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UPDATED– Early voting reactions: Hawk watch party

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UPDATE 11:32 p.m. The crowd began to thin out after Hawk declared victory around 11 p.m., but the enthusiasm reached a new height. Cheryl McWithey, Hawk’s sister-in-law, summed up the crowd’s sentiments: “I’m very excited!” The crowd continued to rumble with e... More »

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UPDATED: Positive attitudes in Fort Worth

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UPDATE: 8:17 p.m. FORT WORTH– As early election results come in, supporters of Wendy Davis in Fort Worth are still remaining positive. Kelly Bogart, who has worked on the Davis campaign for the last couple of months, said she’s very confident that Davis is goi... More »

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Voters flock to polls around SMU

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The rain couldn’t keep away voters at several polling places near the SMU campus today. There was a big turnout at Christ Lutheran Church on Lovers Lane. One of the voters was Robert Fisher, who believes Greg Abbott, the Republican candidate for Texas governor... More »

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Abbott watch party is warming up in Austin

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AUSTIN – Attorney General Greg Abbott’s press secretary Avdeil Huerta summed up the mood at Abbott’s watch party, even before guests have arrived: excitement. “We’re expecting over 2000 people here at the Moody Theater,” said Huerta. “Greg Abbott has been camp... More »

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Voters visiting polls despite rain

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It’s Election Day across Texas, and voters are coming out to show their support of their favorite candidates. Thousands of people throughout Dallas-Fort Worth will be voting, although today’s rainy conditions could make that difficult for some. At Ben Milam El... More »

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SMU’s best political minds give election predictions

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Three of Southern Methodist University’s top political minds gave their election predictions Thursday at a Faculty Club luncheon entitled, “Election Day and Beyond: Blue Skies or Storm Clouds.” Dedman College Professor of Political Science Cal Jillson, Dedman ... More »