When Democratic vice presidential candidate Tim Kaine visited Texas earlier this week he came with words of encouragement for a Democratic Party in a deep red state.
“We’re going to go after Texas,” he said, recalling his time leading the Democratic National Committee. “We are serious about this.”
And as Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump continues to make controversial comments and drop in the polls, some Democrats are allowing themselves to dream of that victory.
One of them is, himself, a candidate.