Dallas-Fort Worth election 2014 news

Denton Voters OK Ban on Fracking Expansion

Denton Voters OK Ban on Fracking Expansion

Voters approve a proposal to prevent hydraulic fracturing in Denton, which sits atop a large natural gas reserve... Watch »

Nov 5, 2014
George P. Bush Elected Texas Land Commissioner

George P. Bush Elected Texas Land Commissioner

George P. Bush has been elected Texas land commissioner. That makes him the first in his family's political dynasty... Watch »

Nov 5, 2014
Cruz: 'Don't Mess With Texas' Applies to Democrats

Cruz: 'Don't Mess With Texas' Applies to Democrats

U.S. Sen. Ted Cruz says the organizers who hoped to bolster Democrats have been turned back with a resounding and... Watch »

Nov 4, 2014
Perry: Texas to 'Get Even Better' Under Abbott

Perry: Texas to 'Get Even Better' Under Abbott

Texas Gov. Rick Perry says he wishes he could serve with the group of Republicans elected to statewide office... Watch »

Nov 4, 2014
Ken Paxton Elected Texas Attorney General

Ken Paxton Elected Texas Attorney General

Republican Ken Paxton has been elected Texas attorney general but could still take office under the cloud of a... Read »

Nov 4, 2014
Glenn Hegar Elected Texas Comptroller

Glenn Hegar Elected Texas Comptroller

Republican Glenn Hegar has been elected Texas comptroller, taking control of an office that has come under... Read »

Nov 4, 2014
Texas Voters OK Rainy Day Fund for Roads

Texas Voters OK Rainy Day Fund for Roads

Voters have approved a ballot referendum taking billions of dollars from Texas' Rainy Day Fund for roads and... Read »

Nov 4, 2014
Sid Miller Elected Texas Agriculture Commissioner

Sid Miller Elected Texas Agriculture Commissioner

Republican Sid Miller has been elected agriculture commissioner following a quiet race for an office that has been a... Read »

Nov 4, 2014
DMN, NBC 5 Election Night Webcast

DMN, NBC 5 Election Night Webcast

Beginning at 7 p.m. we will simulcast a DallasNews.com live stream of election coverage, monitoring results and... Read »

Nov 4, 2014
Polls Close Across Texas, El Paso Remains Open

Polls Close Across Texas, El Paso Remains Open

The polls in Texas are closed except for the far west portion of the state. Read »

Nov 4, 2014
Dallas County Elections Website Down on Election Day

Dallas County Elections Website Down on Election Day

Some people looking for information about voting were unable to access the website for the Dallas County Elections... Read »

Nov 4, 2014
Watkins Concedes, Hawk Elected Dallas DA

Watkins Concedes, Hawk Elected Dallas DA

Judge Susan Hawk (R) becomes the first woman elected as Dallas County District Attorney after incumbent Craig... Watch »

Nov 5, 2014
Jenkins Defeats Natinsky in County Judge Race

Jenkins Defeats Natinsky in County Judge Race

In the race to lead Dallas County, incumbent Judge Clay Jenkins earns 55 percent of votes and defeats challenger Ron... Read »

Nov 5, 2014
Arlington, Fort Worth Pass $680 Million in Propositions

Arlington, Fort Worth Pass $680 Million in Propositions

Arlington and Fort Worth residents vote to approve nearly $680 million in propositions to improve the cities... Read »

Nov 5, 2014
Texas Voters Have Plenty to Say About Perry

Texas Voters Have Plenty to Say About Perry

Texans who are casting ballots are expressing ambivalence about many statewide candidates but they're more... Read »

Nov 4, 2014
Election Officials: Rain Not Deterring Voters

Election Officials: Rain Not Deterring Voters

Election officials say steady rain has not deterred voters in certain parts of North Texas Tuesday morning. Watch »

Nov 4, 2014
Abbott, Davis Make Final Push

Abbott, Davis Make Final Push

Republican Greg Abbott and Democrat Wendy Davis are spending the final day before Election Day touring Texas while... Read »

Nov 4, 2014
Voter ID Concerns on Election Eve

Voter ID Concerns on Election Eve

The first Texas general election to be held under the state‚Äôs new voter ID law comes Tuesday and some voters are... Watch »

Nov 3, 2014
Abbott, Davis Spend Sunday Before Elections in DFW

Abbott, Davis Spend Sunday Before Elections in DFW

Texas gubernatorial candidates Wendy Davis (D) and Greg Abbott (R) spent Sunday in Dallas/Fort Worth campaigning... Watch »

Nov 3, 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 they'll... Watch »

Nov 3, 2014
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