It would seem that Texas Republicans have never been stronger. An all-but-certain Republican successor is emerging to follow the departing Gov. Rick Perry.
Texas Republicans kept their firm grip on the state Legislature, but lost their supermajority in the House of Representatives and couldn’t knock off an incumbent Democrat in a key Senate race.
AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — Ninety-nine of the 150 seats in the Texas House are virtually uncontested, but the fight is on for the remaining 51 districts, with Democrats intent on whittling away at the Republican […]
Texas Democrats elected the first Hispanic to the state chairman’s position Saturday, a move indicating the party aims to play a greater role in the Republican-dominated state.
Texas Democrats put their brightest stars on display at their convention Friday as they try to rebrand the party as pro-family and pro-education while ridiculing the growing influence of the tea party movement among Republicans.