Has Congressional Candidate Gina Ortiz Jones Raised More From Massachusetts Than from Texans?

Our weekly check-in with the Texas Truth-O-Meter.

By Alexandra HartAugust 22, 2018 10:14 am,

Texas Congressman Will Hurd, who is currently seeking reelection to his third term, says his Democratic opponent, Gina Ortiz Jones has received more money from campaign contributors in Massachusetts than from Texans.

Is that a fact? Gardner Selby of the Politifact Texas fact-checking team has the answer.

Hurd told a Hurst New interviewer “When you raise more money from Massachusetts than yo do from Texas, that is not a good indication of your broad-based support.”

Hear how Will Hurd’s claim scored in the player above.