#JoltTheVote Town Hall

In a historic first, Jolt is bringing together candidates running for statewide office in Texas to answer the concerns of Latino voters. Candidates Beto O’Rourke, Lupe Valdez, Andrew White and Miguel Suazo will take part in the town hall and Jolt student chapter leaders from across Texas will be asking the candidates questions.

Join the #JoltTheVote Town Hall on Sunday, April 29, 2018 from 10:30am to 1:00pm at AFS Cinema (6259 Middle Fiskville Rd, Austin, TX).

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Candidates 

  • U.S. Rep. Beto O’Rourke, Candidate for U.S. Senate
  • Lupe Valdez, Candidate for Texas Governor
  • Andrew White, Candidate for Texas Governor
  • Miguel Suazo, Candidate for Texas Land Commissioner 

*Jolt is a non-partisan organization and candidates from all parties were invited to participate. 

Jolt Student Leaders

Jolt student chapter leaders from across Texas will be traveling to Austin to ask candidates questions about some of the most pressing issues affecting our community — immigration, student debt, health care and climate change. Following the event, youth leaders will take part in an endorsement process to decide who Jolt will endorse for the 2018 elections. 

  • Stephanie Villanueva, Jolt at UT Austin VDR Coordinator
  • Paola Tamales, Jolt at at St. Edwards University Student Chapter Vice President 
  • Elsie Triana, Jolt at at Austin Community College Student Chapter Secretary 
  • Selina Fernandez, Jolt at Southwestern University Student Chapter Event Coordinator
  • Marco Mejia, Jolt at UTEP Student Chapter President
  • Jamileth Ortega, Jolt at at Texas Sate University Student Chapter President
  • Karla Quiñones, Jolt at WT White High School Student Chapter President

Click here to learn more about Jolt student chapters. 

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#JoltTheVote Town Hall FAQs

Q: Is the town hall family-friendly?
A: Yes, the event is for the whole family!

Q: Where can I park?
A: There is FREE parking outside of AFS Cinema

Q: Is the town hall open to everyone?
A: Yes, everyone is welcome!

Q: Is the venue wheelchair accessible?
A: Yes! Should you need any help at all entering or exiting, email us at info@jolttx.org