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2018 Texas Democratic Convention
Watch Lupe Valdez address thousands of delegates and supporters at the 2018 Texas Democratic Convention in Fort Worth.

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On the campaign trail with Lupe Valdez

Former Dallas County sheriff has bootstrapped her run for Texas governor with marches, miles and modest hotels.

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Lupe Valdez Makes History in texas by Winning Democratic Nod For Governor

Valdez’s victory will likely intensify speculation as to whether Texas could become a politically competitive state for Democrats.

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'I’m Getting Darn Good at Uphill Battles.'

[Valdez] talked with TIME this week about her historic candidacy, using discrimination as a stepping stone, and how she plans to swing the state.