AUSTIN,TX, Feb 3, 2020 – Rick Kennedy, Democratic candidate for US House TX17, started February in Caldwell, TX, celebrating Black History Month with fellow Democrats at a rousing dinner held at the Caldwell Civic Center.

Other February events, where you can hear him speak, include:

Pflugerville Area Democrats, Saturday, Feb 8, 11:00-12:30pm, Me’s Cajun, 111 E. Main, Pflugerville.

Waco League of Women Voters Candidate Meet & Greet, Monday, Feb 10, 6:00-10:00pm, Knox Hall-Texas Rangers Hall of Fame, 100 Texas Rangers Trail, Waco.

KAMU 90.0 FM Candidate Forum, Tuesday, Feb 11, 7:00-10:00pm, Moore Communications Center-Texas A&M, Bryan College Station. (No live audience; tune in only.)

Hearne Political Rally, Saturday, Feb 15, 4:00-7:00pm, Edge Community Center, 7628 Edge School House Road, Hearne.

Milam County First Sign Event, Sunday, Feb 16, 2:00-4:00pm. Locations: TBD.

Hispanic Forum of BCS Meet the Candidates, Wednesday, Feb 19, 6:30-8:30pm, Queen Theater, 110 S. Main, Bryan.

American Legion No 159 (BCS) Candidate Meet & Greet, Friday, Feb 21, 5:00-8:00pm, American Legion No 159 Hall, 101 Waco Street, Bryan.

Marlin TX Meet & Greet, Sunday, Feb 23, 2:30-4:00pm, Falls Hotel, 226 Coleman, Marlin.

Early Voting, Feb 18-28, VOTE!

Rick Kennedy is a software engineer who lives in Austin. He challenged Bill Flores in 2018 and now campaigns in 2020 for the soon-to-be vacated US House TX17 seat. The 17th includes Brazos, Burleson, Falls, Freestone, Limestone, McLennan, Milam, and Robertson counties; also portions of Bastrop, Lee, Leon, and Travis counties. Rick Kennedy finished the 2018 midterm election with the closest margin of any Democrat since the district was redrawn in 2011.


If you would like more information about Rick Kennedy or to schedule an interview, please call Debi Bryant at 254-859-0684 or email