My Favorite Mistake — Will Hurd Lost His First Congressional Runoff Because He Didn’t Listen to His Consultants – Just the Mistake

Former U.S. Representative Will Hurd (R-Texas) Welcome to My Favorite Mistake.

I’m Mark Graban. This is “just the mistake” — a continuing experiment. Today we’ll hear the “favorite mistake” story shared, in episode #2, by then-U.S. Representative, Will Hurd from Texas. Sept 2020 before he left office. Here, he talks about the mistakes he made that led to him losing his first runoff election when he first tried running for Congress. He takes responsibility for that mistake instead of blaming others — setting a great example for all of us. To hear the entire episode with Will Hurd, go to

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