Trump seeks out loyal donors in West Texas

By ELLEN KNICKMEYER and JONATHAN LEMIRE Associated Press ODESSA, Texas (AP) — President Donald Trump's visit to a U.S. fracking hub on the West Texas...

Nearly 1 million people voted in Tuesday’s Democratic runoff

By Matthew Watkins, Texas Tribune Voter turnout under 6% may not seem like an achievement for democracy, but it made Texas Democrats optimistic Wednesday as...

Biden’s Texas ad signals opportunity in GOP stronghold

By STEVE PEOPLES AP National Political Writer Joe Biden targeted Texas with a modest advertising investment that raised new questions about President Donald Trump's vulnerability...

Democrat MJ Hegar wins Senate nomination in Texas

By PAUL J. WEBER Associated Press AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — Texas' MJ Hegar won the Democratic nomination for U.S. Senate in a primary runoff Tuesday...

Garza defeats Omar Lucio; Ex-district clerk secures 57% of vote

Former Cameron County district clerk Eric Garza unseated 19-year incumbent Sheriff Omar Lucio in the primary runoff election to secure the nomination on the...

Lucio defeats Barrera in District 27 race; Faces Republican challenger in November

State Sen. Eddie Lucio Jr. managed to fend off challenger Sara Stapleton Barrera during Tuesday’s Democratic primary runoff election for the Senate District 27,...

Gabby Garcia defeats Helen Delgadillo for 138th District Court

Gabriela "Gabby" Garcia defeated Helen Delgadillo for the 138th State District Court Judge on Tuesday with a difference of more than 2,900 votes, unofficial results show. Garcia...

Candidates, campaigners face hot weather on Election Day

The primary runoff elections in Brownsville began at 7 a.m. sharp under the hot Tuesday morning sun. Candidates and their supporters gathered at local...

Final unofficial runoff election returns

These are the final unofficial election returns. Democratic Party Runoff State Senator, Dist. 27 Sara Stapleton Barrera - 13,275 Eddie Lucio Jr. - 15,530 138th state District Judge Gabriela "Gabby"...

Texas heads to polls for Senate runoff as virus rages

By PAUL J. WEBER Associated Press AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — As Texas struggles to contain a raging coronavirus outbreak, voters on Tuesday were heading out...

Texas GOP votes to move convention online after court losses

By NOMAAN MERCHANT and PAUL J. WEBER Associated Press HOUSTON (AP) — The Republican Party of Texas changed course Monday night and accepted a virtual...

Election Day finally arrives; Administrator urges voters to vote early

The primary runoff elections are here and voters are set to elect candidates in the races for Cameron County sheriff, the 138 th state District Court,...

Supreme Court rejects Texas GOP bid for in-person convention

By Chuck Lindell and Jonathan Tilove, Austin American-Statesman AUSTIN, Texas - The Texas Supreme Court on Monday rejected two appeals that sought to resurrect the state...

Court refuses to order Houston to host Texas GOP gathering

By NOMAAN MERCHANT Associated Press HOUSTON (AP) — The Texas Supreme Court on Monday upheld Houston's refusal to allow the state Republican convention to hold...

What’s Trump endorsement worth? Texas House, Alabama Senate runoffs will tell

By Bridget Bowman CQ-Roll Call WASHINGTON — Loyalty to President Donald Trump has defined Republican primaries since 2016. So when he chooses sides in intraparty...

Early voting locations

The following is a list of early voting locations for the Democratic and Republican July 14 Primary Runoff Elections: >>Cameron County Courthouse Judicial Complex Main...

Trump holds narrow lead over Biden in Texas, UT poll finds

By Ross Ramsey, Texas Tribune President Donald Trump would beat former Vice President Joe Biden in Texas by 4 percentage points if the election were...

Doctors urge GOP to halt Texas convention as virus surges

By PAUL J. WEBER Associated Press AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — As the Texas GOP presses ahead with plans for a July convention amid a surge...

Early voting continues in primary runoff elections

Voter turnout results are in from the first day of early voting in the July 14 primary runoff elections. According to totals compiled by...

Face shields, gloves, wipes: Texas votes as virus rages

By PAUL J. WEBER and JAKE BLEIBERG Associated Press PLANO, Texas (AP) — As coronavirus cases skyrocket in Texas, Regina Greenwell showed up to vote...

Voting Underway: Voters cast ballots in primary runoff elections

Early voting for the July 14 primary runoff elections began Monday morning across Cameron County. Various poll locations in Brownsville were open, fully staffed,...

Safe Voting: County following CDC guidelines for runoff election

The Cameron County Department of Elections and Voter Registration is doing everything it can to make voting as safe as possible during the upcoming...

Early voting begins in runoff; Local, state seats on ballot

Early voting begins today for the Democratic and Republican runoff elections. The runoff election had originally been scheduled for May 26, but was pushed back...

Early voting begins in runoff; Local, state seats on ballot

Early voting begins today for the Democratic and Republican runoff elections. The runoff election had originally been scheduled for May 26, but was pushed back...

Early voting locations in Cameron County

The following is a list of early voting locations for the Democratic and Republican July 14 Primary Runoff Elections: >>Cameron County Courthouse Judicial Complex Main...

Polls suggest Biden has a shot at winning Texas

By Abby Livingston and Alex Samuels, Texas Tribune No matter how frequently it happens, it’s always a bit startling. Ever since February 2019, polls have been...

Pence to visit Texas for ‘Freedom’ event at megachurch

DALLAS (AP) — Vice President Mike Pence will visit Texas later this month for a "Celebrate Freedom" event at a Dallas megachurch, officials said...

Texas Democrats ask US Supreme Court to expand mail voting

By James Barragan The Dallas Morning News AUSTIN, Texas — The Texas Democratic Party on Tuesday asked the U.S. Supreme Court to expand mail voting...

Monday is your deadline to register to vote in the Texas primary runoff

By Bobby Blanchard, The Texas Tribune Texans who want to vote in the upcoming Texas primary runoff election have until Monday, to register. Texas Gov. Greg Abbott...

Trump says he’ll pursue police use-of-force standard

By DARLENE SUPERVILLE and AAMER MADHANI Associated Press DALLAS (AP) — President Donald Trump said Thursday he would pursue an executive order to encourage police...