Texas Tribune: Dallas County sees cluster of competitive Texas House races

Dallas County sees cluster of competitive Texas House races … [Read more...]

Breitbart: Chambers County Switches to Paper Ballots After Software Glitch

By Logan Churchwell, Breitbart - 25 Oct 2016 http://www.breitbart.com/texas/2016/10/25/texas-county-switches-paper-ballots-software-glitch/   Chambers County election officials have executed an emergency protocol to remove all electronic voting machines available during early voting until a … [Read more...]

Representative Dawnna Dukes to Retire

Source: Harvey Kronberg's Quorum Report September 26, 2016 Link   “…in light of my ongoing health issues and concerns, I find that I can no longer provide the active, effective leadership that is needed to continue my sworn duties." Eleven-term State Rep. Dawnna Dukes, D-Austin, … [Read more...]

State Rep. Borris Miles gets Democratic nod for District 13 Senate seat

By Joy Sewing | July 16, 2016 http://m.chron.com/houston/article/Borris-Miles-wins-senate-district-13-nomination-8382167.php … [Read more...]

Ellis Wins Democratic Nomination for Harris County Commissione

By Patrick Svitek, The Texas Tribune - June 25, 2016 State Sen. Rodney Ellis, D-Houston, has won the Democratic nomination for a vacant seat on the Harris County commissioner's court, putting the 26-year Texas Senate veteran on a path to leave the Legislature by next year. Ellis garnered … [Read more...]

Statement from Dr. Lynn Stucky

When I announced my candidacy for state representative nearly seven months ago, the political experts didn’t give me the time of day. There was no way that I could even be competitive in this race, much less win. Fortunately, elections aren’t decided by the odds makers and the insiders. This … [Read more...]

Donald Trump unveils list of his top picks for Supreme Court

By JILL COLVIN and MARK SHERMAN | May. 18, 2016 - Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) — Donald Trump, the presumptive Republican nominee for president, released Wednesday a list of 11 potential Supreme Court justices he plans to vet to fill the seat of late Justice Antonin Scalia if he's elected … [Read more...]

Governor Abbott Sets Date For Special Runoff Election In HD 120

Governor Greg Abbott today issued a proclamation setting August 2, 2016 as the date for the special runoff election to fill the Texas House District 120 seat in Bexar County being vacated by Representative Ruth Jones McClendon. The early voting period for this runoff election will be held from … [Read more...]

Chairman Jimmy Don Aycock Endorses Scott Cosper in HD 54 Runoff

Contact:  Jerod Patterson (512) 844-2005 Jimmie Don Aycock endorses Scott Cosper to succeed him in the Texas House Highly respected House Chairman cites Cosper’s years of community service and leadership KILLEEN, TX—State Rep. Jimmie Don Aycock (R-­‐Killeen) has endorsed … [Read more...]

Killeen Daily Herald: Study ranks Texas among top states to be a doctor

By JC Jones | Herald staff writer: Results from a recent study show Texas is a pretty great place to practice medicine. A WalletHub study ranking every state in the U.S., and the District of Columbia, named Texas the sixth best state in the country to be a doctor in 2016. The rankings are based … [Read more...]