Get your T-shirts and bumper stickers today. Thank you for supporting our campaign! We love that you want to help us financially and wear or use our campaign-themed merchandise. We aren't allowed to actually sell things, but we can offer you gifts when you donate. All the T-shirts have the campaign logo on the front and an original drawing of Jana Lynne, her Texas T-caster, and her dog JoJo on the back. The drawing is the work of London-based cartoonist Anthony O'Neill. They are 100 percent cotton. We will be adding new items as we go.
Today Anna M. Tinsley of the Star-Telegram publishes article: "Rosie O’Donnell sends shout out — and cash — to a North Texas congressional candidate" The article appeared online just as our campaign had released an announcement about Rosie's donation and the two ladies on Twitter who made it possible. Text from our announcement follows. You can also click the link to see it here.
Jana Lynne Sanchez, Democratic Candidate for US Congress, called out Representative Joe Barton (R-TX) on Thursday for his support of the Republican healthcare bill AHCA that will deprive half of his non-elderly constituents, those with pre-existing conditions, of affordable healthcare. The bill will be voted on Thursday and is expected to pass following changes made to suit members of the Freedom Caucus, of which Barton is member.
Please join us to support the candidacy of Jana Lynne Sanchez for US Congress. Dinner, music, games, and family fun at Pit Stop BBQ in Waxahachie.
Jana Lynne Sanchez, Democratic candidate for US House, Congressional District 6, today issued a challenge to Rep. Joe Barton to stand up for the rights of voters and to support term limits so voters would achieve real accountability from elected officials. Speaking at his town hall in Waxahachie last night, Rep. Joe Barton said there is "no problem" with voting rights in Texas.
Newsletter #5: April 14, 2017
We are looking for someone to run our field operations and community outreach. This is a paid, preferably full-time position. The person should have a University degree, be a good communicator, and have previously worked on 1-2 Democratic or progressive campaigns.
Waxahachie, TX, April 13, 2017 - “Political correctness run amuck,” is how Congressional candidate TX-6 Jana Lynne Sanchez describes the new rules for Rep. Joe Barton Town Halls. The rules were announced in response to a letter from Sanchez’s lawyer to the Congressman seeking an explanation for why she was prohibited from distributing handouts at his March 11 Town Hall.
Waxahachie, TX, USA – April 13, 2017 – Candidate for US Congress TX-06, Jana Lynne Sanchez, announces today that her campaign received contributions of $20,237.49 raised in the first two months since declaring her candidacy. Sanchez vows to raise unprecedented funds to challenge 17-term incumbent Joe Barton and aims to raise approximately $1.5 million through the general election. The money was raised from a combination of contributions via her extensive social media network and from among friends and former colleagues. The donations range in size from $1 to $2,700, and the average amount was less than $100. Sanchez is a former Democratic fundraiser, former correspondent for the Reuters news agency, and the owner of a successful communications agency she co-founded in 2005 in London and Amsterdam (although she is now only a silent partner in the business).
April 13, 2017: Jana Lynne has updated and revised her policy on immigration reform. My grandfather, Lonjino Rodriguez Sanchez came to the US without documentation from Mexico in 1912. He became a citizen in 1969, one year before he passed away. During his many years as an undocumented worker he fathered 27 US citizen children … Continue reading Immigration Reform – updated