“It’s such an unprecedented move, so it rallies Democrats in Texas and the rest of the nation to give, participate and vote,” Rottinghaus said. “This boosts Democrats in a normally sleepy midterm election and spikes donations for O’Rourke, who will need a massive war chest to be competitive in November.”

This article was written by STEPHEN NEUKAM of The Texas Tribune.  The Texas Tribune is a nonpartisan, nonprofit media organization that informs Texans — and engages with them – about public policy, politics, government and statewide issues.  This article originally appeared at: https://www.texastribune.org/2022/08/24/greg-abbott-eric-adams-migrant-busing-new-york/