By Jon Herskovitz Dewhurst, a Republican, lost the 2012 primary for the Senate seat to Ted Cruz, who then won the general
"It's our responsibility to act independently of the federal government if the federal government failed to do the job it's
Texas Lieutenant Governor David Dewhurst (R) has lost his runoff primary, the Associated Press reports.
Texas Lieutenant Governor David Dewhurst lost Tuesday's runoff primary to state Sen. Dan Patrick, the Associated Press reports
Patrick is set to face Democrat Leticia Van De Putte, who is running alongside Democratic gubernatorial candidate Wendy Davis
Texans head to the polls Tuesday for a handful of primary runoff elections, including one that could elevate a woman who compares President Barack Obama to Hitler.
On March 4, no candidate secured a majority of the vote in the election for the Democratic nomination for U.S. Senate in
In one key contest Tuesday, incumbent Lieutenant Governor David Dewhurst, Perry's longtime top aide, is seeking re-election
Texans for Dan Patrick released an immigration-focused ad resembling the social media-driven content site BuzzFeed on Wednesday
While, politically, Franco-American relations have seen their ups and downs, the historical and cultural ties that bind the French and the American people are deep, solid and lasting -- congressional "freedom fries" and other silliness notwithstanding.
Van de Putte will kick off the bus tour Sunday in the Alamo City and is set to wrap up April 7 in Austin after trekking an
As more abortion clinics close in the state of Texas, a retrospective look at the politics that led to this form of oppression points mostly at men. In fact, the five Republican candidates for the most powerful statewide offices in Texas, all of whom are dedicated to increasing abortion restrictions, are male
The candidates made similar statements at a debate back in December. While the candidates danced around the specifics of
These pieces are not fun to put together. When finally assembled, the picture of Texas looks more than a little unsettling. In fact, it often looks pretty damned backwards. The reverse gear was spinning fast cogs in the lieutenant governor's debate in Dallas between four Republican candidates seeking to win the primary.
Dewhurst spokesman Travis Considine issued a statement to the Texas Tribune following the event, saying the lieutenant governor's
Today, Planned Parenthood, the ACLU and the Center for Reproductive Rights filed a lawsuit in federal court to stop the Texas law that would drastically reduce access to safe and legal abortion for many women from taking effect.