Lupe Valdez Says She's Ready For Greg AbbottValdez surprised political analysts last night after she defeated Houston businessman Andrew White by just 26,000 votes in the primary runoff.
Immigration Doubts Follow Texas Democratic Governor Hopefuls Texas Democrats battling for the right to face formidable Republican Gov. Greg Abbott worked Friday in their lone debate before a primary runoff to prove they support softer immigration policies.
A Look At The Winners And Losers Of The Top U.S. RacesDemocrats swept Virginia and New Jersey's governor's races, incumbents came out on top in several big-city mayoral races and voters in Maine said they wanted to join 31 other states in expanding Medicaid under the Affordable Care Act.
Governor Perry Indictment Drowning Out Race To Replace HimThe indictment, booking and mugshot of Texas governor Rick Perry has taken on a life of its own, being placed onto t-shirts referencing his legal battle, and his likely second run for the White House in 2016.
Texas Gubernatorial Candidates Setting Fundraising RecordsAttorney General and Republican Greg Abbott has a massive amount of cash on hand, a little more than four months before the election for Texas governor.
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.
Texas Governor Candidate Wendy Davis Announces Education Plan State Sen. Wendy Davis announced several education proposals Thursday at a round table discussion at the University of Texas at Arlington.
Education Emerging As Issue In Abbott-Davis Race Classrooms in Texas are dramatically changing in 2014. So might education politics in the governor's race. Republican Greg Abbott and Democrat Wendy Davis continued trading barbs over public schools, despite neither yet unveiling an education platform.
Wendy Davis Clarifies Pro-Life Comments In CBS 11 InterviewDemocratic candidate for Governor Wendy Davis made headlines last week when she described herself as pro-life. In her first one-on-one interview with CBS 11 since she announced she's running for Governor, Davis explained the apparent contradiction.
Greg Abbott Focuses On Jobs & Obamacare In Run For GovernorGreg Abbott told a crowd at North Dallas restaurant he will continue to fight against Obamacare as Governor of Texas, just as he has as state Attorney General.
Republican Lisa Fritsch Running For Texas Governor Conservative commentator Lisa Fritsch says she is seeking the Republican nomination for Texas governor. Fritsch made the announcement in Austin on Tuesday.
Campaign Themes Begin To Merge In Texas Governor's RaceAs gubernatorial candidates 'saddle up', the campaign themes in the Texas governor's race are beginning to emerge.
Democrat Wendy Davis Officially Enters Gubernatorial RaceDemocrat Wendy Davis promised a more populist and bipartisan state government in Texas as she declared her long-anticipated candidacy for governor Thursday, but she didn't mention abortion rights, the subject that brought her to national attention.
Davis Expected To Announce Gubernatorial BidFort Worth state Sen. Wendy Davis is expected to formally announce her campaign for Texas Governor on Thursday afternoon, becoming the first Democrat to make an official bid for statewide office.
Wendy Davis Lone Star For Texas Democrats In 2014 Stand with Wendy? Sure. But running with Wendy Davis in 2014 is less enticing for big-name Texas Democrats. Davis will launch her campaign for Texas governor next week riding a wave of national celebrity and fundraising power.