Dallas-Fort Worth election 2014 news

Early Voting Sees Steady Numbers
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Early Voting Sees Steady Numbers

If voters are overly excited about electing the first new Texas governor in 14 years and wholesale changes across state government, the turnout so far hasn't shown it. Read »

Oct 30, 2014
Abbott, Davis Encourage Early Voting

Abbott, Davis Encourage Early Voting

Attorney General Greg Abbott and State Senator Wendy Davis were both in the Metroplex on Wednesday. Watch »

Oct 29, 2014
Abbott: Dan Patrick Toned Down Immigration Talk

Abbott: Dan Patrick Toned Down Immigration Talk

Republican candidate for governor Greg Abbott says a tea party star who's poised to become his lieutenant... Read »

Oct 28, 2014
TX DPS Opening Saturdays to Provide Election IDs

TX DPS Opening Saturdays to Provide Election IDs

Whether you plan to vote early or on Election Day, you'll need identification if you plan to cast a ballot. Read »

Oct 20, 2014
Perry, Cruz, Bush Hitting Same Election Night Bash

Perry, Cruz, Bush Hitting Same Election Night Bash

Three possible Republican 2016 presidential hopefuls all plan to be at the same election night party in Texas... Read »

Oct 28, 2014
Down in Polls, Texas' Davis Recalls Own Comebacks

Down in Polls, Texas' Davis Recalls Own Comebacks

Texas gubernatorial candidate Wendy Davis on Sunday urged reliable Democratic voters at black churches to turnout in... Read »

Oct 27, 2014
Click Here for Election Results

Click Here for Election Results

Election results will begin appearing after 7 p.m. CT/MT. Check back for results. Read »

May 29, 2014
Across US, Dems Enlist Latinas for Top of Ballot

Across US, Dems Enlist Latinas for Top of Ballot

After years of running few Latinos for statewide posts, Democrats are building a bench that better reflects... Read »

Oct 25, 2014
Texas Asks Supreme Court to Preserve Voter ID Law

Texas Asks Supreme Court to Preserve Voter ID Law

Republican Texas Attorney General Greg Abbott is urging the U.S. Supreme Court to keep the state's voter ID law... Read »

Oct 16, 2014
Parts of Texas Abortion Law Blocked

Parts of Texas Abortion Law Blocked

The Supreme Court has blocked Texas from enforcing key parts of a 2013 law that would close all but eight of... Read »

Oct 15, 2014
Appeals Court Reinstates Texas Voter ID Law

Appeals Court Reinstates Texas Voter ID Law

A federal appeals court has reinstated a Texas voter ID law that the U.S. Justice Department describes as... Read »

Oct 14, 2014
Wendy Davis Defends Controversial Wheelchair Ad

Wendy Davis Defends Controversial Wheelchair Ad

Texas Democratic gubernatorial candidate Wendy Davis on Monday defended her campaign television ad that... Read »

Oct 13, 2014
Wendy Davis TV Ad Focuses on Greg Abbott's Disability

Wendy Davis TV Ad Focuses on Greg Abbott's Disability

A new television ad by Democrat Wendy Davis focuses attention on Republican Greg Abbott's use of a... Read »

Oct 10, 2014
Texas Voter ID Law Blocked by Federal Judge

Texas Voter ID Law Blocked by Federal Judge

A federal judge has blocked enforcement of a tough Texas voter ID law just weeks ahead of the November elections. Read »

Oct 18, 2014
Davis Reports Having $5.7M Left in Campaign Cash

Davis Reports Having $5.7M Left in Campaign Cash

Democratic gubernatorial hopeful Wendy Davis says she has $5.7 million in campaign cash on hand about a month before... Read »

Oct 6, 2014
Abbott, Davis Spar in Final Gubernatorial Debate

Abbott, Davis Spar in Final Gubernatorial Debate

Democrat Wendy Davis had one last debate with Republican Greg Abbott to try to narrow the gap in the... Watch »

Sep 30, 2014
Patrick, Van de Putte Go on Attack in Lt. Gov. Debate

Patrick, Van de Putte Go on Attack in Lt. Gov. Debate

The state senators vying to be Texas' next lieutenant governor tore into one another Monday night during their only... Read »

Sep 30, 2014
Lt. Gov. Nominees Patrick, Van de Putte to Debate

Lt. Gov. Nominees Patrick, Van de Putte to Debate

The state senators vying to be Texas' next lieutenant governor are squaring off in their only scheduled debate. Read »

Sep 29, 2014
Abbott, Davis Dish on Schools with Texas Educators

Abbott, Davis Dish on Schools with Texas Educators

Greg Abbott and Wendy Davis presented starkly different views of the state of Texas schools during speeches... Read »

Sep 26, 2014
Report: Texas Political Ad Spending 2nd Most in US

Report: Texas Political Ad Spending 2nd Most in US

Texas voters already tired of Greg Abbott and Wendy Davis dueling in television ads with Election Day still... Read »

Sep 24, 2014
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