Texas Voters Stick With Familiar Faces Over OutsidersTurnout in Texas far exceeded recent presidential primaries. Long lines forced precincts to remain open past when polls officially closed, and by early Wednesday, more than 2.6 million people had voted in the GOP primary.
Texas Election Officials Predicting Record Voter TurnoutElection officials are saying voter turnout for the Texas primary could shatter records.
Meaning Of 'One Person, One Vote' At Stake At Supreme CourtTexas was the big winner in the 2010 census when it picked up four congressional seats, due mainly to growth in its Hispanic population. A Supreme Court case being argued Tuesday threatens to diminish Latinos' clout and benefit white, rural voters.
North Texas Voters OK State Amendments & Local Bond PackagesVoters statewide approved all seven proposed amendments to the Texas Constitution on Tuesday and locally gave the go-ahead for a number of school and road improvement bond packages.
Push To Expand Frisco Liquor Laws Looks To May, Not NovemberActivists wanting to bring package stores to Frisco say voters will decide the issue, but not as soon as they had first hoped.
Voters OK Billions From Rainy Day Fund For RoadsVoters have approved referendum taking billions of dollars from Texas' Rainy Day Fund for roads
Down In Polls, Texas' Davis Recalls Own ComebacksTexas gubernatorial candidate Wendy Davis rallys votes in the final hours.
Voters To Decide Fate Of Proposed Fort Worth Arena Voters in Fort Worth will soon be asked to decide whether the city can build a new 14,000 seat arena.
Incumbent Dewhurst Claims He's Closing Gap In Runoff For Lt. GovernorLieutenant Governor David Dewhurst has one week left to convince voters to keep him on the job another four years. Dewhurst is in a run-off with State Senator Dan Patrick of Houston -- who beat him 41-percent to 28-percent in March.
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.
County Websites Cause Some North Texas Voter FrustrationOn this primary Election Day some voter struggles began before individuals even arrived to cast their ballots. A number of people in Dallas and Denton County found themselves searching for their designated polling place, after struggling with election websites.
Postal Delivery Concerns After Carrier Returns MailOfficials with the United States Postal Service say they have fired a North Texas mail carrier for skipping part of his route and not delivering a significant amount of mail by simply marking the letters and packages ‘return to sender.’