Election News for September 22

AGRIC: Texans for Fiscal Responsibility/Empower Texans endorsed incumbent Sid Miller. HD7: Rep. Jay Dean (R-Longview) announced he would seek re-election. Lubbock: Mayor Dan Pope announced he would seek re-election. A kickoff event is scheduled for Tuesday. McAllen:...

Conroe, Port Arthur Choose New Mayors

Some local jurisdictions held runoff elections were held today/yesterday to decide races left unsettled after the May 7 uniform election. Runoffs of note include: Conroe Mayor – Toby Powell defeated Jim Gentry, 55%-45%. Conroe City Council P1 – Duane Ham defeated Tony...

Local Runoff Elections on Horizon

Local runoff elections are typically held in June for municipal, school district, higher education district or other special district races not decided during the May 7 uniform election. Jurisdictions have flexibility for scheduling these elections. Today, Lubbock ISD...

Endorsement News for April 24

HD139 special: The Houston Chronicle endorsed Jarvis Johnson for the special election. The paper previously endorsed Kimberly Willis, who is running against Johnson, for the primary runoff election (against Johnson). Willis is not running in the special election....

Campaign News for April 11

RRC open: Reps. Charlie Geren (R-Fort Worth), Jeanie Morrison (R-Victoria) and John Otto (R-Dayton) endorsed Gary Gates. Former candidate Lance Christian endorsed Gates. Christian is the third former candidate to endorse Gates, joining Ron Hale and Weston Martinez....