Colin Allred is a civil rights attorney running for Congress in Texas' 32nd congressional district. He is a former NFL player and Obama Administration official.

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  Team Allred HQ · [email protected]
March 20, 2023 at 11:18 PM

Texans deserve better than this

Last summer, Texas implemented a near-total abortion ban that created a bounty on women, allowing anyone to sue a woman if they believed she obtained or attempted to obtain an abortion. Colin has repeatedly denounced the law and its extremism. Now, we’re seeing the harsh reality of this new law. …
  Allred HQ · [email protected]
March 16, 2023 at 11:46 PM

The countdown is on!

John, if you haven’t had a chance to chip in to Colin’s re-election campaign this month, now is the time.   Mid-month fundraising deadline alert! Chip in immediately >>> John, if you haven’t had a chance to chip in to Colin’s re-election campaign this month, now is …
  Megan McGilberry · [email protected]
March 15, 2023 at 8:46 PM

Bump!

I wanted to circle back to make sure you saw our team’s message from yesterday. The only way to maintain a democracy is to continuously fight for it. That means we can never stop working to keep folks like Colin who believe in our democracy fighting for us in Washington. I wante…
  Team Allred · [email protected]
March 14, 2023 at 7:30 PM

The most important election of our lifetime

We know we’ve told you for 3 election cycles that this was the most important election of our lifetime – and today we are here to tell you again that 2024 will be the most important election of our lifetime.   Team, We know we’ve told you for 3 election cycles that this was the…
  Colin Allred · [email protected]
March 13, 2023 at 7:32 PM

Women’s History Month

This Women’s History Month, women in Texas and across the country have fewer rights than they did when we marked this month last year. Friends, This Women’s History Month, women in Texas and across the country have fewer rights than they did when we marked this month last year…
  Allred HQ · [email protected]
March 11, 2023 at 11:01 PM

We will not sacrifice voting rights

We wanted to bump this email for you, because we believe this is an important story outlining the harmful results of an extremist-led legislature. We need further federal legislation to protect and expand voting rights in Texas and across the country. We wanted to bump this email…
  Team Allred · [email protected]
March 10, 2023 at 9:18 PM

An attack on young voters

A Republican state representative recently filed a bill that would ban Texas counties from placing polling places on college campuses. They tried to justify the bill by claiming it would protect students.   John, A Republican state representative recently filed a bill that woul…
  Colin Allred · [email protected]
March 7, 2023 at 11:31 PM

What I do in my spare time

I have a few minutes free in my day and Megan, my Finance Director, is making it quite certain that I spend them writing to you to tell you about our end-of-quarter deadline.   John – I have a few minutes free in my day and Megan, my Finance Director, is making it quite certai…
  Megan McGilberry · [email protected]
March 6, 2023 at 11:03 PM

I can’t overstate how important this month is

I’m reaching out to each of our supporters today to ask if you can chip in $5 to Colin’s re-election campaign.   John, I’m reaching out to each of our supporters today to ask if you can chip in $5 to Colin’s re-election campaign. Here’s why: March signals the final month of t…
  Team Allred · [email protected]
March 1, 2023 at 7:17 PM

Thank you

February flew by and we can’t believe it’s March already! Friends, February flew by, and we can’t believe it’s March already! With each new month comes new challenges and new reasons and milestones to celebrate. March is Women’s History Month, and throughout this month we will…
  Team Allred · [email protected]
March 1, 2023 at 1:15 AM

Did you see Colin’s message

We wanted to make sure you saw Colin’s message from yesterday. We need just a few more donations to hit our goal, and we only have a few hours left before our deadline. John, We wanted to make sure you saw Colin’s message from earlier today. We need just a few more donations to …
  Colin Allred · [email protected]
February 28, 2023 at 7:19 PM

Just finished my weekly meeting

I’ll make this quick, John,   I’ll make this quick, John, It looks like we’re still a bit short of our $10,000 February fundraising goal. I know my team has already asked you to chip in a few times - but this is important. So I’m asking personally, can you contribute $5 to my c…
  Elissa Slotkin · [email protected]
February 27, 2023 at 8:16 PM

Split a donation between myself and Colin!

