Candidates for the Denton city council

Municipal candidates react to election delay due to COVID-19

Candidates for the Denton city council suddenly have more time to campaign, as the council voted on March 20 to postpone the May 2...
Texas Voters Sue for Mail in Ballot

Texas voters sue over age restrictions for mail-in ballots

The voters — all between the ages of 18 and 28 — want the courts to rule that the state's age restriction for voting-by-mail, which limits eligibility to those 65 and older, violates constitutional protections.
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Trump narrowly leads Biden in presidential race in Texas, UT/TT Poll finds

President Donald Trump leads Democrat Joe Biden by 5 points in the race for president in Texas, but voters give the president mixed grades on his handling of the pandemic and the economy.
Mail in Voting

Texas judge will issue order that could greatly expand mail-in voting

A state district judge on Wednesday said he will issue a temporary injunction expanding who can qualify for an absentee ballot for the upcoming elections. The decision faces certain appeal as Democrats and Republicans clash over voter access.
From left: U.S. Sen. John Cornyn, R-Texas, MJ Hegar and state Sen. Royce West, D-Dallas. Photo credit: The Texas Tribune

MJ Hegar far outpaces Royce West in U.S. Senate fundraising, but both are far...

The Texans' campaigns are announcing their latest fundraising numbers ahead of an end-of-day deadline to disclose them to the Federal Election Commission.

Texas tells locals they must delay their upcoming May elections

Gov. Greg Abbott previously paved the way for municipalities to push their May elections to November. But a handful of small towns and special districts hadn't canceled despite fears of infection spreading at polling places.
Postpones General & Special Election to November

City Council Amends Declaration of Disaster Order, Postpones General & Special Election to November

DENTON, TX, March 20, 2020 (7:40 p.m.) – On Friday, March 20, the Denton City Council voted to amend the declaration of local disaster...
Election Day

Coronavirus outbreak could postpone Texas municipal elections until November

Gov. Greg Abbott has yet to issue guidance on the May 26 runoff election.

Cristina Tzintzún Ramirez endorses Royce West over MJ Hegar in Democratic primary runoff for...

Tzintzún Ramirez finished closely behind West last week in the Democratic primary for U.S. Senate.

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