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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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Fracking Ban Vote Looms Over Denton Election

Tensions are mounting as big oil and gas companies and anti-fracking activists try to sway voters ahead of a Tuesday referendum that would make Denton the first Texas city to ban the drilling practice.

10/31/2014

Co-hosts Beth Behrs (L) and Kat Dennings pose onstage during The 40th Annual People's Choice Awards at Nokia Theatre L.A. Live on January 8, 2014 in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by Christopher Polk/Getty Images for The People's Choice Awards)

Vote Now – People’s Choice Awards Voting Is Officially Open

The People’s Choice Awards announced that nominee voting is now open.

10/22/2014

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New Voting Option For People On Ebola Watch List

Early voting has begun for the Nov. 4 Election, but around 100 Texas Health Presbyterian Hospital workers are unable to go to the polls.

10/21/2014

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Justices Allow Texas Use Of New Voter ID Law

The Supreme Court allows Texas to use the new voter identification law for November elections.

CBS 11–10/18/2014

Palo Pinto County election volunteers check-in a registered voter at the Palo Pinto County 4-H Building on November 4, 2008 in Palo Pinto, Texas. (credit: Tom Pennington/Getty Images)

Voter ID Opponents Say Law Will Confuse

Minority rights groups are telling the U.S. Supreme Court that keeping tough new Texas voter ID requirements in place for the upcoming elections will lead to confusion.

10/15/2014

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Texas Voter ID Decision Not Expected Before Nov. Elections

A federal judge on Tuesday began reviewing tough new Texas voter ID rules challenged by the Obama administration in a trial that could threaten the polarizing law.

09/02/2014

A person holds a sign as others belonging to the Tea Party movement rally at the Texas state capitol. (credit: Ben Sklar/Getty Images)

Tea Party Candidates Fare Well In Texas Elections

While Tea Party candidates have not fared well against traditional Republicans in some states, they have apparently gained a foothold in Texas.

CBS 11–05/28/2014

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Early Voting For Texas Runoffs Nears End

Texans have one final day to vote early for next Tuesday’s primary runoff election. Early voting ends on Friday. Texans were able to begin voting early on Monday.

05/23/2014

A voter cast her ballot. (credit: Marc Serota/Getty Images)

Early Voting Starts For Texas Runoff Elections

Texans have another chance to decide who will help lead the state’s government. Early voting begins on Monday for the May 27 primary runoff election.

05/19/2014

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Frisco ISD Easily Passes $775M Bond

By a better than three to one margin, voters in the Frisco ISD passed a $775-million school bond.

05/11/2014

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