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How The Latino Vote Impacted Texas And National Elections

Campaign 2012 is over, but the lessons learned in this election will play a role for years to come.

CBS 11–11/07/2012

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Campaign Volunteers Make Last Minute Push Before Election Day

Campaign volunteers were busy Monday night making phone calls and putting out yard signs.

CBS 11–11/05/2012

An pollster loads paper in a primary registration machine at the Travis County Courthouse in Austin, Texas on February 19, 2008. (credit: by Ben Sklar/Getty Images)

Early Voting Down Statewide In Texas

More than 150,000 fewer Texans voted early this year than in 2008, according to the Texas Secretary of State’s office, and that might signal a lower turnout overall.

11/05/2012

Texas Attorney General Gregg Abbott. (CBSDFW.com)

Texas AG To Poll Watchers Group: “BRING IT.”

Texas Attorney General Greg Abbott is delivering a strong message to poll watchers affiliated with United Nations who want to come and observe voting on Election Day

10/25/2012

Romney, Obama

Who Won Second Presidential Debate?

President Barack Obama and Mitt Romney squared off for the second time of three planned debates.

10/16/2012

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Watching The Debate With An Undecided Voter

Fort Worth mother of two watches the Presidential debate as she tries to decide who will get her vote in November.

CBS 11–10/03/2012

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What Women Voters Want From Presidential Debate

A new term is emerging for a valued demographic in this year’s Presidential election: an undecided voter dubbed the “Wal-Mart Mom.”

CBS 11–10/03/2012

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Texas AG Will Stop Purging Voter Names

The Texas attorney general agreed Wednesday to stop purging from the voter rolls the names of 81,000 people who are listed as possibly deceased, said attorneys for four living voters who made the list.

10/03/2012

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Today Is National Voter Registration Day

Time is running out to register to vote in the upcoming election. Texas voters must be registered by October 9 to participate in the November election.

CBSDFW.COM–09/25/2012

The shadow of a man wearing a cowboy hat falls on a pillar as he enters a polling place. (credit: DON EMMERT/AFP/Getty Images)

Dead Voter Names Can Stay On Texas Rolls

With the general election only weeks away, a Texas judge has temporarily blocked the state from ordering counties to strip their voter lists of names that belong to people the government thinks may be dead after thousands of letters were sent to voters telling them to confirm they are alive.

09/20/2012

Mitt and Ann Romney (Photo credit: STAN HONDA/AFP/GettyImages)

Romneys Fundraise In Dallas Amid Controversial Remarks

Republican Presidential candidate Mitt Romney and his wife Ann are holding a fundraiser at the Hilton Anatole Hotel Tuesday night.

CBS 11–09/18/2012

A voter places a sticker indicating that he has cast his ballot. (credit: Karen Bleier/AFP/Getty Images)

Dallas County Will Not Purge Voter Names

The “potentially deceased” voters of Dallas County can rest in peace, after a decision not to purge their names from the voter registry before the November election.

CBS 11–09/13/2012

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