I wanted you to hear directly from me: I am running for the United States Senate in Michigan.   John, I wanted you to hear directly from me: I am running for the United States Senate in Michigan. I’m going to lay out more on why I’m running, but if you’re ready to become a Fou…
  Allred Finance Team · [email protected]
February 27, 2023 at 2:16 AM

Spring on the horizon

Hey y’all, Time is really flying by and, somehow, it’s almost spring!   Hey y’all, Time is really flying by and, somehow, it’s almost spring! We’re coming up on another end-of-month fundraising deadline, and we really need to hit our goal of raising $10,000 by the end of the d…
  Allred HQ · [email protected]
February 25, 2023 at 10:31 PM

Let’s work together

John, Colin is a fighter for North Texas. He’s always working for our best interests in Congress, and has proven that he’s a leader in both the Democratic Caucus and in Congress.   John, Colin is a fighter for North Texas. He’s always working for our best interests in Congress…
  Allred for Congress · [email protected]
February 24, 2023 at 6:46 PM

FEB DEADLINE

Folks, we have less than a week to reach Colin’s $10,000 fundraising goal and we’re still over $6,000 short.   Folks, we have less than a week to reach Colin’s $10,000 fundraising goal and we’re still over $6,000 short. Please make a donation to his campaign by tonight to help…
  Team Allred · [email protected]
February 23, 2023 at 10:31 PM

Campaigns are expensive...

John We wanted to follow up on Megan’s message from yesterday and touch again on the importance of building our campaign’s war chest as early on in the year as we can.   John, We wanted to follow up on Megan’s message from yesterday and touch again on the importance of building …
  Megan McGilberry · [email protected]
February 22, 2023 at 10:32 PM

Let me let you in on a fundraising secret...

John, It’s Megan, Colin’s Finance Director.   John, It’s Megan, Colin’s Finance Director. There’s an ebb and flow to our financial strategy that can be broken down into an election cycle, a year, a quarter, a month, and even a week. We always front load our fundraising as muc…
  Rep. Colin Allred · [email protected]
February 21, 2023 at 9:27 PM

What have I been up to lately?

News from Representative Allred Dear Friend, I've been meeting with North Texans and learning how I can help meet our region’s needs in Congress and deliver federal support for local projects that benefit our community. Here are some highlights of what I’ve been up to around …
  Allred HQ · [email protected]
February 20, 2023 at 4:16 PM

Our Democracy

John, From everyone on Team Allred, we want to wish you a Happy Presidents' Day. We hope you have the opportunity to relax with loved ones and reflect on what makes our nation so unique. John, From everyone on Team Allred, we want to wish you a Happy Presidents' Day. We hope yo…
  Colin Allred · [email protected]
February 17, 2023 at 8:31 PM

I’ve got a question before midnight

I wanted to reiterate Megan’s message from yesterday because we’ve got just a few hours left before our Q1 mid-quarter fundraising deadline and we’re not quite at our goal yet. John, I wanted to reiterate Megan’s message from yesterday because we’ve got just a few hours left befo…
  Megan McGilberry · [email protected]
February 16, 2023 at 8:45 PM

Syllabus Week

Do you remember in college when you got the syllabus at the beginning of the semester outlining major due dates and deadlines? Do you remember thinking “oh that’s so far away I’ll have plenty of time to get that done?” And then do you remember the deadline sneaking up on you way quicker than expe…
  Allred Finance Team · [email protected]
February 15, 2023 at 8:31 PM

This deadline snuck up on us

Folks, We’re officially halfway through the first quarter of 2023. It’s a little wild to imagine we’re already this far into the year when Election Day and New Years feel like they were just last month. But here’s the reality: the race to 2024 has already begun.     Folks, W…
  Team Allred · [email protected]
February 14, 2023 at 10:31 PM

Be our valentine

Hey John, it’s Team Allred. Today is Valentine’s Day and we want to show Colin just how much his hard work in Congress means to our loyal supporters. So we want to give him a card from all of you.   Hey John, it’s Team Allred. Today is Valentine’s Day and we want to show Colin…
  Allred for Congress · [email protected]
February 10, 2023 at 7:31 PM

Colin is doing exactly what he said

Republicans hold the House. Colin and House Democrats are committed to delivering for the American people. Help us flip the House back to Democratic control in 2024.   Republicans hold the House. Colin and House Democrats are committed to delivering for the American people. …
  Allred Finance Team · [email protected]
February 8, 2023 at 6:56 PM

