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Navigating the Republican Primary: A Voter's Guide

Voter's Guide Introduction: Election season is here, and it's essential to be an informed voter. With so many names on the ballot, it can be overwhelming and confusing. But fear not! In this blog post, we will provide recommendations and insights to help you navigate the Republican primary with confidence

Here is quick list of my Recommendations:

2024 Republican Primary Voting Recommendations

***Recommendations listed below are for contested races only. We support the unopposed candidates as well.

President: Donald J. Trump

United States Senator: Ted Cruz

United States Representative, District 6: James Buford

Railroad Commissioner: Christi Craddick

Justice, Supreme Court, Place 4: John Devine

Presiding Judge, Court of Criminal Appeals: David Schenck

Judge, Court of Criminal Appeals, Place 7: Gina Parker

Judge, Court of Criminal Appeals, Place 8: Lee Finley

District Judge, 443rd District Court: Greg Wilhelm

County Attorney: Lindy Beaty

Ballot proposition 1: yes

Ballot proposition 2: yes

Ballot proposition 3: yes

Ballot proposition 4: yes

Ballot proposition 5: yes

Ballot proposition 6: yes

Ballot proposition 7: yes

Ballot proposition 8: yes

Ballot proposition 9: yes

Ballot proposition 10: yes

Ballot proposition 11: no

Ballot proposition 12: yes

Ballot proposition 13: yes

Allow us to introduce our guide for today: Melody Allen. She is a follower of Christ, native Texan, wife, Texas Aggie, Bible study leader, Christian conservative, political activist, and the host of the Patriots Revival podcast. Melody's mission is to educate, inspire, and encourage Christian conservatives to align their political beliefs with God's Word.

Informed voting is crucial in ensuring that our government aligns with conservative values and principles. By examining each candidate's track record, beliefs, and voting history, we can make informed decisions that align with our own values and goals for our community. In this blog post, we will guide you through the Republican primary races, providing insights and recommendations to help you make the best choices for your vote.

Let's begin with the most prominent race on the ballot: the presidential race. Melody assures us that she is voting for President Donald Trump due to his previous accomplishments and commitment to conservative principles. She encourages readers to do their own research and make an informed decision on this crucial race.

Moving down the ballot, Melody recommends voting for Senator Ted Cruz, emphasizing his conservative values and dedication to listening to constituents. In the congressional race, Melody discusses the challenges faced by incumbent Representative James Elzey and suggests considering alternative candidates like James Buford, who aligns more closely with conservative values.

Melody brings attention to the importance of state judicial races, highlighting candidates who prioritize conservative values. She recommends supporting David Shanks, Gina Parker, and Leaf Finley for various positions in the Court of Criminal Appeals. These endorsements stem from their commitment to upholding the Texas Constitution and prosecuting election crimes.

Melody urges readers to pay attention to local races, as they have a significant impact on their immediate communities. She mentions specific races in different counties and encourages readers to research the candidates carefully. Additionally, she explains the purpose of the ballot propositions and provides her own recommendations, offering insights on each proposition.

In conclusion, Melody emphasizes the importance of voting and being actively involved in the democratic process. She encourages readers to print their sample ballot, research the candidates, and cast an informed vote. Through informed voting, we can help restore conservative values and make a positive impact on our government and society.

To further assist readers in their decision-making process, Melody invites them to reach out via email at for personalized recommendations on local races. She emphasizes the power of grassroots activism, encouraging readers to contribute even small amounts to candidates they support. Lastly, she urges readers to spend time in God's Word, allowing spiritual revival to guide their actions.

The Republican primary provides an opportunity for voters to shape the political landscape and support candidates who align with conservative principles. By following this voter's guide and conducting personal research, readers can be confident in their choices and contribute to the revival of conservative values in government. Happy voting!

Additional Resources & Credits:

Early voting polling locations in Ellis County: Ellis County Early Voting

Election Day polling locations in Ellis County: Ellis County Election Day Voting

Vote Booth Image Creator: adamkaz | Credit: Getty Images


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