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Thursday, May 10th, 2018 @ 6:56AM

Upcoming Dallas County Election Information

FIRST DAY TO VOTE EARLY IN THIS ELECTION MAY 14, 2018 LAST DAY TO RECEIVE APPLICATIONS FOR BALLOTS BY MAIL MAY 11, 2018 LAST DAY TO RECEIVE (FPCA) FEDERAL POST CARD APPLICATIONS MAY 11, 2018 LAST DAY TO VOTE EARLY IN PERSON IN THIS ELECTION MAY 18, 2018 EARLY VOTING…

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Monday, March 26th, 2018 @ 6:48AM

Breaking News!

Judge denies Dallas County Republican Party’s motion to recuse Judge Eric Moyé from hearing the disqualification case of Senator Royce West and other democratic candidates!

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Monday, March 19th, 2018 @ 6:50AM

Dallas Democrats Win Lawsuit Filed By The GOP

March 19, 2018: Judge Christi Kennedy, a visiting Republican judge from Smith County, categorically rejected a lawsuit by the Dallas County Republican Party and GOP judicial candidate Michael Lee which sought to knock incumbent Democratic Judge Staci Williams off the ballot today as a result of alleged deficiencies in her…

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Tuesday, January 9th, 2018 @ 6:57AM

Grants announced for police protective vests under SB12

DALLAS — Today, I joined Texas Gov. Greg Abbott, Lt. Governor Dan Patrick and members of the Dallas legislative delegation at Dallas Police Association headquarters for the governor’s announcement of grants awarded under SB12 for the purchase of protective vests for thousands of Texas police officers. During the 2017 Legislative…

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Monday, January 8th, 2018 @ 6:58AM

Parties agree to work toward fix for school crossing guards

DALLAS — State Senator Royce West (D-Dallas) met with Dallas Mayor Mike Rawlings, Dallas County Commissioner John Wiley Price, Dallas ISD Superintendent Michael Hinojosa, Dallas County Schools Interim Director Alan King, Dallas’ city attorney and city manager and staff for those agencies to discuss solutions to pay for school crossing…

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Friday, July 14th, 2017 @ 2:29PM

85th Texas State Legislative Session Update

Major Legislation Budget for the next two years: $216 Billion Child Protective Services: Changes state foster care system to a “community-based care” model. Initially, case management in certain jurisdictions would be handled by contractors and not by state caseworkers. The community- based model would expand over time. Effective – September…

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