Absentee Voters’ Influence May Have Implications in Races

Through three days of early voting, fewer than 1.5% of registered voters have cast ballots by mail or in person in the primary runoff election in the state’s 15 most populous counties. Republican runoff turnout through three days is 60% below 2012 and 54% below 2014....

Campaign News as Early Voting Begins

Early voting begins Monday and runs through Friday for the primary runoff elections. Monday is the deadline for primary runoff candidates to file 8-day-out campaign finance reports – our first look into their fundraising efforts since late February. These reports...

Campaign and Endorsement News for May 9

RRC open: The Dallas Morning News made no endorsement in the Republican runoff between former Rep. Wayne Christian (R-Center) and Gary Gates. The paper endorsed Grady Yarbrough in the Democratic runoff. SD24 open: The Dawn Buckingham campaign released a new radio ad...

Campaign News for April 28

RRC open: The Kaufman Co. Tea Party endorsed former Rep. Wayne Christian (R-Center). His runoff opponent Gary Gates came in first in Kaufman Co. with 28% of the vote. Christian finished fourth there with 12% of the vote, trailing Weston Martinez (22%) and Lance...

Endorsement News for February 1

Filed under CD15, CD23, CD32, HD114, HD128, HD14, HD20, HD27, HD5, HD54, HD64, HD71, HD77, RRC, SC3, SC5, SC9, SD1, SD19.… Subscribers can read the rest of this...

Endorsement News for January 19

Filed under CCA, CD15, CD29, HD115, HD126, HD127, HD130, HD139, HD18, HD2, HD27, HD33, HD4, HD49, HD55, HD60, HD7, SC5, SD1.… Subscribers can read the rest of this...