Candace Valenzuela is Running for Congress in Texas

Candace Valenzuela, a Texas educator who experienced homelessness as a child, is running for Congress in an historically red district against a Republican. In US news and current events today, this progressive Texan could be the first Afro-Latina in Congress and could flip a long-held Republican seat. Candace Valenzuela, who vowed not to take any corporate PAC money, is running on a progressive platform that includes gov’t assistance for households earning under $50,000, a public health insurance option, investment in early childhood education, and criminal justice reform. For more videos like this, follow NowThis News. #CandaceValenzuela #Texas #Congress #News #NowThis #NowThisNews This video "Candace Valenzuela is Running for Congress in Texas", first appeared on