I am running for Houston City Council to represent this beautiful version of Houston. The Houston that welcomes everyone. The Houston where we all help our neighbors succeed. The Houston where hard-working people can live their American Dream.

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Raj Salhotra · [email protected]
December 15, 2019 at 7:20 PM

Thank You

Dear John, Thank you. Thank you to everyone who volunteered on our campaign. Thank you to everyone who supported our campaign. Thank you to our incredible team. Thank you to my friends and family that supported me on this journey. Thank you to all the Houstonians who believed in our vision.…
Raj Salhotra · [email protected]
December 14, 2019 at 11:52 AM

Today is the Day!

Dear John, Today is the Big Day! Remember you can vote anywhere in the County from 7:00am to 7:00pm. For information on the polling place closest to you, please visit the County Clerk's website.  Also, please join us tonight at Hotel Ylem, 8080 S Main St, Houston, TX 77025, from 7:00pm-11:0…
Raj Salhotra · [email protected]
December 11, 2019 at 3:06 PM

Let's Win This Election!

Dear John, Early Voting is over, and we are three days away from Election Day! We have analyzed the Early Voting numbers, and one thing is clear--this race is going to be close. So, we need your help to finish the job.  Can you help us by volunteering at the polls on Saturday, December 14th…
Raj Salhotra · [email protected]
December 2, 2019 at 2:28 PM

We are So Close!

Dear John, We are less than two weeks away from Election Day! Together, we have worked so hard, and it is paying off. In fact, political leaders such as Former Mayors Bill White and Annise Parker, Congresswoman Sylvia Garcia, Harris County Judge Lina Hidalgo, Harris County Commissioners Ro…
Raj Salhotra · [email protected]
November 18, 2019 at 10:21 PM

10 Days from Early Voting!

Dear John, We are less than 10 days away from Early Voting!  We need your help to volunteer at the polls. Can you volunteer for a shift at the polls during Early Voting; or perhaps even sign up for multiple shifts?  If you cannot join us at the polls, please consider putting out a yard sig…
Raj Salhotra · [email protected]
November 12, 2019 at 3:00 PM

Let's Win this Election!

Dear John, We are 31 days away from the runoff election, and we need your help to win! We have three ways you can help us:  1. Sign up to volunteer to knock doors, call Houstonians, or text your friends to vote.  2. Request a yard sign!  3. Donate $5 or $10 or any amount--everything helps! …
Raj Salhotra · [email protected]
November 6, 2019 at 3:14 PM

We Made the Runoff!

Dear John, We made it! Thanks to all your tireless support whether volunteering your time or contributing to our campaign, we have earned a spot in the runoff! You all made this possible!  We are launching our campaign for the runoff today, and we need your help! Would you like a yard sign;…
Raj Salhotra · [email protected]
November 4, 2019 at 2:01 PM

Tomorrow is the Day!

Dear John, Tomorrow is the Big Day! Remember you can vote anywhere in the County from 7:00am to 7:00pm. For information on the polling place closest to you, please visit the County Clerk's website.  Also, please join us on Election Night at Chapman and Kirby, 2118 Lamar St, Houston, TX 7700…
Raj Salhotra · [email protected]
October 27, 2019 at 4:26 PM

Early Voting has Begun!

Dear John, One week of Early Voting is in the books, but we still have one more week to go! Please be sure to vote either during the rest of Early Voting, October 28th-November 1st, from 7:00am-7:00pm or on Election Day, November 5th, also from 7:00am-7:00pm. Both during this coming week of…
Raj Salhotra · [email protected]
October 14, 2019 at 1:34 PM

Two Requests

Dear John,  Early Voting is 7 days away, and Election Day is 22 days away! We need your help in two final ways.  1. We are $6,295 away from our final fundraising goal. Once we raise this, we will officially be done with fundraising for the general election. Can you chip $5, $10, or $50 to h…
Raj Salhotra · [email protected]
October 8, 2019 at 2:13 PM

Volunteer at the Polls!

Dear John,  We are less than two weeks from the start of Early Voting! There are over 40 Early Voting locations in Houston including at UH and TSU! We need your help to volunteer at the polls and hand out flyers and push cards about our campaign. We know that every vote counts so having pol…
Raj Salhotra · [email protected]
October 4, 2019 at 6:17 PM

31 Days Left!

Dear John,  We only have 31 days left before election day! We are building momentum, but we need your help to reach the finish line.  September was a busy month for us—we secured new endorsements, visited several communities, attended many meet and greets, and hosted blockwalks and phoneban…
Raj Salhotra · [email protected]
September 25, 2019 at 1:23 PM

2 Days Left!

Dear John,  We are almost there, and we are building our movement. Our next fundraising deadline is in two days on September 26th, and we need your help to keep our momentum going.  Can you donate $5, $10, or any amount to help us keep moving forward?  Thanks, and let’s Build One Houston to…
Raj Salhotra · [email protected]
September 12, 2019 at 5:57 PM

Let's Talk

Dear John, The election is 53 days away, and we would love to meet with you and get your thoughts on issues and ideas. We have several meet and greets coming up, so please join us when you can. If you cannot attend these events but want to support the campaign, please consider contributing …
Raj Salhotra · [email protected]
September 3, 2019 at 4:22 PM

63 Days Left!

Dear John,  We only have 63 days left before election day! We are building momentum, but we need your help to reach the finish line! August was a busy month for us—we secured new endorsements, visited several communities, attended many meet and greets, and hosted blockwalks and phonebanks e…
Raj Salhotra · [email protected]
August 30, 2019 at 5:28 PM

Let's End the Summer Strong!

Dear John, Let me be brief.  We are 66 days away from the election, and we need to ensure that everyone in Houston hears our message. Therefore, we have a goal of raising $6,000 by the end of this weekend. Can you help us by donating $5, $10, or whatever you can towards our goal?  Thank you…
Raj Salhotra · [email protected]
August 26, 2019 at 5:09 PM

Time is Flying

Dear John,  Time is flying! We are less than 70 days away from Election Day, and the campaign is in full force. That’s why we are excited to invite you to our various upcoming Meet and Greets. Please RSVP for any of the events you are interested in. If you cannot attend these events but wan…
Raj Salhotra · [email protected]
August 6, 2019 at 6:35 PM

It's Official!

Dear John,  It’s Official! After seven months of this journey, we officially filed our paperwork to run for Houston City Council At-Large 1. Thank you to everyone who has helped us on this journey. To continue our momentum, please consider signing up for a yard-sign, which we will deliver …
Raj Salhotra · [email protected]
July 31, 2019 at 1:44 PM

July was hot!

Dear John, Houston summers are hot, and this July was no exception. Despite the heat, our campaign persevered and made incredible progress:  A. We knocked on 6,554 doors, called 32,686 folks, and texted 5,384 Houstonians.  B. We participated in the screening process of organizations across …
Joaquin Castro · [email protected]
July 29, 2019 at 2:14 PM

Join me in Supporting Raj

Dear John, Today, I'm proud to endorse Raj Salhotra for Houston City Council At-Large 1. I have known Raj for many years, and I believe he will bring a bold, progressive voice to the Houston City Council. As a high school teacher, non-profit leader, and as a law student representing single …