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MJ Hegar defeats Royce West in Democratic primary runoff to face Texas Sen. John Cornyn

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Bowing to reality, Texas GOP switches to virtual convention

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In the name of science, 314 Action labels Mike Siegel a loser

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First Reading: In the name of science, 314 Action labels Mike Siegel a loser

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Hegar launches air war; West looks to digital targeting

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Waving aside Mayor Turner’s concerns, Texas GOP is heading to Houston

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Houston mayor calls on GOP to cancel convention, but neither he nor Abbott plan to stop it

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Mayor Turner calls on GOP to cancel Houston convention, but neither he nor Abbott plan to stop it

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West seeks to overtake Hegar in changed racial terrain

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Patrick: In-person GOP convention in Houston may be bad idea but he’ll be there

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Texas GOP moves forward with in-person state convention in Houston

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Texas GOP votes to move forward with in-person state convention in Houston

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Hegar has more money than West but he has Castro

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If Texas Republicans don’t cancel Houston convention, will Abbott do it for them?

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Quiet Democratic Senate runoff blows up at Hegar-West debate

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Pandemic delayed elections include choice to take on John Cornyn, succeed Kirk Watson

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Early voting begins in what could be surprisingly high-turnout pandemic runoff

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Abbott endorses Berry, Austin police officer, for Travis House seat

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Trump in Texas for church conversation and fundraiser

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Biden looks to Texas in speech before virtual Democratic convention

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