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Weary Rivals in SoCal House Race Brace for Ballot Count

Weary Rivals in SoCal House Race Brace for Ballot Count

The long, divisive road to the 52nd Congressional District seat stretches on for its two weary candidates, incumbent... Watch »

Nov 6, 2014
Gov. Rick Perry Appears in Court for Heated Hearing

Gov. Rick Perry Appears in Court for Heated Hearing

Indicted Texas Gov. Rick Perry has made his first court appearance on felony abuse of power charges, sitting largely... Watch »

Nov 6, 2014
Texas' Davis Failed to Move Needle with Women

Texas' Davis Failed to Move Needle with Women

Of all the ways Democrat Wendy Davis lost her run for Texas governor, one particularly stands out: She failed to... Read »

Nov 6, 2014
Perry's 1st Court Appearance Set for Thursday

Perry's 1st Court Appearance Set for Thursday

Texas Gov. Rick Perry is due to make his first court appearance Thursday in Austin to face abuse-of-power charges. Watch »

Nov 5, 2014
New Gov. Not the Same Kind of Cowboy

New Gov. Not the Same Kind of Cowboy

The election of a new Texas governor usually means the arrival of another Lone Star archetype--boots-wearing... Watch »

Nov 5, 2014
Texas Governor-Elect Abbott Begins Transition

Texas Governor-Elect Abbott Begins Transition

Republican governor-elect Greg Abbott says he is starting his transition into office by discussing Ebola with state... Watch »

Nov 5, 2014
Energy Group Asks Court to Halt Denton Fracking Ban

Energy Group Asks Court to Halt Denton Fracking Ban

A North Texas city that sits atop a natural gas reserve is preparing for an extended court battle after voters made... Watch »

Nov 5, 2014
The DMN's Rudy Bush on Election Night

The DMN's Rudy Bush on Election Night

The Dallas Morning News editorial writer Rudy Bush discusses what happened during Tuesday night's elections. Watch »

Nov 5, 2014
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
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
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
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
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
Patrick Vows to Make Texas a Leader

Patrick Vows to Make Texas a Leader

Tea party-backed state Sen. Dan Patrick has been elected Texas lieutenant governor and will oversee the state... Watch »

Nov 4, 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
Abbott Wins Governor's Race, Davis Concedes

Abbott Wins Governor's Race, Davis Concedes

Republican Greg Abbott has been elected Texas governor in a decisive victory over Democrat Wendy Davis, whose... Watch »

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
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

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