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.
Grassroots Efforts Helped Dallas-Area Democrats On Election NightThe series of election victories for Dallas Democrats expanded into traditionally help Republican seats.
Texas Senator John Cornyn Reacts To Attorney General Jeff Sessions Resignation"Attorney General Sessions has selflessly dedicated more than 40 years to serving the people of Alabama and the nation."
Collin County Voters Approve $750M In Bonds For Road ProjectsCollin County voters approved a $750 million dollar bond project, with the majority of the money earmarked for road projects to keep up with expected growth.
O'Rourke Drops F-Bomb On Live TV During Concession To CruzRep. Beto O'Rourke didn't go quietly to defeat, which isn't surprising for someone many consider the first punk rock political candidate.
Republican Sen. Ted Cruz Holds On To Seat Against Democrat Beto O'RourkeCruz turned back O'Rourke with the help of Trump, his bitter rival in 2016. Trump took the unexpected step of traveling to reliably Republican Texas during crunch time, staging a Houston rally to energize his base for Cruz just two weeks before Election Day
Democrat Colin Allred Upsets Republican Pete Sessions After 22 Years In CongressDemocrat Colin Allred defeated Republican incumbent Pete Sessions for the 32nd Congressional District seat.
Texas Governor Abbott Wins Re-Election Against Former Dallas County Sheriff ValdezTexas Republican Governor Greg Abbott, the 48th Governor of the state, has been re-elected for a second term on Tuesday night.
Tarrant County Voters Approve $800M Hospital District BondThe bond, which does not require a tax increase, includes a new mental and behavioral health hospital, main hospital tower, cancer center, four regional health centers and an ambulatory surgical center.
Texas Poll Worker Cited For Misdemeanor AssaultA Harris County deputy has cited a poll worker for misdemeanor assault after she allegedly bumped a voter during an argument and made a racist comment.
Democrat John Creuzot Hopes To Unseat Republican Faith Johnson As Dallas County DAIf elected, Creuzot said he wants to change the way nonviolent offenders are handled by the judicial system.
After Being Appointed Dallas County DA, Faith Johnson Now Hopes To Be ElectedThe incumbent, Republican Faith Johnson is hoping to be elected nearly two years after Governor Greg Abbott appointed her to replace Susan Hawk who resigned.