November 2018 Election Overview

Over 170 challengers and open seat candidates have taken first steps towards running for a Texas state or federal office in 2018. TxElects.com points out that the official filing period [...]

By | 2017-06-29T21:05:17+00:00 June 29th, 2017|Advisory|0 Comments

Upcoming Key Election Dates

July 23-27, 2012 - In-person early voting for the primary runoff.  July 31, 2012 - Primary runoff.   October 22-November 2, 2012 – In-person early voting for general election.    November 6, 2012 – [...]

By | 2012-05-30T14:51:01+00:00 May 30th, 2012|Story|0 Comments

Primary Results

While close races can be the norm in redistricting years because candidates must communicate with large numbers of people they have never represented before, it was also anticipated that more [...]

By | 2012-05-30T14:50:41+00:00 May 30th, 2012|Story|0 Comments

Primary Election Update

Due to redistricting, a large number of freshmen defending their seats, the number of members not returning, and incumbents facing challenges, some spectators have said Texas could see one of [...]

By | 2012-05-15T14:27:24+00:00 May 15th, 2012|Story|0 Comments

Straus Re-elected House Speaker

Rep. Ken Paxton, R-McKinney, withdrew from the House Speaker race during a floor speech today. Rep. Warren Chisum, R- Pampa, made the following statement in a letter earlier this morning, [...]

By | 2011-01-11T21:19:14+00:00 January 11th, 2011|Story|0 Comments

HD 48 – 16 Votes Separated Candidates

The Travis County officials have tallied all provisional and overseas ballots, State Rep. Donna Howard, D-Austin, has defeated Republican challenger Dan Neil for state representative in District 48 by 16 [...]

By | 2010-11-10T13:48:04+00:00 November 10th, 2010|Story|0 Comments

Election Overview

For the U.S. Congress, Republicans have won enough seats to take over control of the House and Democrats will have at least fifty one Senate seats, including two Independents, to [...]

By | 2010-11-03T12:46:27+00:00 November 3rd, 2010|Story|0 Comments