Tag: lieutenant governor

Van de Putte holds rally in Oak Cliff

More than 150 supporters welcomed Democratic candidate for lieutenant governor Leticia Van de Putte to Oak Cliff on Tuesday, Oct. 28. U.S. Rep. Eddie Bernice Johnson, state Sen. Royce West and DISD school board President Miguel Solis were on stage to encourage the group to vote early and bring friends to the polls.

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History isn’t on Leppert’s side

Mayor Henry Ervay is buried in Oakland Cemetery near Fair Park. The following Dallas mayors have run for governor or senator and won: • ______________ That’s right. None. Mayor Ron Kirk (1995-2002) is actually the only...

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Wisconsin’s got bigger nuts than Texas

Rebecca Kleefisch Wisconsin is generally considered a liberal state. Milwaukee is the only city in the country that ever elected a socialist city government. Their senior senator, Russ Feingold, is one of the most liberal...

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Utah GOP taps gay man for state Senate race

Associated Press SALT LAKE CITY — The Utah Republican Party has chosen the head of the Utah Log Cabin Republicans, a gay and lesbian political organization, to run in a state Senate race. The Deseret News reported Thursday,...

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Obama to visit Dallas on Monday for fundraiser

President Barack Obama On Monday, President Barack Obama will be in Dallas to raise money for the Democratic Senatorial Campaign Committee. The Dallas County Democratic Party provided few details on the dinner other to say it...

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