Opinion: Is a purple wave coming to Texas in 2020? | LBJ School of Public Affairs | The University of Texas at Austin
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"Look past the presidential race and there are indications Texas is rapidly moving from red to purple politically. In just the past few weeks, three Republican congressmen in the crosshairs of Democrats have retired rather than face stiff challenges in 2020," Professor Paul Stekler argues in the Austin American-Statesman

"If the partisan trends in our diversifying suburbs continue and Hispanic voting numbers increase, if for no other reason than the explosion in that population, then change is coming. Maybe in 2020."