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State leaders again want to review how Texas elects judges. Will they end partisan judicial elections?

After an election that swept scores of Republican judges out of office, Gov. Greg Abbott is eyeing judicial selection reform. Advocates hope that the perennial issue may finally draw some attention.

The Texas Supreme Court on Jan. 23, 2019.

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