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Texas Senate Runoff

Dem Wins Runoff To Challenge John Cornyn

The Huffington Post | Posted 05.27.2014 | Politics

Dallas-based dentist David Alameel has won the Democratic primary for Texas' Senate seat, the Associated Press reports. Alameel and rival Kesha Rog...

Controversial Democrat Loses Primary

The Huffington Post | Posted 05.28.2014 | Politics

Kesha Rogers, a follower of the controversial Lyndon LaRouche movement, has lost the Democratic primary runoff in Texas' Senate race, the Associated P...

Alameel Wins Texas Senate Runoff

The Huffington Post | Posted 05.27.2014 | Politics

David Alameel has won the Democratic primary runoff in Texas' Senate race, the Associated Press reports. Alameel, a Dallas-based dentist, defeated ...

Super PACs help tea party candidate win Senate runoff in Texas

The Center for Public Integrity | Posted 10.01.2012 | Politics
The Center for Public Integrity

By Alexandra Duszak and Reity O'BrieniWatch NewsIn a Texas-sized spending battle that attracted more than $14 million in outside money, Ted Cruz ups...

Tea Partier Bests GOP Rival In Texas Runoff

AP | WILL WEISSERT | Posted 09.30.2012 | Politics

AUSTIN, Texas — Tea party darling Ted Cruz convincingly defeated the Republican establishment favorite, Lt. Gov. David Dewhurst, in Texas' runof...

Texas Tea Party Candidate Looks To Shock His Own Party

Posted 09.30.2012 | Politics

By WILL WEISSERT, The ASSOCIATED PRESS SAN ANTONIO -- The question for voters in Tuesday's Texas runoff isn't whether a Republican will likely succ...

Tea Party Candidate Prepares For Final Showdown Against GOP Foe

AP | WILL WEISSERT | Posted 09.29.2012 | Politics

SAN ANTONIO — The two Republicans vying for the U.S. Senate nomination in Texas spent the final hours of their white-hot runoff race rallying th...

GOP Candidate Hopes To Fend Off Palin Push In Tea Party War

AP | WILL WEISSERT | Posted 09.25.2012 | Politics

AUSTIN, Texas — As tea party superstars smelling an upset close ranks around conservative insurgent candidate Ted Cruz, traditional Republican f...

Senate Candidate Banks On Tea Party Passion

AP | WILL WEISSERT | Posted 09.09.2012 | Politics

AUSTIN, Texas — Ted Cruz has grown accustomed to having his campaign speech interrupted by whoops and hollering, shrieks of "Go Ted!" and even a...