2010

2010: The Return of Term Limits

Bill White at the Texas Association of Broadcasters. Austin, Texas on August 12, 2010.
Bill White at the Texas Association of Broadcasters. Austin, Texas on August 12, 2010.

Taking a page out of the Kay Bailey Hutchison handbook, Democratic gubernatorial candidate Bill White called for gubernatorial term limits today.

2010: It's a Gas, Gas, Gas

Jason Isaac, the Republican running against state Rep. Patrick Rose, D-Dripping Springs, says the incumbent is misusing his campaign accounts to cover personal transportation costs. Rose says it's a big district and points out that Isaac's campaign pays for gas, too.

TribBlog: Governor's "Race"

Gov. Rick Perry's campaign has accused Democrat Bill White of making racially charged comments at an event in Dallas. The White camp says it was Scripture-based language on leadership. So, was it racial or religious?

2010: Chet Edwards Gets NRA Nod

The Waco Democrat, in the fight of his career as he runs for re-election in the most Republican House district held by a Democrat anywhere in the country, got a big boost Monday when the National Rifle Association's Victory Fund announced it would support him over his GOP opponent, Bill Flores.

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