According to district law, any open seats statewide must be filled within 48 hours of vacancy. And thus, the new lieutenant governor of District 5 has been sworn in among minimal pomp and circumstance. 384 more words
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In primary night speeches, Greg Abbott and Wendy Davis focus on issues that will likely define general election
The Daily Texan — Print Edition Only
by Nicole Cobler and Madlin Mekelburg
FORT WORTH AND SAN ANTONIO — After both candidates secured predictable victories over relatively unknown primary opponents, Democrat Wendy Davis used her primary night speech to highlight the differences between herself and Republican Greg Abbott, while Abbott focused his attention on issues that Davis has made a centerpiece of her campaign. 551 more words
Sen. Ted Cruz declined to endorse his home-state colleague, Sen. John Cornyn, before the Texas primary on Tuesday.
But after Cornyn easily won renomination and beat back Rep. 295 more words
It’s March primaries and we are open for voting today. It’s our first time to host this event on campus; so far, so good!
Here’s hoping you take time to exercise not only your right as an American to choose your candidates of choice, but your responsibility as a citizen to share your… 29 more words