Tribpedia: 2012 Elections

In the election cycles that follow political redistricting — including the one in 2012 — everybody in the state's congressional delegation and the Legislature and on the State Board of Education is on the ballot. Some incumbents find themselves in new districts or paired with other incumbents. Turnover of the voluntary and involuntary kinds is high after new maps are ...

The Lubbock County Democratic Party says signs proclaiming support for Barack Obama have been defaced. Party officials say this sign was shot full of holes, possibly from a paintball gun.
The Lubbock County Democratic Party says signs proclaiming support for Barack Obama have been defaced. Party officials say this sign was shot full of holes, possibly from a paintball gun.

Slurs, Fists Fly Over Obama Signs in Lubbock

The Texas Democratic Party in Lubbock County has released a video showing several young men in an altercation with one of its volunteers and yelling racially derogatory remarks at the volunteer, who was looking out for vandals targeting signs for President Obama.