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Statewide primary election results

Democrat Wendy Davis will face Republican Greg Abbott in the November race for the governor's seat. Incumbent David Dewhurst and challenger Dan Patrick are headed to a runoff as they seek the Republican nomination for lieutenant governor. more »

Mar 5, 2014 Vote 2014

Lt. Gov. David Dewhurst touted Texas growth and industry at the 2013 Central Texas Build Expo Aug. 21.

Joe Olivieri

Lieutenant governor lauds state growth at Build Expo in Austin

Lt. Gov. David Dewhurst touted Texas' growth during the past 10 years and discussed two state constitutional amendments that may support further growth. more »

Aug 21, 2013 Austin Metro

Sen. Patrick announces campaign for Lieutenant Governor of Texas

After serving seven years in the Texas Legislature, Sen. Dan Patrick, R–Houston, announced June 27 he intends to run for lieutenant governor of Texas in the 2014 election. more »

Jun 27, 2013 Cy-Fair

Sen. Wendy Davis, D-Fort Worth, speaks on the Senate floor June 25 during her 13-hour filibuster of an abortion bill.

Photo by Annie Drabicky

Dramatic filibuster kills abortion-limits bill, ends first special session

The eyes of the world were on the Texas Senate on June 25 when Sen. Wendy Davis, D-Fort Worth, staged a dramatic protest to a bill that would have created some of the strongest abortion limits in the nation. more »

Jun 26, 2013 At the Capitol (3 Comments)