Our Candidates

MJ Hegar

TX-31 (Central Texas)


  • Challenged  three-term incumbent Tea Party Republican John Carter and lost by 3 points in a district that Hillary Clinton lost by 8 and President Obama lost by 21

  • Military veteran and helicopter pilot who received a Purple Heart; fought discrimination in the military; first time candidate.  Hegar is the subject of the book and upcoming movie Shoot Like a Girl

Invest to Elect

Invest to Elect is a Chicago-area women’s group which supports pro choice Democratic candidates running for Federal office. 

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