Texas Senator Ted Cruz Says He And Family Have Received Increasing Number Of Death Threats"I will say the nasty rhetoric on the other side, the death threats directed at me and directed at my family have increased substantially, and we've seen this across the board," said Sen. Cruz.
December 8 Runoff Election ResultsThere are run-off elections in several counties on December 8th. Most counties will have election results at the links here after 7PM.
SMU Constitutional Law Professor Says Supreme Court Unlikely To Act In President Trump's Election DisputesPresident Donald Trump and his campaign have filed election lawsuits in a number of states to challenge the results.
Joe Biden Takes Slim Vote Lead Over President Donald Trump In Tarrant CountyTarrant County is still processing absentee ballots the election board had trouble scanning due to a barcode issue.
Downtown Dallas Businesses Not Letting Guard Down During Presidential Election Results UncertaintyMultiple businesses have boarded up their window as a precaution in case there is unrest once the election results are known.
ELECTION RESULTS: US House Races In TexasHere are the current election results for the U.S. House races in Texas.
Walmart Pulls Guns And Ammunition From Displays, Citing Potential Risk For "Civil Unrest"Days before the election Walmart has pulled guns and ammunition from the sales floors of its U.S. stores. The company said it made the move in hopes of keeping firearms from being stolen if social unrest erupts.
Texas National Guard Will Be On 'Standby' After Polls Close On Election Night, Gov. Abbott Says“We want to make sure in the event there are any protests after the elections are completed we have adequate personnel in place to make sure we are able to address any protests that turn into riots,” Gov. Abbott said.
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.
Opinion: Republicans Finally Admitting To Voter Suppression EffortsIt is not news when Republicans try to block access to the ballot box for poor, minority and elderly voters. What is unusual is that Republicans are admitting it.
Opinion: Seceding From The Union Is Not A Good IdeaI find interest in the circus surrounding people in the fifty states of the Union petitioning to secede from the United States since President Barack Obama was reelected two weeks ago, I’ll be the first to admit that any state seceding from the Union is a terrible idea.
Opinion: Happy ThanksgivingThe Buck Starts Here wishes a happy Thanksgiving to our readers. For progressives there is much to be thankful for this year.
Opinion: Grover Puts Himself Before Party And CountryGrover is the ultimate in single interest constituencies in Washington. He is not accountable to anybody. He does not disclose who funds him, who pays him to do what he does or how much he is paid to blackmail GOP Members of Congress to sign his pledge not to raise taxes.
Opinion: Chris Christie Is In The Wrong BusinessNew Jersey Governor Chris Christie is obviously in the wrong business. He is becoming more of a television celebrity by the minute and getting much better reviews as a television performer than as governor.
Opinion: Mitt Romney's Parting GiftOn a conference call with donors Romney claimed that Obama won because he gave "gifts" to African Americans, Latinos and young voters.