Texas Elections

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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George P. Wins, Accomplishes Bush Family First

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

11/04/2014

State Sen. Wendy Davis, D-Fort Worth (credit: Chuck Schechner/NewsRadio 1080 KRLD)

Down In Polls, Texas’ Davis Recalls Own Comebacks

Texas gubernatorial candidate Wendy Davis rallys votes in the final hours.

CBS 11–10/26/2014

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Planned Parenthood Eyes Texas Political Race

The advocacy arm of Planned Parenthood launched a new political action fund Thursday to influence this year’s election in Texas, hoping to build on its success shaping the Virginia governor’s race.

03/20/2014

Texas Sen. Wendy Davis (D-Fort Worth) leads a rally in support of Texas women's right to reproductive decisions at the Texas state capitol on July 1, 2013. (credit: Erich Schlegel/Getty Images)

Wendy Davis Lone Star For Texas Democrats In 2014

Stand with Wendy? Sure. But running with Wendy Davis in 2014 is less enticing for big-name Texas Democrats. Davis will launch her campaign for Texas governor next week riding a wave of national celebrity and fundraising power.

09/27/2013

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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

A man takes a voter registration card and another registers to vote. (credit: Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

E-Mail Causing Tarrant Co. Voter Registration Confusion

There’s some worry that North Texas voters are being misled about their ability to vote in the May primaries. The scare comes because of an e-mail currently being circulated.

03/13/2012

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Federal Judges Order May 29 Primary Elections

The Texas political primaries will be on May 29, a panel of federal judges ordered this afternoon, and candidates can file for those elections starting tomorrow and ending on Friday, March 9.

03/01/2012