2018 Campaign Blog

Nacogdoches Blueberry Festival

Sunday, June 10, 2017. Brent spent some time at the Nacogdoches Blueberry Festival. Approximately 19,000 attended.


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Longview's East Texas Pride Festival

Saturday, June 10, 2017. Brent had a great time at Longview's 4th annual East Texas Pride Festival.


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Angelina County Democratic Party Meeting

Tuesday, June 6, 2017. The Texas Democratic Party of Angelina County gave me a few minutes to introduce myself at their meeting. I really enjoyed the discussion and conversation. A few folks even hung around for a group photo.


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Meet & Greet in Longview (DWET)

Monday, June 5, 2017. Mary Lou Tevebaugh and the Democratic Women of East Texas graciously put together a meet and greet for us at Silver Grizzly Espresso in Longview. It was a great group and we had a great discussion.


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Campaign Launch Rally

Saturday, June 3, 2017. Brent formally announced his candidacy for the Democratic nomination in Texas's first congressional district. His announcement was part of a rally planned by Indivisible Nacogdoches at the Nacogdoches County courthouse protesting the repeal of the ACA. Speakers included Matt Moore, candidate for city council, NW Ward, and Mike Strong, Nacogdoches County Chair of the Texas Democratic Party, among others. Thanks to Jay Singz and Drew and Sue Wenner for performing at the event.


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Indivisible Deep East Texas (in Lufkin)

Thursday, May 25, 2017. I was invited to say a few words at a local Indivisible meeting (Indivisible Deep East Texas). I met some great people dedicated to contributing to their community.


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DWET Olson & Vasquez Event

Tuesday, May 23, 2017. The Democratic Women of East Texas put on a great event. Speakers included Kim Olson, Democratic candidate for Agriculture Commissioner, and Celina Vasquez, from the Democratic National Convention Latin Caucus.


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Beto Event in Tyler

Saturday, May 20, 2017. Beto O'Rourke came to Tyler, Texas (https://www.betofortexas.com/). It was a great event.


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Coming Soon

We will start posting brief descriptions and pictures from events here. Stay tuned.