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07/10/18

Race to Raise: Leman vs. Wolfskill

Runoff elections in Texas primaries are notoriously long. From the time the initial March primaries are over and a crowded…

07/03/18

Race to Raise: Cole vs. Vela

State Representative Dawnna Dukes had served in the Texas Legislature for 24 years. But after a serious car accident in…

06/21/18

Race to Raise: Allison vs. Beebe

With the retirement of Texas House Speaker Joe Straus, the race to replace him quickly soared to the forefront of…

06/10/18

Race to Raise: Dominguez vs. Oliveira

The race for Texas House District 37, historically a reliable seat for Democrats, was arguably the most interesting upset in…

06/05/18

Race to Raise: Buckley vs. Cosper

During the March primary, the race to represent House District 54 in the Texas legislature featured the only incumbent Republican…

05/22/18

Race to Raise: Strange vs. Pearce et. al

Amid the departure of eight Texas congressmen, the reshuffling in Texas politics left an open state house seat in Central…

05/20/18

Race to Raise: Huddleston vs. Beyea vs. King

Three-term incumbent State Representative Ken King narrowly avoided a runoff for the Republican primary by a mere 186 votes. The…

05/14/18

Race to Raise: Largent vs. Lang

To understand the dynamics at play in the Largent vs. Lang race for House District 60, think back for a…

Race to Raise: Garza vs. Guillen

The race for House District 31 was one of the few contested Democrat primaries in the Texas House during the…

05/07/18

Race to Raise: Carter vs. Reynolds

Historically, Texas has had its fair share of wheeling and dealing public officials. The list of those who have used…