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Texans Take To The Polls In First Post-Trump Primary
07 March 2018, 12:02 | Christie Tate
Ballot time! It's primary election day in Texas
The one where a longtime Republican state legislator is apparently now not Republican enough: State Rep. Sarah Davis is a moderate Republican of the fiscally conservative, socially liberal variety, and her constituents in and around the West University area that comprises State District 134 have elected her to the state legislature four times already, which implies that they like the job she has done. A recent CNN analysis revealed US Senate challenger Beto O'Rourke, a Democrat, has a better chance than anticipated at unseating Ted Cruz.
O'Rourke is one of the strongest Democratic candidates to run for statewide office in Texas since my former boss and mentor Lloyd Bentsen served brilliantly in the Senate and as secretary of the Treasury.
For the first time in more than 25 years, Democrats were contesting each of Texas' 36 USA congressional districts, the party said.
Voters will be required to produce identification to cast their ballots. Just over 15,000 Democrats voted early this primary season compared to only about 4,000 in 2014.
Readers with internet access who want to see which candidates won, which got sent to runoffs in May and what the vote count was for candidates in key races can look at the Bulletin's website, www. "That's a good thing for November". Now he's a central figure in midterm primaries. One candidate used the existing border fence as the backdrop of a late-January ad in which he declared he was running for Congress to stop the president from "destroying the American dream".
The Democratic Congressional Campaign Committee is coming under fire from its own party member after attacking a fellow Democrat congressional candidate in Texas. Aims tough (Wall, wielding a rifle). "Great hair (Trump). Greater hair (Wall)".
NBC News also suggested four seats in US congressional races in Texas are up for grabs including District 32 in North Dallas, now held by Rep. Pete Sessions.
Democratic early voting across Texas' most-populous counties was more than double that of the last non-presidential cycle in 2014.
Race Overview: Seven Democrats; Republican incumbent Rep. Pete Sessions has held the seat since 2003. Moser, who has the backing of Our Revolution, Sen.
Wenger calls for composure following City battering
"We needed at least to come in level at half-time but City took advantage of our lack of confidence". "We were clinical. We try our best in every game. "We don't think too much", replied Pep Guardiola when the scenario was put to him.
Moser, a political activist and former journalist, is married to Arun Chaudhary, the creative director of the Bernie Sanders 2016 campaign for presidency.
The DCCC's maneuvers - the very embodiment of "the establishment" that many voters hate - may have had the opposite of the intended effect and could end up propelling Moser into the May runoff.
MA also could send its first Latina to Congress in the race to replace Rep. Nicki Tsongas, a Democrat in the state's Congressional District 3 race.
Democrats need to flip 24 GOP-seats to reclaim a majority in the U.S. House.
The crowded field means that a runoff is likely unavoidable. Will Hurd in the 23rd House District between Iraq War veteran Gina Ortiz Jones, former federal prosecutor Jay Hulings and former Agriculture Department official Judy Canales.
And even though the Republicans numbers were also up from the midterm primaries four years ago, they still lagged the Democrats in the urban counties, and Democrats appeared to be closing the gap in the GOP-friendly large suburban counties. The senator also is using his stature with endorsements in several of the 21 contested Republican House primaries. "He's the subcommittee chair here that controls the money that flows to the Department of Justice".
Eighteen Republicans are pursuing the opportunity to replace him as Republican nominee for the post when it comes up for election in November. Paddie is seeking his fourth term in the house.
In other statewide offices, Abbott and Lt. Gov. Dan Patrick face only token opposition and are expected to cruise to the GOP nomination. Even Attorney General Ken Paxton, who has been indicted on felony securities fraud charges, remains favored for re-election.
BJP form People's Democratic Alliance in Nagaland
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Will Trump's tariffs help or hurt American jobs?
She said if the U.S. applied new tariffs to European steel, the EU would take the issue to the World Trade Organization ( WTO ). Speaking on CNN's " State of the Union ", Navarro says: "At this point in time there's no country exclusions".
Can Dalby's Margot Robbie Take Home an Oscar?
The Oscar-winner turned her speech into a moment of feminist solidarity, beseeching all the evening's female nominees to stand up. When Janney arrived backstage to an interview room to talk with reporters, she promptly removed her shoes.
Arsene Wenger 'will not quit as Arsenal manager'
However, Arsenal failed to fight back after the break as they slumped to their fourth straight defeat in all competitions. Lewis Dunk put Brighton ahead when he hooked the ball home from a corner after it dropped to him inside the six-yard box.
Tottenham vs Juventus how and where to watch
The perception on Spurs against the two-time European runners up has shifted from plucky underdogs to outright favorites. Tottenham's last defeat came against Premier League champions-elect Manchester City back in December 2017.
Saquon Barkley posts time of 4.40 seconds in 40-yard dash
According to a report today in the Oklahoma City Oklahoman , Brown ran the 40-yard dash in an unofficial time of 5.85 seconds . Since 2000, there have only been three running backs weighing over 230 pounds to run faster than Barkley at the combine.