Reform Needed

Join us at the 2010 TDP State Convention June 25, 26 in Corpus Christi

Join us at the 2010 TDP State Convention June 25, 26 in Corpus Christi

The Texas Democratic Party will hold its 2010 State Convention in Corpus Christi June 25-26. ChangetheCaucus.org will have a booth in the exhibition hall of the convention, so be sure to look for us. Resolutions... 

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Elderly Voters

Are Elderly Voters Disadvantaged by Caucuses?

Are Elderly Voters Disadvantaged by Caucuses?

According to an InsiderAdvantage/Majority Opinion Research poll conducted on 02.28.08, people who are 65 and over are 26.1 percent of Texas Democratic Primary voters. The question that needs to be answered... 

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Parents

Who’s minding the kids while Mom and Dad are Caucusing Late Into the Night?

Who’s minding the kids while Mom and Dad are Caucusing Late Into the Night?

Parents who have young children have problems attending caucuses. In 2008, election day was the day before Texas schoolchildren had to take the TAKS test, so many parents had to get their kids home to... 

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Military Members

Military Members Overseas Excluded From Caucuses

Military Members Overseas Excluded From Caucuses

Larry Romo, Texas Democratic Veterans Chairman says, “The caucus system discriminates against some of our military and their families, the Texans that are fighting for our Country in Iraq and Afghanistan.... 

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Workers

Many Workers Have Problems Attending Caucuses

Many Workers Have Problems Attending Caucuses

People who work evenings or long hours during the day are another group that has problems attending the caucuses. While there is a statute in Texas that requires employers to allow employees to take off... 

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A Better Way

Texas Democrats Should Allocate All Pledged Delegates Based on the Results of the Primary Vote

Texas Democrats Should Allocate All Pledged Delegates Based on the Results of the Primary Vote

The best way to ensure that all voters are able to fully support their preferred candidate for president is to allocate all pledged delegates based on the results of the vote in the primary. People who... 

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Hearings

Austin Chronicle Coverage of Austin Hearing on Two-Step

Austin Chronicle Coverage of Austin Hearing on Two-Step

If the panel of Texas Democratic Party leaders gathered at the AFL-CIO hall last Friday wasn’t clear on what’s wrong with the party’s dual primary/caucus system, Amy Wright gave them... 

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