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Madeline Eden (she/her/hers) is a Texan, an American, a parent, an inventor, an entrepreneur, and current candidate for Texas 17th State House District.
Madi has lived with her family in Bastrop since 2005, where she has been an active volunteer, community organizer, and vocal advocate for voting rights. She has the chaired the Bastrop County Stonewall Democrats, is a former Democratic Precinct Chair, and co-founded and served as the Chief Technology Officer for Civitech, which develops information management systems for progressive political candidates and social impact organization.
Madi is also known for her work with Register2Vote, a Texas based non-profit which she co-founded in early 2018. During the 2018 midterm election cycle, the organization successfully harnessed the grassroots power of over a thousand engaged volunteers to help register more than 150,000 Texans before the voter registration deadline. Register2Vote has since continued on to create a suite of free tools that are used by nonprofits across the country to identify and register over a million new voters.
Her campaign is working to address a wide range of issues including: environmental protections, rural broadband accessibility, marijuana legalization/decriminalization, veterans care, common sense firearms legislation, voting rights, water rights, protections for immigrants, better funding for teachers/schools, social justice reform, and improving healthcare coverage/expansion for Texans.