Elections

UT/TT poll: Abbott holds 11-point lead over Davis

After what are shaping up to be easy primary wins in March for the leading gubernatorial candidates, Republican Greg Abbott starts the general election race for governor with an 11-point lead over Democrat Wendy Davis, according to the latest U

In primaries, political issues trump state issues

The people who want to run the state government certainly care a lot about making sure Texas has enough water, about handling transportation iss

Border Interfaith and EPISO hold accountability session

Elections are only a week away and candidates were at an event Sunday answering questions about pressing issues.

Early voting opens in El Paso County on Tuesday

Early voting opens in El Paso on Tuesday, February 18th and runs through Friday, February 28th. Election day in Texas is Tuesday, March 4, 2014.

Governor candidates sparring over 'Third World' remark

The latest debate between the major candidates for governor is taking place in the letters to the editor section of McAllen's newspaper, The Monitor.

VIDEO: El Paso County Judge debate

The El Paso County Judge debate between Aliana Apodaca, Veronica Escobar and Eddie Holguin aired Saturday, February 1.

DPS Reminds Texans: Election Identification Certificates Available at Driver License Offices

The Texas Department of Public Safety (DPS) is reminding Texans in advance of the upcoming primary election that Election Identification Certificates (EIC) are available at all Texas driver license offices for individuals in need of proper iden

Early Voting begins February 18, County Judge Debate to air Feb 1

El Pasoans have just under three weeks left before early voting begins in the Borderland for the midterm election primary.

Davis, Abbott Announce Big Fundraising Figures

 

LIST: 2014 March Primary Election Candidates

December 9th, 2013 was the last day to file for the March primary in the state of Texas. With so many seats up for grabs, we've compiled a list of the candidates for each office for your reference.

Candidates Running for Texas House District 77

El Paso community leaders, Lyda Ness-Garcia announced today that she has filed to run for Texas House District 77. A working mother and former prosecutor, Lyda manages an El Paso family law practice.

Christie leads possible 2016 GOP contenders in CNN/ORC poll

A new national poll indicates that for the first time, there may be an early frontrunner in the race for the 2016 Republican presidential nomination.

Senate Democrats invoke 'nuclear option', changes filibuster rules

The Democratic-controlled Senate on Thursday voted to invoke the so-called nuclear option out of frustration over Republicans who have been blocking President Barack Obama's nominees.

Judge Escobar signs San Elizario incorporation order

El Paso County Judge Veronica Escobar, announced Monday morning that she has signed the Order declaring San Elizario a city. This paves the way for residents to begin the process of electing city government officials.