HOUSTON - MJ Hegar is a Harley riding, soccer mom from Round Rock who earned the Distinguished Flying Cross fighting in Afghanistan. These days she's better known as the hard-charging Democrat making a determined run for a U.S. Senate seat here in Texas.
The latest Quinnipiac poll shows has her within 6 points of incumbent Senator John Cornyn, though an average of recent polls shows Cornyn's lead to be more than 8 points.
For more information about candidate Hegar visit her website here
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