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2012 Democratic Primary

Friday, July 27th, 2012

Election started as a sprint but ends as a slog

The elections that were supposed to come and go in March (the primary) and May (the runoff) — elections delayed by redistricting litigation and stretched out by new federal laws that add days to the stretch between the first and second rounds — are coming to an end on Tuesday.

Thursday, October 20th, 2011

Updated: Castro, Doggett duke it out in YouTube duel

Responding to a story that broke last week in the San Marcos Mercury, State. Rep. Joaquin Castro says the veteran congressman is “so worried about losing his job that he’s spreading conspiracy theory rumors about me working...