Majority Of Millennials Turn On Obama, Favor a GOP-Led Congress

October 29, 2014 http://abcnews.go.com/Politics/majority-millennials-turn-obama-favor-gop-led-congress/story?id=26553815 Many Democrats who are fighting to win re-election next week were swept into office with President Obama in 2008, with the help of millennial voters. Now, more than half … [Read more...]

Survey of Young Americans’ Attitudes toward Politics and Public Service

Survey: Harvard Fall Poll 2014 Survey of Young Americans’ Attitudes toward Politics and Public Service 26th Edition: September 26 – October 9, 2014 N=2,029 18-29 Year Olds in English and Spanish (with GfK KnowledgePaneli) Margin of Error for entire sample: +/- 2.6% at the 95% level 1. … [Read more...]

Harvard poll: Millennial voters get their swing back

October 29, 2014 http://www.usatoday.com/story/news/politics/2014/10/29/harvard-millennial-survey/18111725/ WASHINGTON — Young voters were once one of the pillars of President Obama's coalition, but the latest national survey of Millennials shows that young voters have soured on the president, … [Read more...]

Gov. Perry Appoints King as Judge of 26th Judicial District Court

October 27, 2014 (http://governor.state.tx.us/news/appointment/20278/) Gov. Rick Perry has appointed Donna King of Leander as judge of the 26th Judicial District Court in Williamson County for a term to expire at the 2016 general election. King is an attorney in private practice, associate … [Read more...]

Gov. Perry Appoints Jaramillo as Judge of 400th Judicial District Court

October 22, 2014 (http://governor.state.tx.us/news/appointment/20268/) Gov. Rick Perry has appointed Maggie Jaramillo of Richmond as judge of the 400th Judicial District Court in Fort Bend County for a term to expire at the 2016 general election. Jaramillo is an attorney in private practice … [Read more...]

TCJL PAC Endorses Judge Wesley Ward for 234th District Court in Harris County

October 14, 2014 (Austin)--The Texas Civil Justice League Political Action Committee (TCJL PAC) today endorsed Judge Wesley Ward for election to the 234th District Court of Harris County. “We are proud to endorse Judge Ward for election to the 234th District Court,” said John Fainter, … [Read more...]

Gov. Perry Appoints Hughes as Justice of the 8th Court of Appeals

October 10, 2014 (http://governor.state.tx.us/news/appointment/20214/) Gov. Rick Perry has appointed Steve Hughes of El Paso as justice of the 8th Court of Appeals for a term to expire at the 2016 general election. Hughes is an attorney and shareholder for Mounce, Green, Myers, Safi, Paxson … [Read more...]

Statesman Endorses Jeff Rose for 3rd Court Chief Justice

October 7, 2014 (http://www.statesman.com/news/news/opinion/richardson-for-court-of-criminal-appeals-rose-for-/nhdPs/) Texas has two supreme courts. There’s the one we know as the Texas Supreme Court, the final arbiter of state civil cases. Then there is the lesser-known, given the absence of … [Read more...]

Texas Civil Justice League PAC Endorses Glenn Hegar for Comptroller

For Immediate Distribution: News Release October 3, 2014 Contact: David White, 936-332-1380 Texas Civil Justice League PAC Endorses Glenn Hegar for Comptroller Austin – The Glenn Hegar Campaign announced today that the Texas Civil Justice League PAC (TCJL PAC) has endorsed Glenn Hegar in the … [Read more...]

TCJL PAC endorses Judge Jaime Tijerina for election to the 92nd District Court

October 1, 2014 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact:  Carol Sims  (512) 320-0474 October 1, 2014 (Austin)--The Texas Civil Justice League Political Action Committee (TCJL PAC) today endorsed Judge Jaime Tijerina for election to the 92nd District Court of Hidalgo County. “We are proud to … [Read more...]