Posted on · Members of the Texas delegation speak about their views on the upcoming presidential election and on Texas’ role in the Republican Party going forward.
Posted on · Sen. Ted Cruz delivered his speech to the Republican National Convention Wednesday night and while he endorsed much of the platform on which Donald Trump campaigned for the party’s presidential nomination, Cruz did not actually endorse Trump.
Posted on · The lieutenant governor says he has been speaking to the Trump campaign about how to win over Texans put off by the Republican nominee’s rhetoric.
Posted on · Texas officials say they were disappointed in the ruling, arguing the law helps prevents fraud.
Posted on · News 88.7 Reporter Andrew Schneider is covering the Republican National Convention in Cleveland. Follow him on Twitter: @ASchneider_HPM.
Posted on · Anti-Trump delegates bet their remaining chips on getting the Republican National Convention to adopt a rule freeing them from having to support the presumptive nominee. State and national party officials dealt them a humiliating defeat.
Posted on · The odds favor Donald Trump clinching the Republican nomination for president on the first ballot. But some delegates, including members of the Texas delegation, are hoping to force a floor fight.
Posted on · State Reps. Senfronia Thompson and Borris Miles and former Houston City Controller Ronald Green are running to replace Rodney Ellis as state senator from District 13.
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.
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