Election 2020 Senate Texas

MJ Hegar of Round Rock, left, speaks during a debate Oct. 9 with Republican U.S. Sen. John Cornyn in Austin. A Quinnipiac University poll release Wednesday showed Cornyn leading 49 to 43 percent.

Late money is pouring into MJ Hegar’s campaign for the U.S. Senate, and The Texas Tribune’s Patrick Svitek reported this week the Democrat has jumped ahead of Republican incumbent John Cornyn in money raised, money on hand and — this is the important bit — advertising presence.

Hegar remains behind in the polls, even as that contest and others appear to be tightening, as they will, as Election Day approaches. And there is a number buried in those polls of particular interest: A lot of Texans haven’t formed an opinion of her, either positive or negative.

Ross Ramsey is executive editor and co-founder of The Texas Tribune, a nonpartisan, nonprofit media organization that informs Texans about statewide issues. Contact Ramsey at rramsey@texastribune.org.

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PJBM626

The dems are getting foreign money. Also MJ will shutdown oil and has business. She been caught saying so for the disastrous free new deal which failed to create jobs as promised under Obama and Biden

Out of stare money which Ramsey won’t discuss is coming from far left sources like Soros , Hollywood . Shes not good for Texas. She would follow lock step with New York’s radical Shumer

natives5

Yet trump has the bank account in China and overseas manufacturing 🤔

Bulldog

President Trump closed that account in 2015. Biden got money through his son from China, Russia and the Ukraine

natives5

Biden’s tax returns say differently. You left of Brazil lol. Do a little independent research away from the conspiracy sites, please.

Bulldog

LOL!!! You crack me up. Do you really think biden is going to claim pay to play on his tax returns?

natives5

Like Joe said, is he sleepy Joe or this criminal mastermind? Y’all want it both ways so it can bend with your ever shifting opinion on Joe. trump is corrupt therefore everyone is corrupt. Must be tough being so cynical.

natives5

And Bulldog, laughter is good. May help you loosen up. Glad I could help.

PJBM626

Native stop the dem lies. That account has been closed for years. His financial activity is disclosed. Obama lies again. But what’s new with Obama

natives5

How did he lie? trump has not disclosed his financial info like he has promised for 4 years. Did I miss something? trump has spread over 20k confirmed lies yet Obama, who is not the president, is more of your concern. Do you believe President Obama and Vice President Biden are responsible for coronavirus too? Geez.

Father of Six

20k confirmed lies? Confirmed, really? Where did you find this out, during the Russia hoax or in the Steele dossier? Joe Biden has been a politician for over 50 years. His taxes should be pretty simple to do. Unless, he's the crook we're discovering he is. Come on man.

natives5

And Biden has disclosed his taxes unlike trump. Come off Fo6, you know trump lies; heck he’s even on audio lying about what he knew about the virus. I forgot Rudy told y’all not to believe what you see with your own eyes or hear with your own ears.

Father of Six

So what? Where does it say you have to disclose your tax returns? You leftist wet your pants over everything. The virus...oh the virus! 20 new cases today. Oh the virus. The Virus!!!!! Oh the virus! You've got to help us from the virus! Live your life. You should worry more about the 60,000,000+ murdered Americans by abortion.

natives5

Such animosity Fo6. There’s more to the country than Brazoria County. Cases are on the rise in Texas and many other states so yes the virus is a big deal to large masses of people regardless of their political affiliation. We need leadership desperately in this country and trunk is not the one to provide that. Too bad.

Father of Six

I don't know that I would call it animosity or out right disgust. The hand wringing from the left about a deadly virus while promoting the killing of innocent humans daily. Biden would lead on that.

natives5

So you are disgusted by a legal choice that a woman makes with her own body yet have no issue with people dying, not by choice, because trump wants y'all to believe this deadly pandemic is some sort of hoax to discredit him?!? Bless your heart, Fo6, bless your heart.

Bulldog

Just to be clear. Everyone who votes for biden really knows they are actually voting for kamala. Right? Biden won't make a full year.

PJBM626

Biden so called plan is already been done

natives5

What are you speaking about? His plan has already been done? Geez, not more conspiracies, PJBM. I keep seeing Dexter's Laboratory with Biden at the helm lol

natives5

And your point? Kamala will make a great president. Already setting yourself up for the loss I see.

Bulldog

Yeah if you're a commie in the Politburo

natives5

Everyone who is against you is a commie, lol. And Fo6 says you are more mature than me lol

natives5

Must say I am impressed you didn't call Kamala out of her name. Baby steps, Bulldog

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Father of Six

He's not as immature as you.

natives5

Says the person who is not involved with that statement. Haha thanks though. I do feel young at heart.

PJBM626

Biden and Harris both have said they are for killing babies born from defective abortions ( killings) upon delivery. Pure barbarianism

natives5

Calling a pandemic a hoax and down playing the seriousness and danger of it which has resulted in over 200k+ deaths in 8 months of your own people is not barbarianism? At least you should acknowledge its incompetence in a leader. Show me where Biden and Harris have explicitly said they support killing live babies. Ted Cruz tried this tactic and it was proven over and over again to be a lie.

Father of Six

They support abortion up to birth. Call it what you want Natives supporting abortion is not leadership it is murder. How ever you justify it in your mind is between you and your maker, but according to the Bible it's murder.

natives5

And ignoring a pandemic while your people are dying is not leadership. trump let this country down by not taking this seriously and even Mark Meadows acknowledged we won’t control the pandemic....great leadership right there folks. Time for a change at the top.

Bulldog

Nobody is going to stop a pandemic. Look at loser obama. 60 million Americans infected with the H1N1. Why don't you hold him to the same standard?

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