Elections

Governor Abbott sets date for special runoff election

Early voting begins Oct. 18

AUSTIN – On Monday, Oct. 11, Governor Abbott issued a proclamation announcing Tuesday, Nov. 2, 2021, as the date for the special runoff election. The election will be for the Texas State House of Representative District 118 seat. Representative Leo…

Constance Filley Johnson to seek re-election

Johnson led her team during the Covid-19 pandemic while also achieving her goals

VICTORIA, Texas - Constance Filley Johnson announced her intention to seek re-election to the office of Victoria County Criminal District Attorney. In 2018, she was first elected to the position. During Johnson's first term in office, she has delivered on…

Texas county officials say they are in the dark

Following an 'audit' announcement

Originally Published: 24 SEP 21 20:55 ET Updated: 25 SEP 21 07:34 ET By Sara Murray, CNN (CNN) -- A day after a press release obliquely announced that a "full forensic audit" was already underway in a handful of Texas…

California Gov. Newsom crushes Republican-led recall effort

The win ensures California will remain a laboratory for progressive policies

SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) - Despite warnings the race would be close, California Gov. Gavin Newsom handily defeated efforts to kick him out of office. The Democrat cast the win as an endorsement of his handling of the coronavirus pandemic and…

Governor Abbott sets special election date

For the Texas State House of Representatives District 118 seat

AUSTIN, Texas - Governor Abbott sets the special election date. On Tuesday, Sept. 7, Governor Greg Abbott issued a proclamation announcing Tuesday, Sept. 28, 2021 as the special election date for the Texas State House of Representatives District 118 seat.…

District Judge Garza plans to seek re-election

For a third term as District Court Judge of the 377th Judicial District Court of Victoria County

VICTORIA, Texas - District Judge Elí Garza plans to seek re-election for a third term as District Court Judge of the 377th Judicial District Court of Victoria County. “I am pleased to announce my intent to seek re-election as your…

'Protecting the integrity of our elections is critical'

Governor Abbott issues statement on passage of SB1

AUSTIN, Texas - On Tuesday, Aug. 31, Governor Greg Abbott issued a statement following the passage of Senate Bill 1. SB 1 aims to protect the integrity of elections in Texas: "Protecting the integrity of our elections is critical in…

Chad Austin Hall runoff election reaction

Chad Austin Hall wanted to thank his family and all of his supporters

VICTORIA, Texas - The District 3 runoff election unofficial results are in with Duane Crocker winning 54.60% of the votes and Chad Austin Hall receiving 45.40% of the…

Early results for District 3 run-off election

Duane Crocker leads with 851 votes

VICTORIA, Texas - The early voting results for Victoria City Council District 3 run-off election have dropped. As of 7 p.m., Duane Crocker is in the lead with 851 total votes, 57.46%. Chad Austin Hall is not far behind with…

District 3 runoff candidates attend meet-and-greet

With just a week away from election day, the candidates are hoping to get their message out

VICTORIA, Texas - The District 3 runoff election is Saturday, August 21, 2021. Community members had the chance to meet the candidates, Duane Crocker and Chad Austin Hall, at a meet…

City Council District 3 run-off election

Visit our page for news and updates regarding the election on Aug. 21

VICTORIA, Texas - In case you are wondering where you can view any news and updates regarding the Victoria City Council District 3…

Victoria county early voting numbers for Monday

VICTORIA, Texas - Here are the early voting numbers for the Victoria City Council District 3 race for Monday, August 9. Early Voting in Person Today - 76 Total To Date - 325 Percent - 2.6% Early Voting by Mail…

Early voting for District 3 runoff

Voters can early vote from now until August 17

VICTORIA, Texas -We are now two weeks away from the District 3 Runoff Election for the City Council seat, however, voters are able to cast their ballot early. From now until August 16, voters can early vote from 8 am…

First day of early voting in City Council District 3 race

Here are the numbers

VICTORIA, Texas - Today was the first day of early voting for the Victoria City Councilmember District Three race. Here are the numbers: Early Voting in Person Today - 76 Total To Date - 76 Percent - 0.6% Early Voting…

District 3 City Council seat runoff election updates

Only about 19% of eligible voters from District 3 voted in the July election

VICTORIA, Texas - Some Victoria voters will be heading to the polls for the third time this year. That's because of a runoff election in District 3 for the city council seat.…