Statewide Elections, A Redder South Texas And Beto-Mania: The Biggest Texas Political Stories To Watch For In 2022

Statewide Elections, A Redder South Texas And Beto-Mania: The Biggest Texas Political Stories To Watch For In 2022

Can Beto O’Rourke make the governor’s race competitive?

How different will the Legislature look after the election?

Can Republicans turn South Texas more red?

How tough of a reelection race will Ken Paxton have?

What external events will rear their head?

This article was written by PATRICK SVITEK 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/2021/12/30/texas-politics-2022-biggest-stories-elections/