Highlights From First, Only Texas Governor's DebateGov. Greg Abbott is heavily favored to win a second term against Lupe Valdez, the former Dallas County Sheriff who is the daughter of migrant farmworkers and would become Texas' first Hispanic, openly gay governor if elected.
O'Rourke Campaign Touts 'Get Out The Vote' Effort; Cruz Campaign Supporters UnfazedDemocrat Beto O'Rourke's campaign for U.S. Senate released what it calls the largest Get Out The Vote Campaign in state history.
O'Rourke Campaign Blames 'Impostor' For Illegal Voting TextsBeto O'Rourke's campaign says an "impostor" was behind a text message seeking volunteers to give people in the country illegally rides.
President Trump Escalates Attack On AG SessionsHe's suggesting the Department of Justice put Republicans in jeopardy ahead of midterms with recent indictments of two GOP congressmen.
President Trump To Hold Texas Rally For Ted Cruz In Tight Race Vs Beto O'RourkeOn Friday, President Trump announced on Twitter he will come to the Lone Star State in October to hold a rally for Republican Senator Ted Cruz.
Trump To Stump For One-Time Rival Cruz In Texas In OctoberComing to the aid of one-time rival, Sen. Ted Cruz,  President Donald Trump has suggested Cruz is facing a tougher than expected re-election fight.
With O'Rourke Close In Polls And Raising More Money, Cruz Urges SupportersAt a campaign rally at the Lava Cantina in The Colony, Texas Senator Ted Cruz told supporters "We've got a fight on our hands."
Texas Republicans React To Passing Of Sen. John McCainTexas political figures reacted to the death of U.S. Sen. John McCain on Saturday, mourning the loss of a beloved senator and war veteran.