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Monday, May 8, 2017 at 03:59 AM CDT

One Dallas Incumbent Defeated, 3 Face Run Offs

One Dallas Incumbent Defeated, 3 Face Run Offs

Dallas voters produced City Council turn over in Saturday’s election and the chance for more change with 3 run offs required to select final winners.

Sunday, May 7, 2017 at 12:31 AM CDT

Fort Worth Mayor Price Wins Fourth Term

Fort Worth Mayor Price Wins Fourth Term

Fort Worth Mayor Betsy Price won a fourth two-year term on Saturday, beating her first challenger since she became the city’s leader in 2011.

Friday, May 5, 2017 at 11:06 PM CDT

Big Expectations in Crowded West Dallas Election

Big Expectations in Crowded West Dallas Election

Mail-in ballot fraud, gentrification and big money campaign contributions are Dallas City Council District 6 issues in Saturday's election.

Saturday, Apr 22, 2017 at 11:59 PM CDT

Dozens of Dallas Voters Receive Ballots They Didn't Request

Dozens of Dallas Voters Receive Ballots They Didn't Request

More than 50 voters in West Dallas have now contacted the Dallas County Elections Department, saying they received mail-in ballots for the May 6 elections which they did not request.

Saturday, May 6, 2017 at 01:19 AM CDT

Will Major Issues Facing Dallas Reverse Voter Turnout?

Will Major Issues Facing Dallas Reverse Voter Turnout?

With a pension crisis that continues to threaten public safety and issues of homelessness, crime, gentrification, and economic development concerning residents, will voters actually turn up at the polls Saturday...

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