and try to fool college students into thinking he's ...

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YCT Continues to Endorse for the 2014 March Primary

Feb 14, 2014 No Comments ›› YCT State Board

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE February 14, 2014 Contact: Jenna White, Executive Director Mobile: (281) 460-8545 Email: [email protected] AUSTIN, TX — Between October and January, Young Conservatives of Texas (YCT) endorsed in many of the statewide and legislative elections occurring across the state. Today, YCT released their next set of endorsements for the March 4th Primary. “This is an exciting cycle for conservatives across the state,” ...

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Young Conservatives of Texas Releases More 2014 Endorsements

Jan 21, 2014 1 Comment ›› YCT State Board

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE January 21, 2014 Contact: Jenna White, Executive Director Mobile: (281) 460-8545 Email: [email protected] AUSTIN, TX — Today, Young Conservatives of Texas (YCT) released several new endorsements for the 2014 Republican Primary. “We are excited to see so many conservatives running for office in 2014,” said YCT State Chairman Jeff Morris. “If we are successful this cycle, we could hit a critical ...

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