Ross Perot, Texas Billionaire And Philanthropist Who Ran For President Twice, Dies At 89H. Ross Perot, the billionaire and philanthropist from Texas who ran for president as a third-party candidate in two races in the 90s, has died at the age of 89.
Bernie Sanders Announces 2020 Run: "It Is Absolutely Imperative That Donald Trump Be Defeated"Vermont Senator Bernie Sanders announced Tuesday that he's launching a bid for the 2020 Democratic presidential nomination.
Dallas Small Businessman Launches Democratic Bid For GovernorDallas businessman Jeffrey Payne launched his campaign for governor before nearly 100 supporters at the Dallas Hyatt Regency Saturday night.
First Independent To Win Texas House Seat In DecadesLaura Thompson won a special election and will be the first Independent in the Texas Legislature in decades. But her term only lasts through December. She won't likely be serving while the Legislature is in session.