Newcomer faces underdog hoping for a political comeback

EL PASO — In a modest office in east central El Paso, former state Rep.

Davis: Abbott is backing away from pre-K plan

While addressing the Texas State Teachers Association’s convention in San Marcos on Saturday, Democratic gubernatorial candidate Wendy Davis accused her Republican opponent, Greg Abbott, of backing away from his early education policy pro

Democrats seize on equal pay as a midterm issue

On March 9, Texas Attorney General Greg Abbott, the state's Republican candidate for governor, appeared on a Dallas television station and was asked a straightforward question.

A big idea, with a big price tag

Property taxes are easy to hate, and Texas property taxes are high enough to turn this civic irritation into a full-blown political issue.

Wendy Davis to appear in El Paso Wednesday

Wendy Davis, the Democratic candidate vying for Governor of Texas against Republican challenger Greg Abbott will make a campaign stop in the Borderland on Wednesday.

El Paso political parties select delegates

El Paso County Democrats and Republicans each held conventions Saturday to elect delegates to send to Austin.

Abbott, Davis point fingers over equal pay

In the latest iteration of the fight over women's issues in the Texas governor’s race, Republican Attorney General Greg Abbott and his Democratic opponent, state S

Election Day: Sample ballots, polling locations

In a highly Democrat County, El Pasoans may be making their final choice for candidate during the primary election Tuesday.

Group files paperwork to recall City Representative Emma Acosta

The group Citizens for Responsible Government, led by Sal Gomez filed an intent to circulate a petition at City Hall this morning in order to begin the process to recall El Paso City Rep. Emma Acosta.

Texas State Representative candidate allegedly attacked at her Kern Place home

The El Paso Police Department has confirmed it is investigating an alleged assault that took place at the home of Lyda Ness-Garcia, candidate for Texas State Representative in District 77 on Monday morning.

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.