Posted on · State Sen. Rodney Ellis, D-Houston, has won the Democratic nomination for a vacant seat on the Harris County commissioner's court, putting the 26-year Texas Senate veteran on a path to leave the Legislature by next year.
Posted on · Younger followers of the Vermont senator are still lukewarm, at best, on the former secretary of state. But the mood at the Texas Democratic Convention suggests the bitterness of the primary season is fading.
Posted on · At the Texas Democratic Convention, rising stars HUD Secretary Julián Castro and his twin brother Congressman Joaquin Castro mapped out a strategy they hope will both boost their own party’s turnout and hobble state and local GOP candidates.
Posted on · A strong police presence ensured protesters didn’t clash with supporters of the presumptive Republican presidential nominee.
Posted on · Sunday’s mass shooting at a gay nightclub in Orlando has cast a long shadow over the Texas Democratic Convention in San Antonio.
Posted on · Scroll through the blog and view the photos of the visit to Greater Houston by the presumptive GOP presidential nominee.
Posted on · The Texas Democratic Convention is about to begin in San Antonio.
Posted on · The call comes on the eve of the Texas Democratic Convention in San Antonio.
Posted on · Party leaders are hoping to capitalize on anti-Donald Trump fervor to make inroads with Republican voters this fall and beyond. They’ll get to test the strength of their message next week. While they meet in the Alamodome next week, the presumptive Republican nominee will swing through Dallas and Houston.
Posted on · Many are saying they’ll sit out the rest of 2016 presidential campaign, contributing only to down-ballot races.
Posted on · The Supreme Court has said it will intervene if the Fifth U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals does not issue a ruling by July 20.
Posted on · Harris County Clerk Stan Stanart says most voters will have to go to a different location from where they cast their ballots in the primary’s first round on March 1.
Posted on · Cruz says he will return to the Senate and focus on advancing conservative principles and upholding the Constitution.
Posted on · “And it’s sad that we didn’t get to go all the way to the convention in Cleveland and support him but, you know, most everybody has come to the realization that Trump will be the nominee for the Republican Party, and it’s a lot better choice than the alternative,” said Stephen W. Stanley, a city councilman from Garland.
Posted on · Governor Greg Abbott opened the Texas Republican Party convention in Dallas with a call for unity.
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