Election 2016

Did Texans Ever Vote In Large Numbers? Answering The Leftover Questions From #TXDecides 

Posted on · On Monday Houston Public Media News 88.7 launched the #TXDecides series, our collaborative project with public radio newsrooms across Texas. The goal was simple: Answer Texas voters' questions ahead of Election Day. You had lots of questions and we picked five as a focus for feature stories this week. Kate Groetzinger, with KUT, our sister station in Austin, answers the rest of them here. 

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Seriously Now — is Texas Really in Play This Election?

Posted on · Six weeks ago the Washington Post unveiled a poll on the U.S. presidential race, which found Republican Donald Trump and Democrat Hillary Clinton neck and neck in Texas. It was, frankly, hard to believe. No other major poll had shown such a result. So, we brought the paper’s polling manager on to explain the methodology used. Then, we […]

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Ed Gonzalez Sheriff Candidate Interview: Tuesday’s Show (September 20, 2016)

Posted on · With the November election fast approaching and early voting around the corner, we devote time over the next few weeks to two key races in Harris County for Sheriff and District Attorney, and offer you a chance to talk directly with candidates vying for your vote. On this edition of Houston Matters, we welcome your […]