We’re bumping this

We wanted to bump Megan’s message from yesterday because we’re in a bit of a time crunch. February is the shortest month of the year, but that doesn’t change how much money we need to raise this month to build a big enough war chest to help protect Colin’s seat, our House incumbents and flip the …
  Megan McGilberry · [email protected]
February 7, 2023 at 8:31 PM

This is the shortest month of the year

Hi John, it’s Megan. As Colin’s Finance Director, it’s my job to raise money and reach every goal so Colin has the resources he needs to be re-elected in 2024. Colin is working hard to make North Texas a place where everyone can chase their version of the American dream.   Hi…
  Colin Allred · [email protected]
February 1, 2023 at 8:31 PM

Black History Month

Friends, Happy Black History Month! Black history is American history, a story of triumphs and setbacks, of promise and of failure. This month, we celebrate the many contributions Black people have made to our country. I wanted to send you a note about what Black History Month means to me, and I …
  Megan · [email protected]
January 31, 2023 at 6:16 PM

Colin’s message

Hey John, did you see Colin’s message yesterday? If not, I included it below. Yesterday, Colin told you that we were under $3,000 away from our goal. I am thrilled to report that we’re now just $885 away from our $10,000 goal! Hey John, Did you see Colin’s message yesterday? If …
  Rep. Colin Allred · [email protected]
January 30, 2023 at 10:33 PM

Can I take a moment of your time...

Friends, I wanted to reach out to you personally because my finance team tells me we need to raise just under $3,000 by the end of the day tomorrow if we’re going to hit our January fundraising goal.   Friends, I wanted to reach out to you personally because my finance team …
  Allred Finance Team · [email protected]
January 30, 2023 at 1:31 AM

Every deadline is important

We’re coming up on our first big fundraising deadline of the year, friend!   We’re coming up on our first big fundraising deadline of the year, friend! This is our first chance to show the GOP and voters across the country that the Democrats are united in this fight. The Rep…
  Allred HQ · [email protected]
January 29, 2023 at 12:02 AM

megan!

John , we wanted to make sure you saw this message from Colin’s Finance Director… John, We wanted to make sure you saw this message from Colin’s Finance Director… Megan set a big goal for us to bring in $10,000 for Colin’s campaign by the end of the month and we could really us…
  Megan McGilberry · [email protected]
January 27, 2023 at 6:02 PM

If you didn’t already know

John, My name is Megan and I’m Colin’s Finance Director. Now that we’re in a new year, and a new election cycle, I wanted to take a moment to reintroduce myself and talk a little bit more about our campaign.   John, My name is Megan and I’m Colin’s Finance Director. Now that…
  Team Allred · [email protected]
January 23, 2023 at 9:47 PM

Colin works to protect our democracy

John, In the final days of 2022, Colin and his colleagues used their last moments with Democratic control of the House to ensure that the Electoral Count Reform Act became law as part of the omnibus.   John, In the final days of 2022, Colin and his colleagues used their last…
  Colin Allred · [email protected]
January 16, 2023 at 4:32 PM

Honoring a legacy

Folks, today, we celebrate and honor the life and legacy of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. His unwavering pursuit of justice in the face of inconceivable harassment and discrimination inspired me to become a civil rights attorney. Dr. King’s memory continues to inspire me every day to persevere in th…
  Megan McGilberry, Finance Director · [email protected]
January 14, 2023 at 11:01 PM

did you see Colin's message?

Hey John – I wanted to make sure you saw Colin’s email from yesterday. It can be tough to think about an election when we’re almost two years away from it, but like Colin said, it’ll be here before we know it. And we can’t afford to fall behind.   Hey John, I wanted to make sure…
  Rep. Colin Allred · [email protected]
January 14, 2023 at 6:40 PM

Honoring Damar Hamlin on the House floor

News from Representative Allred Dear Friend, During my time in the NFL, I learned so much about the importance of teamwork and setting aside your differences to come together. Football does have some downsides, but it also has the power to bring us together. To remind us of…
  Colin Allred · [email protected]
January 13, 2023 at 7:16 PM

Become a Founding Donor today!

