Get To Know Derrick

Derrick was born and raised in a small Texas town, has worked for senior Democrats on Capitol Hill, and is a former small business owner. He's been fighting for progressive change for his entire career.

We face a critical moment.

Out-of-control corporate power. Health care costs. Attacks on immigrants, Muslims, and communities of color. Climate change. All of these issues are reaching a crisis point under Donald Trump and Lamar Smith.

Smith's Vision, Trump's America

Smith laid the groundwork for Donald Trump's America over 30 years in Congress. It's his crowning achievement. Smith relentlessly attacked the media, assaulted political and economic liberty, and trolled scientists on behalf of fossil fuel campaign donors.


Please consider donating today. Derrick will not take corporate PAC money because he believes that his constituents are the people who should have his ear, not big money interests. We need people like you to stand up and help fund our run against Lamar Smith.