Republicans Retain Statewide Offices, But Analyst Says Concerns Remain For GOPWhile Democrats haven't won a statewide office since 1994, some of the candidates came closer to winning on Tuesday night than some Republicans expected.
Cruz-O'Rourke Hogs The Attention, But Texas Ballot Is LoadedWhile all eyes in Texas are on the unexpectedly close U.S. Senate race, further down the ballot Tuesday are races that could determine control of Congress.
Democrats Relieved After Texas Candidate Loses House RunoffNational Democrats breathed a sigh of relief after a liberal outsider lost her runoff in a high stakes U.S. House race for one of three Republican-held seats in Texas.
Colin Allred To Face Rep. Pete Sessions After Winning Democratic Primary RunoffColin Allred defeated Lillian Salerno in the Democratic Primary runoff for the 32nd Congressional District. He will face Rep. Pete Sessions in November.
Voters Choose Nominees In Texas, Arkansas, Georgia, KentuckyTexans are heading to the polls to settle several primary runoffs after the first round of voting in March.
Another US Lawmaker Meets With Venezuelan PresidentSen. Dick Durbin, a Democrat from Illinois, told The Associated Press that he urged President Maduro to uphold democratic rights ahead of Venezuela's upcoming presidential election, but doubts any changes will be forthcoming.
Runoff Set To Challenge GOP U.S. Rep. Pete SessionsA former U.S. Department of Agriculture official will join a former professional football player in the May runoff to face U.S. Rep. Pete Sessions.
Single Mom Challenging Fellow Dems Who Want To Take On Rep. Pete SessionsFrom now until the March 6 primary, CBS11 is taking a closer look at some key races across Texas and specifically in the Dallas-Fort Worth area.
Train Carrying GOP Lawmakers Hits Truck, 1 On Truck KilledA chartered train carrying dozens of GOP lawmakers to a Republican retreat in West Virginia struck a garbage truck south of Charlottesville, Virginia.
Will Name Recognition Give Former Dallas TV Investigative Reporter Edge In Congressional Race?"We're going to shine a light on wasteful spending, we're going to expose the broken system, we're going to call out bad policy that benefits the wealthy and corporations at the expense of the rest of us," said Congressional candidate Brett Shipp.
Texas Congressional Representatives Face OppositionTwo long-time North Texas representatives in Congress face opposition at the polls. The 30th and 32nd congressional districts cover large sections of Dallas County.
Congressman Pete Sessions Running For House Majority WhipCongressman Pete Sessions of Dallas is running for House Majority Whip.
Sessions Drops Bid For House Majority Leader Texas Rep. Pete Sessions is dropping his bid for majority leader, clearing the field for California Rep. Kevin McCarthy to secure the No. 2 job in the House.
Rep. Hensarling From Texas Not Running For U.S. House Majority Leader The contest to fill the vacuum left by the lightning downfall of Rep. Eric Cantor narrowed on Thursday as Rep. Jeb Hensarling said he will not run for Cantor's vacated post as House majority leader.