Election http://ketr.org en Campaigns contend with vitriol on social media http://ketr.org/post/campaigns-contend-vitriol-social-media <p>The Texas gubernatorial candidates’ Facebook pages and Twitter feeds are prime opportunities for the hopefuls to take their messages directly to supporters and other interested parties, allowing them to showcase their latest announcements and provide forums for comments and feedback.</p> Wed, 19 Mar 2014 15:44:58 +0000 Alana Rocha - The Texas Tribune 50884 at http://ketr.org Campaigns contend with vitriol on social media For Tea Party targets, enthusiasm no match for funds http://ketr.org/post/tea-party-targets-enthusiasm-no-match-funds <p>As the Republican primary results poured in Tuesday evening, a general rule of thumb emerged in races featuring Tea Party insurgents challenging Republican incumbents: Money matters.</p> Wed, 05 Mar 2014 22:24:01 +0000 Aman Batheja - The Texas Tribune 50260 at http://ketr.org For Tea Party targets, enthusiasm no match for funds GOP primary: Van Zandt Co. ballot http://ketr.org/post/gop-primary-van-zandt-co-ballot-0 <p><strong>Regional and county offices</strong></p> Wed, 26 Feb 2014 22:35:42 +0000 Jennise Streaty 49990 at http://ketr.org GOP primary: Van Zandt Co. ballot GOP primary: Rockwall Co. ballot http://ketr.org/post/gop-primary-rockwall-co-ballot <p><strong>Regional and county offices</strong></p> Wed, 26 Feb 2014 22:08:18 +0000 Jennise Streaty 49986 at http://ketr.org GOP primary: Rockwall Co. ballot Abbott brings Perry into the fold on campaign trail http://ketr.org/post/abbott-brings-perry-fold-campaign-trail <p>Though Attorney General <a href="http://www.texastribune.org/directory/greg-abbott/">Greg Abbott </a>is working hard to become Gov.<a href="http://www.texastribune.org/directory/rick-perry/"> </a><a href="http://www.texastribune.org/directory/greg-abbott/">Rick Perry</a>’s successor, Texans haven’t seen much of the two Republicans together on the campaign trail.</p> Wed, 12 Feb 2014 21:22:44 +0000 Alexa Ura - The Texas Tribune 49369 at http://ketr.org Abbott brings Perry into the fold on campaign trail GOP candidates square off in Greenville http://ketr.org/post/gop-candidates-square-greenville <p>An overflow crowd of potential voters was in attendance in downtown Greenville Monday night, to hear from many of the candidates seeking Republican Party nominations during the March 4 primary elections.</p> Wed, 12 Feb 2014 15:35:33 +0000 Brad Kellar 49354 at http://ketr.org GOP candidates square off in Greenville Republicans worried about March, but not November http://ketr.org/post/republicans-worried-about-march-not-november <p>The Republican candidates for lieutenant governor do not seem worried about Democratic challengers and independent voters, or particularly concerned about whether their public conversations and debates fuel the Democrats’ election-year motif of a war on women.</p><p>If they were, they would not be talking like this. You would not have seen what you saw during the debate early this week as they all raced to the conservative end of the pool, hoping to win the hearts of the Republican voters they will face in the primary election in March.</p> Sat, 01 Feb 2014 14:00:00 +0000 Ross Ramsey - The Texas Tribune 48853 at http://ketr.org Republicans worried about March, but not November YMCA question tops Greenville ballot http://ketr.org/post/ymca-question-tops-greenville-ballot <p>The fate of the proposed YMCA and one city council race top the ballot for Greenville voters in the May 11 election. Fri, 10 May 2013 15:59:43 +0000 Brad Kellar & Mark Haslett 36970 at http://ketr.org YMCA question tops Greenville ballot General Election-A Specific Importance for Hunt County http://ketr.org/post/general-election-specific-importance-hunt-county <p>Voters served by two area school districts and citizens of one Hunt County city will also be voting during the November 6<sup>th</sup> General election.</p><p> Mon, 03 Sep 2012 16:00:00 +0000 Brad Kellar 26466 at http://ketr.org General Election-A Specific Importance for Hunt County Early Voting Begins Wednesday for Lone Oak ISD Tax Hike http://ketr.org/post/early-voting-begins-wednesday-lone-oak-isd-tax-hike <p>LONE OAK - The school district is seeking a 13 cent increase to its property tax rate, resulting in an election September 15. Tue, 28 Aug 2012 13:05:55 +0000 Brad Kellar 26180 at http://ketr.org Early Voting Begins Wednesday for Lone Oak ISD Tax Hike