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Derrick Crowe

Running for US Representative, 21st District
Texas
Election: March 6, 2018

Derrick Crowe is a progressive Democrat running for Congress in Texas's 21st District to build a country that works for everyone, not just corporations and the rich. Derrick is a former senior staffer for top Democrats on Capitol Hill in Washington, D.C., a former small business owner, and a nonprofit professional. Derrick has been recognized in the national press as the “science nerd” challenging “Congress’ most detested science denier.” In June 2017, he gained notoriety for being willing to face arrest in protest of GOP efforts to kick 22 million Americans off of health coverage. Derrick has been endorsed by a large number of local and national progressive groups and individuals.

Issues:

  • Medicare for All
  • Fixing the Rigged Economy
  • Fighting Climate Change
  • Net Neutrality
  • Combating Racism
  • Living Wage Now
  • Act on Automation
  • College for All
  • Women’s rights
  • LGBTQIA Rights