Election , Endorsement

Endorsement: UFCW Local 1000

Rhetta Bowers has been endorsed by UFCW Local 1000.

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In the News , Politics

Texas House District 113 likely to flip...

The Texas House districts most vulnerable to flipping in 2018 By Mark P. Jones,  April 24, 2018 Republicans currently hold a 95- to 55-seat advantage over Democrats in the Texas House of Representatives. Data on voters’ partisanship, affinity for President Donald Trump and ideology in the 150 Texas House districts suggest that as many as thirteen Republican-held seats are potentially vulnerable...

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Election , In the News

Rhetta Bowers in the Garland Journal

ELECTION 2018 SPOTLIGHT posted by: Garland Journal Rhetta Bowers is a dedicated wife, mother, and Democrat, committed to changing her community for the better. With Tuesday's election, she will represent the Democratic party in the race for TX House of Representatives 113 and she will face Republican Jonathon Boos in the general election, in November. Bowers comes from a long...

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In the News , Politics

Rhetta on Inside Texas Politics

INSIDE TEXAS POLITICS (2/25/18) Posted by: WFAA | Jason Whitely NEWSMAKER The race for an open seat in the Texas House of Representatives is where Inside Texas Politics began today. State Rep. Cindy Burkett walked away from her seat in District 113 to run for state Senate. The 113th is a sliver of eastern Dallas County including some of Rowlett,...

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Endorsement , In the News

Dallas Morning News endorses Rhetta

We recommend Rhetta Andrews Bowers in the Democratic race for state House District 113 Posted by: Dallas Morning News Editorial | DMN We narrowly recommend Rhetta Andrews Bowers over retired Dallas firefighter Billy Ingram in the Democratic primary for state House District 113, an open seat after GOP incumbent Cindy Burkett decided not to run. Bowers and Ingram, both from...

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Endorsement , In the News

TEXAS ALF-CIO COPE ENDORSES RHETTA BOWERS FOR...

Posted by: TCCLC TEXAS AFL-CIO COPE POSTS ENDORSEMENTS FOR CONGRESSIONAL, LEGISLATIVE SEATS The Texas AFL-CIO COPE rounded out its pre-primary endorsement list by adopting recommendations from central labor bodies across the state to go with endorsements made at the COPE Convention.  “Speaking through Central Labor Councils and the Area Labor Federation, our affiliates have carefully vetted candidates and endorsed, by...

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Endorsement , In the News

TSEU Endorses Rhetta

Election 2018 – TSEU Endorsements (and AFL-CIO statewide endorsements) Posted by: TSEU *denotes an incumbent  SD10 – Beverly Powell (Fort Worth) SD16 – Nathan Johnson (Dallas) SD17 – Fran Watson (Houston) HD37 – Rene Oliveira* (Valley) HD52 – James Talerico (Williamson Cnty) HD75 – Mary Gonzalez* (El Paso) HD104 – Roberto Alonzo* (Dallas) HD105 – Terry Meza (Irving) HD108 –...

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Endorsement , In the News

TSTA‐PAC Endorses Rhetta

TSTA‐PAC 2018 Primary Endorsements Contested Primary Races The TSTA Political Action Committee has endorsed a slate of pro-education candidates. They may make additional endorsements later this year. Republican Primary Texas Senate Kel Seliger ‐ Amarillo Kristin Tassin ‐ Fort Bend Texas House of Representatives Ernest Bailes ‐ Shepherd Travis Clardy ‐ Nacogdoches Scott Cosper ‐ Killeen Dan Flynn ‐ Van...

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Dallas Women's March , In the News

Dallas Morning News coverage of Dallas Women’s...

Dallas Women's March 2018 Posted by: DMN Thousands of women took to the streets and marched through Dallas for women's rights and equality. The Dallas Morning News covered the Dallas Women's March as Rhetta spoke passionately to a crowd rallying to support women.

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Endorsement , In the News

Rhetta is endorsed by STONEWALL Democrats of...

Stonewall elects 2018 officers and issues endorsements Dallas Voice | DAVID TAFFET |  Senior Staff Writer taffet@dallasvoice.com Stonewall Democrats of Dallas this week issued the list of candidates it is endorsing in the March 3 primary. Because so many candidates in contested primaries sought the group’s endorsement, chapter President Lee Daugherty said endorsements for candidates in uncontested primaries would wait,...

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