The 2006 Democratic State Convention is history.
The bi-annual event drew a strong contingent of
John McConnell, Precinct Chair noted, “Many individuals worked hard and did their best, although the ball was dropped here and there. Still, the Convention was a great improvement over those of the recent past.” McConnell also pointed out that he was informed that the Thursday evening dinner “was a fine affair,” and noted that the registration process took some time.
True-Courage said, “Besides our statewide candidates, we are lucky to have great candidates running throughout our
According to True-Courage, “we finally have a Democrat who is brave and energetic enough to run that is also smart, articulate and full of good ideas.” Thomas’s slogan for her State Senatorial campaign is, “Imagine a Better Texas.” Former Attorney General Jim Maddox served as the 25th
Although Jones came in third in the balloting, those in attendance from
Newly elected State Democratic Party Chair Boyd Richie said, “I am so proud be a Democrat and to have participated in our State Convention in Fort Worth last weekend. “Texas Democrats from all corners of the state and from all backgrounds joined together for a common purpose - to support our Party, our candidates and our shared commitment to Moving Texas Forward to a better future.”
Speakers for the Saturday finale included: Barbara Radnofsky, candidate for U.S. Senator for