Kerr Community Center • 1308 Walnut St • Bastrop
Agenda – TBD
Beto has been traveling around the state listening to Texans just like you. During these past months, he’s gained great insight and encouragement from your stories and is more determined than ever to work for a Texas that will represent us all.
Join him at our upcoming meet & greet in Bastrop to ask questions about his views and hear what he plans to do as your next U.S. Senator. Click here to RSVP.
Meet & Greet with Beto in Bastrop
Date/Time: This Saturday, October 21 – 1:00 PM
Location: La Hacienda, 1800 Walnut St., Bastrop, TX 78602
At this event, you’ll get to learn what Beto is currently working on and how we can help keep Texas moving forward.
We hope to see you there! — Team Beto
Natalia DePaz says her heart breaks for some members of her family as well as for about 800,000 people who have benefited from an Obama-era immigration program that the Trump administration said it was rescinding.
This picture features (from right to left) Karen Sterling, Phil Freeman and Dayna Beck, precinct chair.
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In case you missed the article in Thursday’s Bastrop Advertiser edition, it is re-published below.
CONSERVATIVES PLAY TRANSGENDER CON GAME
The conservative con is on again.
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