TCJL PAC 2016 Primary Judicial Endorsements

Texas Civil Justice League PAC Endorses Incumbents for Texas Supreme Court February 9, 2016 (Austin) — The Texas Civil Justice League Political Action Committee (TCJL PAC) today endorsed a slate of candidates for election to the Texas Supreme Court for the March 1 Republican primary. Judicial … [Read more...]

The 2016 Elections: The Republican Race for Railroad Commissioner (Austin)

  Monday, Feb. 8, 2016 6 - 7 p.m. Doors at 5:30 p.m.KLRU Studio 6A 2504 Whitis Avenue, Austin, TX 78712   The Texas Railroad Commission is the primary regulator of oil and gas production and drilling in the … [Read more...]

Governor Abbott sets date for HD 120 Special Election

Governor Greg Abbott issued a proclamation announcing May 7, 2016 as the special election date to fill the House District 120 seat recently vacated by Representative Ruth Jones McClendon. … [Read more...]

DMN Editorial: We recommend David John Schenck in GOP race for 5th Court of Appeals, Place 7

Updated: 29 January 2016 03:54 PM Incumbent David John Schenck is the best choice in the Republican primary for the 5th Court of Appeals, Place 7. Schenck, who was appointed by former Gov. Rick Perry a year ago, has impressive experience arguing cases at the appellate level and … [Read more...]

Governor Abbott sets date for HD 139 Special Election

Governor Greg Abbott issued a proclamation announcing May 7, 2016 as the special election date to fill the House District 139 seat recently vacated by Representative Sylvester Turner. The early voting period for the special election will be held from April 25, 2016 to May 3, 2016. Click here … [Read more...]

What’s in a name? Article by Mark Pulliam

by MARK PULLIAM January 4, 2016 1:41 PM Trial lawyers make a cynical play for the Texas Supreme Court, Place 9 This is another post on the races currently underway for three seats on the Texas Supreme Court. I have previously written about the race between incumbent Justice Debra Lehrmann and … [Read more...]

Departures Shake Up the SD-24 GOP Primary Contest

By John Reynolds, Eleanor Dearman and Patrick Svitek State Rep. Susan King suspends her campaign and CJ Grisham leaves the race in order to throw his support by who he said is the only other true conservative in the … [Read more...]

WFAA: District Judge Chris Oldner expected to run for Court of Appeals seat

November 18, 2015 Tanya Eiserer, WFAA COLLIN COUNTY -- The ground is shaking under Republican Party circles in Collin County. First, Republican District Clerk Andrea Stroh Thompson announced on Facebook that she had resigned and plans to run in the March Republican primary for the seat … [Read more...]

Governor Abbott Sets Date For Special Runoff Election In HD 118

http://gov.texas.gov/news/proclamation/21643 TO ALL TO WHOM THESE PRESENTS SHALL COME: WHEREAS, A vacancy now exists in the membership of the Texas House of Representatives in District No. 118, which consists of a part of Bexar County; and WHEREAS, the results of a special election held on … [Read more...]

Steve Smith announces campaign for the Texas House

Steve Smith announces campaign for the Texas House. Klein ISD School Board President seeks Republican nomination for District 126 stevesmith126.com   … [Read more...]