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Politicians In Hot Water After Questionable Interactions On Social Media

Facebook. Twitter. Instagram. They’re popular ways for people to communicate these days. But for politicians, there can be pitfalls.

08/19/2013

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Attorney General Abbott Campaigning In North Texas

Texas Attorney General Greg Abbott is wasting no time in beginning his official campaign to succeed Rick Perry as governor.

07/16/2013

George P. Bush speaks on night two of the Republican National Convention August 31, 2004 at Madison Square Garden in New York City. (credit: Spencer Platt/Getty Images)

‘Next Bush’ Files Campaign Documents In Texas

A Texas official says a nephew of former President George W. Bush has made a campaign filing that is required for someone to run for office in his home state.

11/09/2012

Democratic presidential candidate and U.S. President Barack Obama speaks on stage as he accepts the nomination for president during the final day of the Democratic National Convention on September 6, 2012. (credit: Joe Raedle/Getty Images)

North Texans React To Obama’s DNC Speech

North Texans give their thoughts on the Democratic National Convention and President Obama’s speech accepting his nomination for a second term.

CBS 11–09/07/2012

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3 Members Of Texas Supreme Court Face Re-Election

Three members of the all-Republican Texas Supreme Court face re-election this year, but two will have to survive primary opponents who accuse the court of becoming too pro-business.

05/15/2012

Rick Perry Campaigns In New Hampshire

Perry Links Himself To Military, Cites Record

Every now and then, Rick Perry seems to stop campaigning for president. That’s when he talks about the men and women who have served in uniform — including himself.

12/15/2011

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Millions Leave The Light On For Caylee Anthony

A Facebook campaign has inspired more than two million people to turn on their porch lights in memory of 2-year-old Caylee Anthony. Participants were asked to leave their lights on starting last night through 6:00 am Thursday.

07/06/2011

Texas Governor Rick Perry addresses a U.S. Chamber of Commerce summit on "the role of free enterprise in job creation" on May 3, 2010 in Washington, D.C. (credit: Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images)

White Claims Governor Appointees Help Politically Connected Firms

The latest fight in the Governor’s race deals with who is making investment decisions at the Teacher’s Retirement System.

KRLD–10/19/2010

Rep.'s Finance Reports Missing $450,000

An Irving state lawmaker’s reviewing campaign finance reports now that questions have surfaced about nearly half a million dollars in loans.

10/15/2010

Councilman Burns Gives Emotional Speech

Fort Worth Councilman Joel Burns has gained national attention after giving an emotional speech Tuesday for the “It Gets Better” campaign.

10/15/2010

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