Texas Politics

Chet Edwards Ousted from Congress

Anti-incumbent wave too much for veteran Democrat

Chet Edwards’ two-decade career in Congress has come to an end tonight. The result wasn’t a huge surprise, though it is a tremendous loss of seniority for t...Read More

Rural Democrats Face Tough Fight

In both East and West Texas, Democratic Incumbents Trail in Competitive Races

Early voting results bring bad news for the old WD-40s. (For you non-politicos, that’s White Democrats who are *ahem* middle aged.)  Some of the race...Read More