The Annual Democratic Party Labor Day Picnic saw not only Central Texas area candidates for the November Election on the political stump, but also reporting convention delegates and a speaker for Presidential Candidate Hillary Clinton.
Candidates speaking included:
Kathi Thomas, Candidate for Texas Congressional District 25 in the US Congress, running against Republican incumbent Roger Williams.
Sandra Blankenship, Candidate for Texas House District 54, running against a controversial Republican candidate, former Killeen Mayor Scott Cosper, who found a great deal of Primary opposition in his own town of Killeen when Austin Ruiz, a local optometrist, ran a very close runoff race.
Jennie Lou Leeder, Candidate for Texas Senate, District 24, a former teacher and coach who is running against Republican Dawn Buckingham, a Travis Co, Eye Surgeon..
Also speaking was Independent local Candidate, Edith Wagner Harrison, who is running for District Clerk of Lampasas County.