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Fights for state education board heat up

| |Saturday, Apr. 05, 2014

Two North Texas seats to the State Board of Education are in the May 27 runoff

2014 Primary Runoff Voters Guide

Tuesday, Apr. 01, 2014

Two dozen candidates will be back on the ballot in Tarrant County on May 27.

PACs mobilize for, against $663 million Arlington school district bond

| |Monday, Mar. 31, 2014

With elections a little over a month away, two political action committees are working to inform voters on the benefits and burdens of the largest school bond proposal in Tarrant County history.

New judge appointed to hear Burnam election challenge

| |Saturday, Mar. 29, 2014

State District Judge Robert McFarling of Denton will hear the evidence in the case.

Burnam challenges loss in Democratic primary

| |Monday, Mar. 24, 2014

State Rep. Lon Burnam of Fort Worth files suit seeking a review of whether mail-in ballots were cast illegally.

Arlington maintenance sales tax up for renewal

| |Monday, Mar. 24, 2014

The quarter-cent sales tax has generated more than $123.6 million in revenue since it was first approved in 2002, city officials say.

Texas Supreme Court denies appeal to call Tarrant water district election

| |Friday, Mar. 21, 2014

While the Texas Supreme Court refused to call an election, a similar federal lawsuit has been appealed to the U.S. 5th Circuit Court.

Ted Cruz stands in support of Konni Burton

| |Thursday, Mar. 20, 2014

Cruz said Konni Burton is the candidate needed to replace Wendy Davis in the Texas Senate

Two women vie for Place 7 Arlington school board seat

| |Monday, Mar. 17, 2014

Grand Prairie resident Kecia Mays is running against Arlington resident Bridgett Davis.

Four Fort Worth council candidates talk transportation, education

| |Thursday, Mar. 13, 2014

The Oakhust Neighborhood Association hosted candidates running for Joel Burns’ council seating. Four of the six attended.