Beto O'Rourke Raises $6.7 Million In Bid To Upset Ted CruzDemocratic Rep Beto O'Rourke said that he raised more than $6.7 million in the first three months of the year in his underdog bid to oust Republican Sen. Ted Cruz.
Harris County Clerk's Office 5-3-15Dr. Laura Murillo of the Houston Hispanic Chamber of Commerce talks with Hector de Leon, the Director of Communications for the Harris County Clerk's Office.
Justice Department: Texas Voter ID Rules DiscriminatoryA federal judge on Tuesday began reviewing tough new Texas voter ID rules challenged by the Obama administration in a trial that could threaten the polarizing law, although a decision isn't expected before the November election.
Texas Politicians File Campaign Finance ReportsTexas politicians are filing their campaign finance reports, providing a clue as to how well they're doing ahead of the March 4 primaries.
Abbott? Wendy? Pauken Also In Texas Governor RaceThe next Texas governor is expected to be Republican Greg Abbott or Democrat Wendy Davis. One is the GOP favorite who stockpiled more than $20 million for a 2014 run, the other catapulted to national stardom by filibustering new abortion laws in pink running shoes. There's also Tom Pauken.
Obama Wins Re-Election; Looks Ahead To Future
Texas Sending 4 New Representatives To Congress Republicans will continue to dominate the Texas delegation in Washington, winning 20 seats to the Democrats' 13 with only three races too close to call.
Opinion: Voter ID: A Good IdeaIt has been argued that “granny” might not be able to vote if they make her have a voter ID. But seriously, why all the concern about taking the extra measure of a voter ID to make sure that every vote cast in a United States election is a legally qualified vote, including “granny’s”?
Opinion: Lacking Government ID Does Not Make You Unworthy Of VotingThere are many Americans who do not have a government issued ID. In our country there is no requirement to carry ID. If you do not have a government ID, that does not make you a criminal. That does not make you unworthy of voting.
First Day Of Early Voting Begins MondayVoting early is helpful to the voters and to those personnel working on Election Day.