Gina Calanni beat her district’s Republican incumbent in 2018 by under 200 votes. A single mother of three, she decided to run for office to fight for quality public education for all Texans. Her reelection bid will be a hard fight, but this freshman representative has never backed away from a challenge.
- A cancer survivor, author, community volunteer, and small businesswoman, she’s the first woman to represent HD 132
- Passionate about criminal justice reform, particularly bail bond reform and ending the school-to-prison pipeline
- Passed the most legislation of any freshman in the Texas House of Representatives, focusing mainly on community-based issues.