South Texas Congressional Candidate Michelle Vallejo Says Outside Money Is Influencing South Texas

Michelle Vallejo, a progressive democratic candidate for District 15 who was recently endorsed by Elizabeth Warren, poses for a photo at a voting site in McAllen, Texas, U.S. March 1, 2022. REUTERS/Veronica G. Cardenas

Quarterly campaign reports for midterm elections are in, and there’s a big difference in fundraising between parties for South Texas districts. One candidate in the Rio Grande Valley says it’s due to outside money.

This report originally aired on NPR station Texas Public Radio.

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Pablo De La Rosa is a freelance journalist in the Rio Grande Valley reporting statewide and nationally, including with Texas Public Radio and NPR. You can follow him on Twitter.