Campaign Worker Arrested After IDing His Candidate As Democrat

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Talking Points Memo—Here’s a troubling story out of Texas. Democrat Mike Siegel is running against Rep. Michael T. McCaul (R) in Texas’s...

Texas cops arrest Democratic campaign worker after asking his candidate’s party affiliation. Law enforcement officials in Waller County, Texas, on Wednesday reportedly arrested Jacob Aronowitz, a field director for Democratic U.S. House candidate Mike Siegel (photo), after asking Siegel’s political affiliation. What did Aronowitz do to get arrested? He delivered a letter from Siegel to a clerk on the county executive’s staff. The letter was a proposed solution to the local government’s attempts to prevent students from a historically black university, Prairie View A&M University,...