It’s the quickest way to vote — but don’t forget the propositions

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Party officials encourage Texans to cast a straight ticket vote and help candidates up and down the ballot. But election officials caution: Don’t overlook the nonpartisan issues.

The race for House District 101

State Rep. Chris Turner has one challenger — Libertarian Carl Nulsen.

Video shows Cowboy Randle booked into jail

Cowboys running back Joseph Randle while being booked into jail offered $100 for a massage and wondered aloud if his shoplifting arrest would make the news.

Political costumes, masks not welcome at the polls

On the last day of early voting, officials warn voters to be careful what they wear.

Fort Worth is ground zero for Texas governor’s race

Both major-party gubernatorial candidates visit Fort Worth and reach out to local voters to “rally the troops.”

Gas industry pumps big bucks into Denton fracking election

Denton Taxpayers for a Strong Economy has raised nearly 10 times as much as Pass the Ban has collected.

First crates of Phil Collins’ Alamo collection arrive in San Antonio

The British rock star showed off items from his collection of artifacts related to the battle of the Alamo and the Texas Revolution. He has donated the collection to the state of Texas.