Skip to comments.Nine votes, Three Races: Why Your Vote Matters
Posted on 07/18/2020 6:20:16 AM PDT by The Houston Courant
They say one person cant make a difference in politics. One person isnt enough. Their vote doesnt matter. Wellafter this weeks Primary Run-off Election, you may want to think again.
One Texan is poised to change the Texas Legislature in 2021. His name is Bryan Slaton.
Bryan was a youth pastor in East Texas who decided hed had enough of government intrusion in his life and wanted to do something about it. He showed up several years ago to a townhall and started asking questions. When the answers were not satisfactory, Bryan knew he had to do more.
So, he decided to run for State Representative in Texas House District 2. Bryans first campaign was in 2016. He was running against a long-time incumbent in a primary election and he knew it was going to be a battlemany try, but few succeed. When the votes were tallied, Bryan performed far better than anyone expected. However, he was still 581 votes short of victory.
But, in true conservative fashion Bryan didnt give up. In 2018, he again entered the Republican Primary Election in House District 2again against the same incumbent. Again, he did well, but was still 790 votes short of a win.
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One of my son’s was “too busy” to vote at a city council election a few years back. Our candidate tied for the lead. The recount was still a tie.
Our small city doesn’t have a tie breaker rule, like flipping a coin. It took months to figure out what they should do, all because of one vote.
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So..... what did they do?
He knocked on doors for years, basically. He was always getting the message of constitutional conservativism as often and as frequently as he could. THIS is what it takes: NOT Twitter/Facebook crap which gets communinistized.
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