Which Texas Legislative candidates care about local food & farmers?

Published January 18, 2022


In anticipation of the upcoming Texas primary election, FARFA has developed a candidate questionnaire for individuals running for the Texas State House and Senate. We’ve created an accompanying list of our priority issues for the state’s next legislative session in 2023 (note: the priority list may change somewhat over the coming year).

With your help, we can identify which candidates care about independent family farmers and local foods. We’ve sent the questionnaire to the Republican, Democratic, Libertarian, and Independent candidates for whom we could find email addresses. However, they are far more likely to take the time to respond to our questionnaire if they receive a request from someone in their district … in other words, someone who might vote for them in the election!

Here’s what we’re asking you to do:

A. Find out who the candidates for state legislature are in your district. If you have time, please contact EACH candidate from all the parties – this is not a partisan effort.

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