Derek Ryan's file:

Republican from Texas

Voter data specialist and former research director for the Republican Party of Texas whose online bio says that before starting his own company to manage and research data for political campaigns, he worked for U.S. Sen. Kay Bailey Hutchison and worked on inaugural committees for Gov. Rick Perry and Lt. Gov. David Dewhurst.

Recent statements involving Derek Ryan

Says first eight chosen to draw Austin City Council districts are seven Democratic primary voters and one Republican primary voter.

Recent stories featuring Derek Ryan

If you vote in Austin primaries, you probably request a Democratic ballot:

A Republican analyst's tweet led us to learn that 7 in 10 Austin voters in party primaries exclusively fill out the Democratic Party's ballot.

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