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Study: Fair Park Should be Privatized
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Study: Fair Park Should be Privatized

A panel requested by Dallas Mayor Mike Rawlings states that a non-profit entity could revitalize Fair Park. Read »

Aug 27, 2014
Former Fla. Gov. Crist Clinches Democratic Nomination

Former Fla. Gov. Crist Clinches Democratic Nomination

Florida Democrats selected former Republican Gov. Charlie Crist as their nominee to challenge Republican Watch »

Aug 27, 2014
Former Va. Governor Questioned About Dealings With Executive

Former Va. Governor Questioned About Dealings With Executive

Cross-examination of former Virginia Gov. Bob McDonnell ended Tuesday afternoon in the corruption trial of McDonnell... Watch »

Aug 26, 2014
Texas Sec. of State Getting Out the Vote

Texas Sec. of State Getting Out the Vote

There may be a higher turn out at the polls this fall due to a tour taken by Secretary of State Nandita Berry. Read »

Aug 26, 2014
Wendy Davis Spends $4M on Texas Attack Ads

Wendy Davis Spends $4M on Texas Attack Ads

Democratic gubernatorial nominee Wendy Davis, lagging behind in both polling and campaign finances, spent about... Read »

Aug 26, 2014
Resolution to Suspend John Wiley Price Dies

Resolution to Suspend John Wiley Price Dies

Dallas County Commissioner John Wiley Price will not face suspension, despite his battle with federal... Read »

Aug 26, 2014
Perry's Attorneys Request Dismissal

Perry's Attorneys Request Dismissal

Attorneys for Gov. Rick Perry ask a judge to dismiss criminal charges alleging he abused his power with a veto last... Watch »

Aug 26, 2014
Bush Staffer Touts Rick Perry in NH

Bush Staffer Touts Rick Perry in NH

Texas Gov. Rick Perry stumps for support from the state where he place sixth in the 2012 presidential primary. Watch »

Aug 26, 2014
Lone Star Politics: August 24, 2014

Lone Star Politics: August 24, 2014

On Lone Star Politics this week, NBC 5’s Kristi Nelson and Gromer Jeffers from The Dallas Morning News break... Watch »

Aug 24, 2014
Lone Star Politics: Dr. Elba Garcia on Craig Watkins

Lone Star Politics: Dr. Elba Garcia on Craig Watkins

On Lone Star Politics, Dallas County Commissioner Dr. Elba Garcia joins NBC 5’s Kristi Nelson and The Dallas Morning... Watch »

Aug 22, 2014
Lone Star Politics: Dr. Elba Garcia on John Wiley Price

Lone Star Politics: Dr. Elba Garcia on John Wiley Price

On Lone Star Politics, Dallas County Commissioner Dr. Elba Garcia joins NBC 5’s Kristi Nelson and The Dallas Morning... Watch »

Aug 22, 2014
Lone Star Politics: Wayne Slater on Gov. Perry

Lone Star Politics: Wayne Slater on Gov. Perry

On Lone Star Politics, The Dallas Morning News’ Senior Political Writer Wayne Slater reveals what impact, if... Watch »

Aug 22, 2014
Rick Perry in N.H.: Indictment Politically Motivated

Rick Perry in N.H.: Indictment Politically Motivated

Texas Gov. Rick Perry is testing his presidential prospects in New Hampshire as he defiantly dismisses a... Watch »

Aug 22, 2014
With 2016 in Mind, Perry Heads to New Hampshire

With 2016 in Mind, Perry Heads to New Hampshire

Texas Gov. Rick Perry is testing his presidential prospects in New Hampshire while carrying the scars of... Read »

Aug 22, 2014
Gov. Perry Pushes Greater Involvement in Iraq

Gov. Perry Pushes Greater Involvement in Iraq

Gov. Rick Perry presses for a sustained air campaign and sending American ground troops to Iraq to combat... Read »

Aug 21, 2014
Va. Ex-Gov. Bob McDonnell Takes Stand in Corruption Trial

Va. Ex-Gov. Bob McDonnell Takes Stand in Corruption Trial

Former Virginia Gov. Bob McDonnell has taken the stand in his corruption trial. He and his wife, Maureen,... Watch »

Aug 20, 2014
Gov. Rick Perry Formally Enters Not Guilty Plea

Gov. Rick Perry Formally Enters Not Guilty Plea

Republican Texas Gov. Rick Perry has formally pleaded not guilty to criminal charges of leveraging his power to try... Read »

Aug 20, 2014
Dallas, HUD Clash

Dallas, HUD Clash

The DMN's Rudy Bush discusses an ongoing dispute with the Federal Housing Department that would have cost taxpayers... Watch »

Aug 20, 2014
GOP's Brightest Lights Dim: Scandal Dogs 2016 Hopefuls

GOP's Brightest Lights Dim: Scandal Dogs 2016 Hopefuls

More and more high-profile Republican governors are battling setbacks political and legal, from the former Virginia... Read »

Aug 19, 2014
Defiant Texas Gov. Perry Coming to New Hampshire

Defiant Texas Gov. Perry Coming to New Hampshire

Texas Gov. Rick Perry will visit the first-in-the-nation primary state this weekend after his indictment on charges... Read »

Aug 19, 2014
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