Socialist Party of Texas

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Socialist Party of Texas
Senate leader None
House leader None
Founded 1973
Headquarters West Warren St. Pharr, TX
Ideology Democratic socialism
National affiliation Socialist Party USA
Colors Red
Politics of the United States
Political parties

The Socialist Party of Texas (SPTX) is the state chapter of the Socialist Party USA in the U.S. state of Texas.

The Socialist Party of America voted 73:34 to change its name to Social Democrats, USA in December 1972.[1] SPUSA was founded in 1973, after which the SPTX was founded.

The party has local chapters in the Rio Grande Valley and the Dallas-Fort Worth Metroplex.


  1. ^ Anonymous (31 December 1972). "Socialist Party now the Social Democrats, U.S.A.". New York Times. p. 36. Retrieved February 8, 2010. 

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