Get the latest up-to-date election coverage on Panhandle PBS. On this page you'll find the gubernatorial debate between Greg Abbott and Wendy Davis archived as well as the latest election coverage from The Texas Tribune and a ocal perspective from John Kanelis.
Panhandle PBS is hosting a candidates forum for the upcoming Texas Republican Primaries for the 13th Congressional District, Texas State Senate District 31 and Potter County Judge. See below for information regarding the air dates of these programs, new voter identifications laws, polling locations for the Texas Panhandle and the duties of the positions being elected.
Consultants for Democrat Wendy Davis warned her campaign months ago that the Fort Worth senator was headed for a humiliating defeat in the Texas governor’s race unless she adopted a more centrist message and put a stop to staggering dysfunction.Read More
Greg Abbott's gubernatorial campaign released details this week on its exhaustive ground game and voter targeting efforts. The campaign credits those efforts in aiding his eye-popping margin of victory — 20 points — over Wendy Davis.Read More
Many Texas Democrats had said that Wendy Davis was the kind of candidate who could at least move the needle for the party, which had not won a statewide race since 1994. But failed tactics and other issues helped doom Davis' 2014 bid for governor.Read More
As expected, Attorney General Greg Abbott crushed Democratic Sen. Wendy Davis in the Texas governor's race. Abbott, 56, who will become the first Texas governor in a wheelchair, presided over an expected sweep and helped usher in a whole new crop of Republican leaders.Read More