Two North Texas Republican Congressman Not Running For Re-ElectionSMU Political Science Professor Cal Jillson says, "Big surprise.  I didn't expect it.  I was surprised when I heard it because he's an energetic battler in Congress."
Will Texas House Become More Conservative After Straus?The Lone Star State, already one of the most conservative in the nation, may soon become even more so after House Speaker Joe Straus announced he's not running for re-election.
Gov. Abbott Begins Re-Election Bid As Democratic Candidate EmergesGovernor Greg Abbott launched his re-election campaign in San Antonio Friday while a Democratic candidate for governor emerges.
Texas Governor Greg Abbott Announces Campaign For Re-ElectionTexas Governor Greg Abbott has announced he is running for governor in the 2018 election.
Patrick Says Campaign War Chest Worth Nearly $17MPatrick strategist Allen Blakemore said in the same statement that his formidable funds ensure Patrick's campaign "is prepared for any political challenge" and "can continue to lead the conservative charge in Texas."
Trump Using Trump Hotel To Hold Trump Re-election FundraiserPresident. Candidate. Businessman. Three of President Donald Trump's roles converge next week as he holds his first re-election fundraiser at his hotel in Washington.
George P. Bush Seeking Re-Election In TexasGeorge P. Bush is seeking re-election as Texas land commissioner next year, hoping to continue running a little-known but powerful agency in a state where his political-dynasty family has been prominent for decades.
Cruz Running For Re-election As U.S. Senator From Texas"I will continue fighting for jobs, freedom, and security in the Senate for 27 million Texans and all Americans," says Cruz.