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.
Jim Hogan and Kinky Friedman will face each other in a Democratic runoff for Texas agriculture commissioner. The two men received the most votes, but neither got more than 50 percent in the three-way race with Hugh Fitzsimmons.
On 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.
The latest ice storm may have cleared, but it sparked a little drama just in time for Tuesday’s primary election.
Secretary of State Nandita Berry says the deadline is Monday to register for the March 4 Democratic and Republican primaries.
What’s in a name? If you’re registered to vote in Texas, there may be a problem in the details. Some North Texans were surprised when they received letters outlining problems with their names.
Civil rights activists accused Texas officials Monday of not enforcing laws designed to drive voter turnout.
A federal judge has set a September 2014 trial date for a lawsuit seeking to overturn Texas’ Voter ID — just ahead of a pivotal general election.
Tuesday is Election Day across Texas, and the polls are officially open to voters! Polling places opened at 7:00 a.m. and will stay open until 7:00 p.m. on Tuesday.
Voters have a final day to cast ballots early for Tuesday’s election on nine proposed amendments to the Texas Constitution.
Gov. Rick Perry plans to cast his ballot as part of early voting. The Republican is scheduled to vote Wednesday at the Austin Public Library’s Howson Branch.
Early voting is underway on whether to tap the state’s rainy day fund to create a $2 billion water infrastructure fund.