Texas Governor Greg Abbott Hires Former Elections Chief David Whitley As Special AdviserDavid Whitley's new job as a special adviser will reportedly pay him a salary of $205,000.
Former Fort Worth Council Candidate Chris Nettles To Contest Election Against Council Member Kelly Allen GrayNettles said he will file a civil lawsuit Thursday on the basis of voter fraud. "We would not have done this if we didn't feel that the race was not fair."
3 Former Dallas Mayors Back Eric Johnson Over Scott Griggs In Runoff ElectionThree former Dallas Mayors Ron Kirk, Tom Leppert and Steve Bartlett are endorsing Democratic State Representative Eric Johnson in the runoff election against veteran Council Member Scott Griggs.
Council Member Jennifer Staubach Gates Easily Wins Re-Election By Defeating Former Mayor Laura Miller For District 13 SeatWith 45 of 47 precincts reporting (96 percent), incumbent Dallas City Council member Jennifer Staubach Gates leads former Dallas Mayor Laura Miller 66 to 34 percent and will be re-elected.
Former Mayor Challenges Incumbent Over Development In Dallas Council RaceWith election day on Saturday, records show incumbent Jennifer Staubach Gates has raised $147,954 while Laura Miller has $119,731 on hand.
Dallas County Plan Would Make It Easier To Vote On Election DayUnder a plan approved Tuesday by Dallas County Commissioners, voters would be able to go to any polling place in the county on Election Day.
Former Dallas Mayor Laura Miller Files To Run For City Council 2 Hours Before Deadline"It's extraordinary that I would need to run to help homeowners be able to keep their quality of life in that district," Laura Miller said.
LULAC Sues Texas Secretary Of State, AG Over 'Attempts To Suppress Latino Voters'LULAC filed a lawsuit on Tuesday against David Whitley, Texas Secretary of State and Ken Paxton, Attorney General regarding continued attempts by the State of Texas to suppress Latino voters.
Texas Secretary Of State Is Stepping DownAfter two years of service, Texas Secretary of State Rolando Pablos notified Governor Greg Abbott Thursday of his departure from office, effective December 15.
Escobar And Garcia Become Texas' First Latina CongresswomenTexas Democrats elected the state's first two Latina congresswomen and flipped at least two GOP-controlled House seats.
Despite House Loss, Trump Still Sees Midterms SuccessResigned to the loss of one-party control over Washington in Tuesday's elections, President Donald Trump celebrated the GOP successes.