Texas Elections 2018

Culberson, Fletcher Neck And Neck In Final Days Of Campaign

Posted on · The contest between Congressman John Culberson and Democratic challenger Lizzie Pannill Fletcher is likely to hinge on the votes of suburban white women and minorities. Harvey, healthcare, and immigration are among the defining issues.

House Commerce, Justice, Science, and Related Agencies subcommittee Chairman Rep. John Culberson, R-Texas, center, speaks during the subcommittee’s hearing about the Federal Bureau of Investigation FY 2017 budget, on Capitol Hill in Washington, Thursday, Feb. 25, 2016. Others are House Appropriations Full Committee Chairman Rep. Hal Rogers, R-Ky., left, and subcommittee acting ranking member Rep. Mike Honda, D-Calif., right. (AP Photo/Manuel Balce Ceneta)

Texas Elections 2018

Culberson’s Record Looks Thin Apart from Harvey

Posted on · In his campaign against Lizzie Pannill Fletcher, Congressman John Culberson’s core message is that he led the effort to get Texas more than $140 billion in Harvey relief and flood control funding. But in the 17 years before Harvey, he sponsored only one major bill that became law.

U.S. Rep. John Culberson, R-Texas, left, listens as Rep. Hal Rogers, R-Ky. speaks on Capitol Hill in Washington. Culberson's purchase of stock in a little-known Australian biotech firm earlier this year has come under scrutiny and appears to be a likely issue as the Houston Republican seeks a 10th term next year.

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How Rep. Culberson’s Seat Went From GOP Stronghold To ‘Toss Up’

Posted on · Congressman John Culberson is running for a tenth term representing Texas 7th Congressional District. Changing demographics, the #MeToo movement, and Harvey may give the Democrats their best chance in decades to capture the West Houston seat