She will perform at the Texas Democratic Party’s JJ Reception on October 8th.
Austin, Texas – Vice President Kamala Harris will return to Austin this weekend when she delivers the keynote address at the 2022 Texas Democratic Party JJ Reception in Austin on Saturday, October 8th.
“We are excited and honored that Vice President Kamala Harris will be coming to Texas to help us raise funds ahead of the most important election in our state’s history,” said Texas Democratic Party Chairman Gilberto Hinojosa. “Your journey shows that the nation’s eyes are truly on Texas as we move towards the midterms – and, crucially, Beto’s race to Mike [Collier]’s and Rochelle [Garza]’s race, right down to races up and down the ballot, Texas is a winnable state. We’re grateful for all the work President Biden and Vice President Harris have done in Washington to deliver for hard-working Texans — and we’re equally grateful they’re so invested in winning state races in Texas that we can do the dangerous Of course, Greg Abbott and his extremist Republican cronies have brought our state into the abyss.”
The annual Johnson-Jordan Reception is held to celebrate the “inspirational and pioneering legacy of legendary Texas Democrat President Lyndon Johnson and Congresswoman Barbara Jordan.” She raises funds for the Democratic Party to enable it to run programs such as ballot-by-mail assistance, efforts to protect voters, community organizing, direct contact with voters, and more.
“We could not be honored or proud that Vice President Kamala Harris will be joining us in Austin next month to help the Texas Democratic Party get the vote here in Texas,” said the Texas Democratic Party vice chairman. Shay Wyrick Cathey. “As a black woman, Vice President Harris understands the tremendous resources required to stand up against the gargantuan machinery working to disenfranchise communities of color. The funds raised at this year’s JJ Reception will have an impact on the 2022 Midterms here in Texas – and help the final vote count more accurately reflect the true will of the people of Texas.”
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https://www.kvue.com/article/news/politics/vice-president-kamala-harris-coming-to-austin-for-keynote-address/269-897c7211-a483-46a4-91ef-6a8b7aa94740 Vice President Kamala Harris arrives in Austin for the keynote address