Elections

Sen. Ted Cruz (R-TX) Pulls All Nighter Speaking In Congress Advocating The Defunding Of Affordable Health Care Act

Cruz Tells Democrats “Don’t Mess With Texas”

U.S. Sen. Ted Cruz says the organizers who hoped to bolster Democrats have been turned back with a resounding and familiar message: “Don’t mess with Texas.”

11/05/2014

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Watkins Concedes In District Attorney’s Race

It took until the early morning hours on Wednesday, but Dallas County District Attorney Craig Watkins conceded defeat to his Republican challenger Susan Hawk.

11/04/2014

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Voters OK Billions From Rainy Day Fund For Roads

Voters have approved referendum taking billions of dollars from Texas’ Rainy Day Fund for roads

CBS 11–11/04/2014

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Perry: Texas To ‘Get Even Better’ Under Abbott

Texas Gov. Rick Perry says he wishes he could serve with the group of Republicans elected to statewide office Tuesday.

11/04/2014

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Davis Reassures Constituents In Texas Governor’s Race

A teary-eyed Wendy Davis encouraged constituents after defeat.

11/04/2014

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Denton Voters Approve Proposal To Ban Fracking

Voters in Denton have approved a proposal to ban fracking for oil and gas, making it the first city in Texas to do so.

11/04/2014

Sen. John Cornyn (R-TX) answers questions during a press conference regarding the omnibus spending bill on Capitol Hill December 15, 2010 in Washington, DC. Cornyn said he would vote against the bill in its current form. (Photo by Win McNamee/Getty Images)

Cornyn Tops Alameel To Win Third US Senate Term

U.S. Sen. John Cornyn has defeated little-known Democrat David Alameel to win his third term.

11/04/2014

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GOP’s Ken Paxton Elected Texas Attorney General

Republican Ken Paxton has been elected Texas attorney general.

CBS 11–11/04/2014

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GOP’s Patrick Elected Texas Lieutenant Governor

Tea party-backed state Sen. Dan Patrick has been elected Texas lieutenant governor and will oversee the state Senate.

11/04/2014

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DA Craig Watkins Fights To Keep Office

District Attorney Craig Watkins re-election bid could hinge on turnout from his Southern Dallas voter base.

11/04/2014

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Greg Abbott Defeats Davis, Elected Texas Governor

Republican Greg Abbott has been elected Texas governor in a decisive victory over Democrat Wendy Davis

11/04/2014

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George P. Wins, Accomplishes Bush Family First

George P. Bush was elected Texas land commissioner in a landslide Tuesday

11/04/2014

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