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Texas 19th congressional district

Big Country Ballot 2020: Rep. Jodey Arrington

3 hours ago
Courtesy Jodey Arrington For U.S. Congress

Republican Jodey Arrington is running for a third term in Washington D.C. representing Texas’s 19th Congressional District.  Arrington fended off a primary challenge by Vance Boyd earlier this year, winning nearly 90% of the vote.   Since his first term in 2017, Arrington has been a strong supporter of President Trump’s policies from immigration to international trade.  And he praises the President’s handling of the COVID-19 pandemic.

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Big Country Ballot 2020: Tom Watson

Oct 20, 2020
Courtesy Tom Watson for U.S. Congress


Republican U.S. Representative Jodey Arrington has a new challenger this election in the race for Texas’s 19th Congressional District.  Arrington won by large margins in his first two campaigns.  But Democrat Tom Watson is undaunted.  Watson is a Vietnam War veteran and an attorney from Abilene who wants to bring change to the district’s representation in Washington D.C.  

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Tom Watson For Congress

Courtesy Tom Watson for U.S. Congress

All levels of government are having to reshuffle the way they do business during the COVID-19 pandemic.  The restrictions on gatherings and in-person contact are especially challenging for those trying to get their foot in the door of government.

Haley Remenar / KACU

U.S. Rep. Jodey Arrington says he's most proud of his work on the Farm Bill, but disappointed it hasn't passed through congress yet.  In this extended interview he describes his views on the Farm Bill, immigration, the Affordable Care Act, and more.  

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Zane Goggans / KACU

In his first political campaign, Miguel Levario is challenging U.S. Rep. for Texas' 19th district, Jodey Arrington.  The 41 year old history professor at Texas Tech University,  has written a book and chapters for textbooks on the issue of immigration.  He shares his views on this and other topics of interest to voters in the 2018 midterm election.

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