Bob Deuell http://ketr.org en Hall undecided on Marvin Nichols proposal http://ketr.org/post/hall-undecided-marvin-nichols-proposal <p>Van Zandt county retired businessman Bob Hall rode a wave of Tea Party support to defeat longtime state Senator Bob Deuell in a Republican Party primary runoff last month. Having won the GOP nomination, Hall is considered a safe bet to win the general election in November.&nbsp;</p> Mon, 09 Jun 2014 12:00:00 +0000 Mark Haslett 54655 at http://ketr.org Hall undecided on Marvin Nichols proposal Southern counties oust Deuell http://ketr.org/post/southern-counties-oust-deuell <p>Last night, State Sen. Bob Deuell&nbsp;experienced a demi-version&nbsp;of what Mitt Romney endured in 2012. He won most of the geographic territory, but not the most votes.</p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Bob Hall, the retired businessman who defeated incumbent </span>Deuell<span style="line-height: 1.5;"> in the race to be the Republican nominee for the Texas Senate District 2 seat, did so by a whisker-thin margin. Hall collected 18,230 votes to 17,930 for </span>Deuell<span style="line-height: 1.5;">.</span></p> Wed, 28 May 2014 19:27:32 +0000 Mark Haslett 54175 at http://ketr.org Southern counties oust Deuell Radio-ad scuffle latest in pro-life rift http://ketr.org/post/radio-ad-scuffle-latest-pro-life-rift <p>The battle for Texas Senate District 2 has turned a little chippy in its closing weeks. The most recent nastiness concerned a radio ad targeting incumbent Bob Deuell. The ad was the latest joust in an ongoing schism within the pro-life movement in Texas.</p> Tue, 27 May 2014 02:08:15 +0000 Mark Haslett 54080 at http://ketr.org Radio-ad scuffle latest in pro-life rift Hall defends against court-document claims http://ketr.org/post/hall-defends-against-court-document-claims <p>In many of the Republican primary runoff elections this year in Texas, the campaigns have turned negative, with personal attacks on the character of candidates mixing in with debate on the issues.</p> Mon, 26 May 2014 22:22:08 +0000 Mark Haslett 54078 at http://ketr.org Hall defends against court-document claims A rundown of the runoffs on the May 27 ballot http://ketr.org/post/rundown-runoffs-may-27-ballot <p>Primary day may be over, but several primary races are far from settled.&nbsp;</p> Wed, 05 Mar 2014 21:03:09 +0000 Jim Malewitz & Neena Satija & Julián Aguilar & Morgan Smith & Edgar Walters & Alexa Ura - The Texas Tribune 50250 at http://ketr.org A rundown of the runoffs on the May 27 ballot Ratcliffe forces runoff as incumbents struggle http://ketr.org/post/ratcliffe-forces-runoff-incumbents-struggle <p>It was a rough night for Republican incumbents in Northeast Texas. Some must dust themselves off and scrap again in a May 27 runoff election. And a couple lost outright.</p><p>Ralph Hall, who has represented Northeast Texas in Congress since 1980, will face challenger John Ratcliffe in a runoff. Ratcliffe, a former U.S. attorney during the George W. Bush administration, didn’t get too close to Hall in vote totals, but Hall’s failure to win a majority of ballots cast ensures a runoff.</p> Wed, 05 Mar 2014 04:47:20 +0000 Mark Haslett 50226 at http://ketr.org Ratcliffe forces runoff as incumbents struggle Deuell cool on Marvin Nichols Reservoir proposal http://ketr.org/post/deuell-cool-marvin-nichols-reservoir-proposal <p>The Texas Water Development Board divides the state into 16 regions for the purposes of water planning. The Northeast Texas planning group (Region D) and the North Texas planning group (Region C) disagree on one huge question - the proposed Marvin Nichols Reservoir. State Senator Bob Deuell (R-Greenville), whose district overlaps both regions, favors alternatives to Marvin Nichols Reservoir.</p><p></p> Mon, 17 Feb 2014 12:56:37 +0000 Mark Haslett 49560 at http://ketr.org Deuell cool on Marvin Nichols Reservoir proposal Deuell favors creation of new water fund http://ketr.org/post/deuell-favors-creation-new-water-fund-1 <p>Texas Rep. Bob Deuell supports the ballot initiative that would create a new fund to pay for water infrastructure development in Texas.</p><p></p> Mon, 30 Sep 2013 13:00:07 +0000 Mark Haslett 43558 at http://ketr.org Deuell favors creation of new water fund Deuell, Flynn to Address Greenville Breakfast http://ketr.org/post/deuell-flynn-address-greenville-breakfast <p>Texas lawmakers will appear before local business and government leaders later this month to provide a preview of the 2013 state legislative session. Wed, 03 Oct 2012 15:03:00 +0000 Brad Kellar 27810 at http://ketr.org Deuell, Flynn to Address Greenville Breakfast Deuell unopposed due to Hall's clerical error http://ketr.org/post/deuell-unopposed-due-halls-clerical-error <p>AUSTIN - There&rsquo;s also been a shakeup in the race for the district two seat for State Senate, as Incumbent Senator Bob Deuell of Greenville is the only candidate on the May 29 ballot. Mon, 12 Mar 2012 13:56:11 +0000 Brad Kellar 17875 at http://ketr.org Deuell unopposed due to Hall's clerical error