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Texas 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 ...

Dewhurst Loses Runoff In Texas Lieutenant Governor's Race

AP/The Huffington Post | Posted 05.27.2014 | Politics

Texas Lieutenant Governor David Dewhurst lost Tuesday's runoff primary to state Sen. Dan Patrick, the Associated Press reports. Tuesday's election ...

Patrick Wins Runoff For GOP Lieutenant Governor Nomination

AP/The Huffington Post | Posted 05.27.2014 | Politics

State Sen. Dan Patrick has won the Republican runoff primary for Texas lieutenant governor, the Associated Press reports. The tea party-backed Patr...

Dan Patrick Wins Texas Runoff Election

AP/The Huffington Post | Posted 05.28.2014 | Politics

Texas Lieutenant Governor David Dewhurst (R) has lost his runoff primary, the Associated Press reports. Dewhurst, who has held the post since 2003,...

Runoff Could Be End Of The Road For Key Texas Republican

AP | PAUL J. WEBER | Posted 05.27.2014 | Politics

AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — Republican Lt. Gov. David Dewhurst has been one of the most powerful figures in Texas since 2002, but he could be ousted Tuesda...

GOP Lieutenant Gov Candidates To Face Runoff

The Huffington Post | Posted 03.05.2014 | Politics

The top two Republican candidates for Texas lieutenant governor will face a runoff election, the Associated Press reports. Incumbent David Dewhurst...

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-GOP Feud Could Spell Trouble For Rick Perry

USA Today | Catalina Carnia | Posted 09.29.2012 | Politics

If Ted Cruz does score an upset over David Dewhurst in tomorrow's Senate Republican runoff in Texas, a new poll shows it could be viewed as a"deep rep...

Palin, Other Tea Party Favorites Make Major Push In Tight Race

AP | WILL WEISSERT | Posted 09.24.2012 | Politics

AUSTIN, Texas — Tea party superstars from across the country are converging on Texas in hopes of helping grassroots darling and U.S. Senate hope...

Jason Linkins

Late Returns: Ted Cruz Still Cruising For Texas Senate Upset

HuffingtonPost.com | Jason Linkins | Posted 05.31.2012 | Politics

Last night, Ted Cruz, who is vying for the Republican nomination in the Senate race to determine who will take over Kay Bailey Hutchison's seat, compl...

Republican Senate Battle Headed To Runoff

AP | Posted 05.30.2012 | Politics

AUSTIN, Texas -- Texas Lt. Gov. David Dewhurst and tea-party backed former state Solicitor General Ted Cruz are heading to a runoff in the state's Rep...