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Patrick, Van de Putte Go on Attack in Lt. Gov. Debate
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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 scheduled debate. Read »

Sep 29, 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
ID Cards Needed For All Texas Voters

ID Cards Needed For All Texas Voters

With early voting kicking off Tuesday in the Texas primary races, it's an opportune time to remind voters... Watch »

Mar 4, 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
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
Patrick, Staples Now on Same Side in Lt. Gov. Race

Patrick, Staples Now on Same Side in Lt. Gov. Race

The political arm of the Texas Oil and Gas Association is endorsing Republican lieutenant governor hopeful... Read »

Sep 23, 2014
Abbott, Davis Debate in the Rio Grande Valley

Abbott, Davis Debate in the Rio Grande Valley

Friday's debate between Abbott and Davis is the first gubernatorial debate on the border since 1998. Watch »

Sep 19, 2014
Sen. Ted Cruz Returns to SC to Raise Money for GOP

Sen. Ted Cruz Returns to SC to Raise Money for GOP

U.S. Sen. Ted Cruz of Texas is back in South Carolina to help raise money for the state Republican Party's election... Read »

Sep 15, 2014
Ground Attack Necessary to Defeat ISIS: Pete Sessions

Ground Attack Necessary to Defeat ISIS: Pete Sessions

U.S. Rep. Pete Sessions (R-Dallas) Thursday predicted American combat forces will need to fight ISIS on the... Watch »

Sep 11, 2014
Abbott Again Questions Davis' Book Tour During Race

Abbott Again Questions Davis' Book Tour During Race

Democrat Wendy Davis is again disputing ethics allegations raised by Republican opponent Greg Abbott over her... Read »

Sep 11, 2014
Davis Wants $10 Minimum Wage Amid 'Texas Miracle'

Davis Wants $10 Minimum Wage Amid 'Texas Miracle'

A call by Democrat Wendy Davis to raise the Texas minimum wage to $10 an hour as protesters nationwide demand better... Read »

Sep 5, 2014
Federal Trial Starts Over Tough Texas Voter ID Law

Federal Trial Starts Over Tough Texas Voter ID Law

The Justice Department goes to federal court in South Texas to seek the dismantling of the state's voter ID... Read »

Sep 2, 2014
Rick Perry Deletes 'Unauthorized' Tweet

Rick Perry Deletes 'Unauthorized' Tweet

A tweet deleted from Gov. Rick Perry's verified account Sunday night includes a disparaging image of the Democratic... Watch »

Sep 1, 2014
2010 Raid Underscores Deeper Demographic Questions

2010 Raid Underscores Deeper Demographic Questions

Aides to gubernatorial candidate Greg Abbott say a previously unreported raid was part of an effort to preserve the... Read »

Aug 31, 2014
5 Things to Know About the Texas Elections

5 Things to Know About the Texas Elections

The results of Texas' Nov. 4 election will kick off the state's largest political shakeup in a generation... Read »

Aug 30, 2014
Cruz Addresses Influential Conservative Event

Cruz Addresses Influential Conservative Event

An address by firebrand U.S. Sen. Ted Cruz keynotes the closing day of an influential conservative group's national... Read »

Aug 30, 2014
KXAS to Carry Live Governor's Debate

KXAS to Carry Live Governor's Debate

After backing out of a statewide televised debate with Democrat Wendy Davis that was set to air live on WFAA, Abbott... Read »

Aug 29, 2014
2016 GOP Hopefuls Vie for Attention at Texas Event

2016 GOP Hopefuls Vie for Attention at Texas Event

A parade of potential 2016 GOP presidential hopefuls will be on display at an influential conservative... Read »

Aug 29, 2014
Perry Says GOP Congress is Key to Solving Problems

Perry Says GOP Congress is Key to Solving Problems

Texas Gov. Rick Perry told South Carolina Republicans on Wednesday that it's important for the GOP to... Read »

Aug 28, 2014
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