• December 1, 2021

Tags : gop

Report: ‘Extreme’ Gerrymandering Gives TX GOP Unfair Advantage

HOUSTON — Redistricting designed to favor one political party has skewed election results in many states, and a new report says Texas is among the most extreme examples. The Brennan Center report, called “Extreme Maps,” said partisan bias in drawing district lines in seven closely divided battleground states has given Republicans at least 16-17 additional […]Read More

Will Hillary Clinton Compete for Texas?

WASHINGTON — Recent polls show Hillary Clinton within single digits of Donald Trump in Texas. And Clinton herself told a national magazine last month that she believed the Lone Star State was flippable. So is a competitive fall presidential campaign coming to a precinct near you? Don’t count on it. There is little evidence that the Clinton camp will mount […]Read More

UT Poll: Most Texas Voters Support Banning Muslims, Building Border

A majority of Texas’ registered voters believe Muslims who are not U.S. citizens should be banned from entering the country, according to results of a University of Texas/Texas Politics Project poll released Tuesday. The survey found that 31 percent of voters “strongly supported” denying such people entry, with another 22 percent “somewhat” supporting the idea. Thirty-seven […]Read More

Cruz Clobbered in the Northeast, Trump Claims “Presumptive Nominee”

Republican presidential candidate Ted Cruz lost all five states that held primaries Tuesday, an expected string of defeats that nonetheless put frontrunner Donald Trump closer to the nomination. As soon as polls closed Tuesday night, the billionaire was projected to win three of the states: Connecticut, Maryland and Pennsylvania. Similar outcomes were soon projected for […]Read More

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