Key Senate Race 8-day-out Report Totals

State and legislative candidates were required to file 8-day-out campaign finance reports yesterday. The full reports are not yet available online, but we’re able to report summary totals for most candidates this morning. In this post, we summarize the hottest primary...

Endorsement News for February 4

SD1 open: The Texas Medical Assoc.’s TEXPAC endorsed Rep. Bryan Hughes (R-Mineola). SD19: The San Antonio Express-News endorsed Sen. Carlos Uresti (D-San Antonio). To access this post you need a TX Elects Subscription. SUBSCRIBE TODAY FOR IMMEDIATE ACCESS NEWS &...

Senate Campaign Finance Update

Candidates with primary opponents were required to file 30-day-out campaign finance reports yesterday. These reports disclose contributions received and expenditures made between January 1 and January 21. Senate highlights include: Rep. Bryan...

SD26: Candidates Clash Civilly at AARP Debate

Agreeing more than they disagreed, Sen. Jose Menendez (D-San Antonio) and Rep. Trey Martinez Fischer (D-San Antonio) discussed issues important to seniors this morning at a forum hosted by AARP and moderated by KENS-TV anchor Sarah Lucero. Sen. Jose...

Endorsement News for January 25

PRES: Former Gov. Rick Perry endorsed U.S. Sen. Ted Cruz. RRC: The Texas AFL-CIO Committee on Political Education endorsed former Rep. Lon Burnam. To access this post you need a TX Elects Subscription. SUBSCRIBE TODAY FOR IMMEDIATE ACCESS NEWS & ANALYSIS FOR JUST...

Endorsement News for January 6

HOSPAC: The Texas Hospital Assoc. PAC recently released its complete list of 2016 endorsements. The PAC endorsed most incumbents, but it also endorsed three challengers: HD4: Former Rep. Lance Gooden (R-Terrell) over Rep. Stuart Spitzer (R-Kaufman) HD92: Scott Fisher...

Election Update for December 13

A few things we wanted to share with you today: The filing deadline is tomorrow at 6 p.m. local time. There are typically some surprises, some last-minute decisions to run and some decisions not to run. We should know much of the slate of Democratic and Republican...

Election Update for December 2

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