Slaton earned 35.2% of the vote in the March primary and will compete in a runoff election on July 14, 2020.
Ran unsuccessfully for the same House seat in 2016.
Endorsed in the 2020 Republican primary election by the Texas Home School Coalition, which supports using public funds for private and home-schools, giving private and home-schooled students greater access to public education services, and limiting state oversight of private and home schools. Slaton also received the group's endorsement in 2016.
Endorsed in the 2020 election by Texans for Fiscal Responsibility (Empower Texans), a group that has supported budget cuts and limiting state spending on public education; eliminating educators' and other public employees' rights to use payroll deduction for payment of their voluntary dues to professional organizations; private school vouchers; and privatizing the management of existing public schools. Slaton also received the group's endorsement in 2016.
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Has not responded to the ATPE Candidate Survey for the 2020 primary election.
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