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Patrick Svitek

John Cornyn confronts late spending spree by MJ Hegar, Democratic allies in reelection campaign

Cornyn’s once-massive cash-on-hand advantage is gone, and outside Democratic groups smell blood with less than two weeks left in his re-election campaign.

Texas’ John Cornyn and MJ Hegar argue over coronavirus response, policing and the Supreme Court in U.S. Senate debate

Cornyn repeatedly tried to paint Hegar as a puppet of Democratic leaders and too liberal for Texas. She argued he has lost touch with the state after 18 years in the Senate.

MJ Hegar raises $13.5 million in third quarter, a huge improvement over past hauls

The latest haul by the Democratic nominee for U.S. Senate is almost eight times her previous best fundraising quarter.

Republicans Shelley Luther, Drew Springer head to runoff in special election to replace state Sen. Pat Fallon

Much of the drama in the rapid-fire race had centered on Luther, a Dallas salon owner, and Springer, a state representative.

The race for U.S. Senate in Texas is competitive again. But this year it has a lower profile.

Incumbent John Cornyn is pitching himself as a "steady hand on the wheel." Democratic challenger MJ Hegar says that hand is driving Texas toward a cliff.
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