Politics

In Tea Party wins, a double-edged sword for Democrats

As the results of Republican primary runoffs began to roll in Tuesday evening, Texas Democrats realized they were getting exactly what they

Democratic Party Primary Runoff Results

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Cesar Blanco comes out on top for Democratic District 76 race

Cesar Blanco defeats former State Representative Norma Chavez grabbing 68-percent of the democratic vote, while Chavez secured 32-percent.

State Rep. candidates for District 76 prepare for Runoff elections

Texans are less than 24 hours away from casting their ballots in primary runoffs. Borderland residents are preparing to hit the polls.

San Elizario City Council sworn in

History was made Thursday morning as San Elizario's first ever City Council was sworn in by El Paso County Commissioner, Vince Perez. Being sworn in is just one of the many things the city has to do.

Perry: UT Regent Wallace Hall "Should Be Commended"

As a legislative committee met on Wednesday to draft articles of impeachment against University of Texas System Regent Wallace Hall, the man who appointed him to the board, Gov.

Freshly appointed City Manager Tommy Gonzalez ready to take reigns

It's official. El Paso has hired a new City Manager. Tommy Gonzalez will take the reigns as City Manager on June 23rd. City Representatives unanimously approved his hire despite two reps previous reservations. Reps.

City of El Paso claims they did not violate state open meetings law

The City Of El Paso is denying allegations they violated state law. Their defense comes hours after naming a finalist for the sun city's city manager position.

El Paso City Council Preview

El Paso City Council set to talk about a trade agreement with Barcelona, Spain; possibility of adding a 'quiet zone' to Maple Street; expected to sign a services agreement with El Paso a Electric giving them $33,442 for solar programs f

El Paso City Council Preview

El Paso City Council set to talk about a trade agreement with Barcelona, Spain; possibility of adding a 'quiet zone' to Maple Street; expected to sign a services agreement with El Paso a Electric giving them $33,442 for solar programs for commercial

Analysis: Some districts just don't vote

In his 2012 bid to oust state Sen. Wendy Davis, state Rep.

State Representative Naomi Gonzalez sentenced for DWI

Current Texas State Representative Naomi Gonzalez, who is the lame duck representative for Texas House District 76 was sentenced to fifteen days in the Travis County Jail for DWI Friday morning. Her sentence begins immediately.

Newcomer faces underdog hoping for a political comeback

EL PASO — In a modest office in east central El Paso, former state Rep.

Mayor Oscar Leeser to deliver State of the City Address

Mayor Oscar Leeser will be delivering his state of the city address Wednesday, 11:30 am at the Convention Center. In his first public speech since being elected in May, Mayor Leeser is expected to talk about economic progress.

First on CNN: Christie's interview with investigators

The first news report linking his top aides to an alleged political payback scheme to close lanes on the George Washington Bridge made Chris Christie "sick to his stomach," the New Jersey governor told investigators, according to a ne