Elections

Mayoral candidate interviews: Oscar Leeser

Voters will head to the polls Saturday to elect a new mayor, and the two candidates are doing everything they can to sway last minute voters.

Mayoral candidate interviews: Oscar Leeser (Part Two)

Voters will head to the polls Saturday to elect a new mayor, and the two candidates are doing everything they can to sway last minute voters.

Mayoral candidate interviews: Steve Ortega

Voters will head to the polls Saturday to elect a new mayor, and the two candidates are doing everything they can to sway last minute voters.

Mayoral candidate interviews: Steve Ortega (part two)

Voters will head to the polls Saturday to elect a new mayor, and the two candidates are doing everything they can to sway last minute voters.

Run off election early voting set to kick off next week

As a reminder, early voting for El Paso's run off election begins Monday, June 3rd. In the May election, Oscar Leeser came in with 47.5% of votes and Steve Ortega with 21.9% of votes.  

Mayoral candidates prepare for runoff election

With none of the 8 candidates for mayor receiving 50 percent of the vote Saturday, the top two vote getters will campaign for another month to determine the future mayor of El Paso.

Oscar Leeser prepares for runoff election against Steve Ortega

Mayoral candidate Oscar Leeser was headed into a runoff with Steve Ortega. Leeser had 47.50 percent of the votes.

Third-place candidate shares thoughts on mayoral race

El Paso mayoral candidate, Robert Cormell came in third place on election night, according to unofficial results.

At least three new faces expected on El Paso City Council

Mayor John Cook, Susie Byrd and Steve Ortega each reached their limit of two terms this election. Going into the May, 2013 election, at least three new faces were expected to join El Paso City Council.

City Councilman Steve Ortega makes it to runoff for mayoral election

The final numbers for the mayoral election on Friday lead to an official runoff.

City council races to be decided in a runoff

Four El Paso City Representative seats were up for grabs Saturday night. Three of the four are headed to a runoff. Emma Acosta ran unopposed in District 3 and was elected to another term.

May voting results 2013

Last update: 9:58 p.m. Anthony ISD

General election set for May 11

Statistics for early voting were released by the county Wednesday.

El Paso expects bigger voter turnout than 2009 mayoral election

The El Paso mayoral race is a week away. As candidates fight for votes, voters are turning out in big numbers -- and even bigger than the last mayoral election in 2009.

Newly designed elections department website

The El Paso County Elections Department is pleased to announce the launch of its newly designed website, www.epcountyvotes.com.