It may have been stormy out, but North Texas voters made their voice heard Saturday night at the ballot box. In Dallas, Mike Rawlings took 74% of the vote. In Frisco, all 8 bond propositions passed.
Preliminary results show about a third of Texas registered voters cast ballots in top statewide races Tuesday, a 5 percentage point decline from the 2010 midterm elections.
District Attorney Craig Watkins re-election bid could hinge on turnout from his Southern Dallas voter base.
Before the polls close at 7 p.m., the two candidates for the top political office in Texas reminded people to get out the vote.
Susan Hawk hopes to make headlines Tuesday night and unseat two term District Attorney Craig Watkins. Even though Watkins is a Democrat, and she’s a Republican, Hawk insists this race isn’t about party affiliation.
The Dallas County Judge race between Democratic incumbent Clay Jenkins and his Republican challenger Ron Natinsky hasn’t received much publicity at all… until now.
Early voting has begun for the Nov. 4 Election, but around 100 Texas Health Presbyterian Hospital workers are unable to go to the polls.
Monday was the first day of Early Voting for the November election, and one issue in Keller has people taking sides.
Trailing in polls and money with just two weeks until Election Day, Democrat Wendy Davis on Monday cast her ballot on the first day of early voting and rejected talk that her bid for Texas governor is headed for defeat.
Attorney General Greg Abbott is urging the U.S. Supreme Court to keep the state’s voter ID law in place with early voting starting next week.
A new television ad by Democrat Wendy Davis focuses attention in the Texas governor’s race on Republican Greg Abbott’s use of a wheelchair, accusing him of not siding with victims like himself.
With a 10 to 12 point lead in the polls, analysts say the race to be the next Lieutenant Governor of Texas is Republican Dan Patrick’s to lose.