Some of the last campaign finance reports before the election are out. Abbott and Patrick maintain significant leads. In SD 10, there’s a wildcard.
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Dr. Marsha Griffin gives firsthand accounts of the harsh circumstances faced by mothers and children desperately crossing the border into Texas.
The Observer covers the first—and only—lt. governor’s debate between state Sen. Leticia Van de Putte (D-San Antonio), and state Sen. Dan Patrick (R-Houston).
Dan Patrick and Ken Paxton are perfecting the art of campaign by not campaigning. And it will probably work.
At this weekend’s Texas Tribune Festival, the fog over the state’s public discourse lifted—for a bit.
This year’s Texas Democratic candidates roundly outclass their Republican opponents when it comes to graphic design
Wendy Davis is out with her first two ads—both of them attack ads, neither featuring Davis. What should we make of them?
Lawmakers grilled Texas Education Commissioner Michael Williams on the state’s stagnating test scores, suggesting the conversation hasn’t changed much since big reforms last year.
Davis and Van de Putte may want the same thing, but they have very different opponents, very different styles and very different organizations backing them.
The latest round of finance reports leaves Wendy Davis and Greg Abbott status quo ante, but in the Texas senate, things are more interesting.