John , I wanted to thank you for being a part of my campaign during the 2022 cycle. Whether you joined this movement back when this all began in 2018, or if you just got on board a few months ago, each of you has made a difference in our democracy.   John, I wanted to thank …
  Team Allred · [email protected]
January 11, 2023 at 7:02 PM

A new low for Ted Cruz

Earlier this week, Ted Cruz insinuated that Damar Hamlin, a safety for the Buffalo Bills who went into cardiac arrest after a freak accident during a game against the Bengals, suffered this injury because of the Covid vaccine.   Earlier this week, Ted Cruz insinuated that Damar…
  Rep. Colin Allred · [email protected]
January 10, 2023 at 9:31 PM

Things may look different this year

John, Ever since the people of North Texas elected me to Congress in 2018, I’ve fought hard in Washington to improve my constituents’ lives.   John, Ever since the people of North Texas elected me to Congress in 2018, I’ve fought hard in Washington to improve my constituents…
  Allred HQ · [email protected]
January 9, 2023 at 10:31 PM

Make sure we have this right

John, Now that 2023 is finally here, we have a lot of work to do. Which is why it's important that we can keep in touch with our supporters. There’s going to be a lot going on over the next two years in Congress, and we want to make sure we’re able to keep everyone on Team Allred up-to-date on Col…
  Colin Allred · [email protected]
January 6, 2023 at 7:02 PM

Two years ago

John, Two years ago, at the direction of then-President Trump, the US Capitol was attacked by a violent mob of rioters seeking to prevent Congress from fulfilling our constitutional obligation to certify the results of a free and fair presidential election.   John, Two years…
  Colin Allred · [email protected]
January 5, 2023 at 9:07 PM

The year ahead of us!

John, over the past year, we’ve experienced tremendous highs as well as tough times. In Congress, we were able to pass several historic bills that will help lower costs, increase access to health care, and tackle the climate crisis head-on. But we’ve also faced struggles with inflation, gas price…
  Team Allred · [email protected]
December 31, 2022 at 8:32 PM

Happy New Year!

Hey, John. On behalf of everyone on Team Allred, we want to wish you a very Happy New Year!   Hey, John. On behalf of everyone on Team Allred, we want to wish you a very Happy New Year! 2022 was filled with ups and downs, and as we reflect on the year and celebrate everything…
  Colin Allred · [email protected]
December 25, 2022 at 3:01 PM

Happy Holidays!

To all who celebrate, I just wanted to take a moment today to wish you and your loved ones a Merry Christmas and a happy holiday season!   Friends, To all who celebrate, I just wanted to take a moment today to wish you and your loved ones a Merry Christmas and a happy holida…
  Colin Allred · [email protected]
December 18, 2022 at 11:01 PM

Happy Hanukkah!

Friends, As Hanukkah begins, I want to take a moment to wish all those celebrating a happy and safe holiday!   John, As Hanukkah begins, I want to take a moment to wish all those celebrating a happy and safe holiday! Hanukkah is the festival of lights and a celebration of per…
  Rep. Colin Allred · [email protected]
December 12, 2022 at 11:38 PM

ICYMI: Big Week In Washington

News from Representative Allred Dear Friend, Last week was a big week in Washington. After 10 months of uncertainty, and facing the cruelty of Russia’s sham justice system – WNBA basketball player and Texas native Brittney Griner has come home. This is the result of months…
  Allred Survey Team · [email protected]
December 2, 2022 at 7:30 PM

What are your priorities?

You helped us keep Colin in Congress fighting for North Texas, so as we approach the new year, Colin wants to hear what issues are top of mind for folks before the new Congress starts in 2023.   John – You helped us keep Colin in Congress fighting for North Texas, so as we ap…
  Rep. Colin Allred · [email protected]
December 1, 2022 at 9:33 PM

Join me for my last town hall of the year

News from Representative Allred Dear Friend, You’re invited to join me next Monday, December 5th for my last Telephone Town Hall of the year. I’ll answer your questions, provide an update on my work in Congress and give you a look at what’s ahead next year.  Telephone Tow…
  Rep. Colin Allred · [email protected]
November 28, 2022 at 7:51 PM

Celebrating Thanksgiving with our Troops in Kuwait

News from Representative Allred Dear Friend, Our service members stationed abroad sacrifice so much, including being away from their families and friends on holidays. That’s why I was honored to celebrate Thanksgiving at Camp Arifjan in Kuwait with our service members and h…