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MJ Hegar

Democratic candidate, U.S. Senate

MJ Hegar is a decorated combat veteran, working mom, and Texan who is running for U.S. Senate in 2020.

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An open letter to John Cornyn

We know the gun violence epidemic in this country reaches far beyond the tragic mass shootings that we seem to be accepting as commonplace. Domestic violence, accidental shootings, children getting their hands on irresponsibly stored weapons and suicides are robbing us of our mothers, brothers, babies and our soul as a country.