Governor Texas

Greg Abbott

vs

Lupe Valdez

1
Social policies
The Texas crisis lies in public education and health care not in border security.
2
Social policies
Public school restrooms must be used only by people of the same sex, which must be evidenced in the birth certificate or driver's license.
3
Social policies
The LGBTQ+ community faces many types of discrimination. Cross-cutting measures should be implemented regarding salaries, access to healthcare and state laws that exclude them should be revoked.
4
Social policies
The Confederation plaque located in the capital of the state of Texas must be removed immediately.
5
Social policies
It must be avoided for Texas cities and counties to use their taxes to fund abortion procedures.
6
Social policies
The overreach of federal power is a serious threat to the Texan people.
7
Education
Retired teachers must pay less for their health insurance.
8
Education
The state should be responsible for financing education systems and not allowing local communities to take charge.
9
Immigration
A new focus on immigration laws that considers human rights and the dignity of immigrants is needed.
10
Immigration
Public money should be used only for those people certified by the E-Verify system.
11
Immigration
The State of Texas must allocate its own resources to finance the National Guard.
12
Health
Universal health insurance must be established for the lowest-income people.
13
Health
It is necessary to expand the Medicaid program and invest in rural communities to reduce the number of uninsured citizens.
14
Education
For greater safety of students, teachers must carry or have the option of carrying weapons at schools.
15
Social policies
It should be considered a hate crime to attack an officer simply because of the uniform he uses.
16
Social policies
Red Flag Laws should be implemented (the temporary withdrawal of weapons from citizens who present a threat to themselves or to others) to avoid potential threats.
17
Health
Voters should have the right to decide on the legalization or decriminalization of marijuana.
18
Social policies
The Second Amendment of the Constitution which defends the right to bear arms for self-defense must be respected but under certain conditions.
19
Social policies
The Rainy-Day Fund (the state's savings account in case of lack of income) should be used to alleviate the public situation after Hurricane Harvey.
20
Economy
The government's ability to raise taxes to owners should be limited and, at the same time, citizens should be able to question tax assessors.
21
Economy
Jobs must include paid absences so that the workers can tend to their families without worry.
22
Finally, organize the thematic groups in order of priority for you when voting, with the top one being the most important and the bottom one the least important.
  • Economy
  • Education
  • Environment
  • Health
  • Immigration
  • Social policies