Election 2022

With primaries under way in Texas, Ken Paxton’s bid for a 3rd term is marked by legal troubles

Posted on · Attorney General Ken Paxton has been under indictment for securities fraud since 2015 and is now under FBI investigation for alleged bribery and corruption. Three Republicans and five Democrats are on the ballot seeking to replace him.

Politics

Republicans created a new Houston-area congressional district for Wesley Hunt, but he doesn’t have a free ride

Posted on · Hunt has been endorsed by national Republicans -- including former President Donald Trump -- but must defeat a nine-member field to claim the Republican party’s nomination in this safe GOP district. At least one rival, Mark Ramsey, could give him serious trouble.