Nacogdoches Mayor Jimmy Mize is ending his first week with the title. Before taking office, the unopposed candidate visited legislators in Austin. This week he stuck closer to home. Mayor Jimmy Mize knows all about the many generations which kept the Nacogdoches-Lufkin rival alive,
Senator John Cornyn has released a statement explaining his stance on Wednesday’s planned certification of state’s election results and why he does not plan to object to the certification of the results.
In the wake of a Newsmax interview in which he said a federal judge’s decision to reject his lawsuit against the vice president appeared to leave people upset about the election with no recourse but rioting in the streets, U.S. Rep. Louie Gohmert said he was not advocating for violence.
But 2020 proved another disappointment for the state’s minority party as Republicans remained dominant in Texas, appearing poised to maintain victories in all statewide offices and both chambers of the Legislature.
A requirement that Texans wear face masks when casting ballots during the pandemic lasted less than a day after a federal appeals court halted an order that would have compelled voters to don the coverings.
It's the last weekend you can vote early in Texas and across the state, turnout has been high with many choosing not to chance waiting in long lines on election day. But depending on where you voted, turnout was a bit of a surprise today. No lines at the Gregg county courthouse in Longview.
Here are the races you’ll see on your ballot, either in early voting or on election day. East Texas (KLTV/KTRE) - Here are the races you’ll see on your ballot, either in early voting or on election day.