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Wednesday, August 24th, 2016 @ 4:33PM

Important 2016 Election Dates

November 8, 2016 Presidential Election January 1, 2016 First Day to receive applications for Ballots by Mail September 24, 2016 Deadline to Mail Overseas and Military Ballots October 10, 2016 Last Day to Register to Vote in this Election October 24, 2016 First Day to Vote Early in this Election…

Friday, January 24th, 2014 @ 4:14PM

Endorsements – 2014 Primary Election

From the Desk of State Senator Royce West Endorsements – 2014 Primary Election 44th Civil District Court Bonnie Goldstein 101st Civil District Court Marty Lowy 204th Criminal District Court Tammy Kemp 255th Family Court Lori Hockett 265th Criminal District Court Anthony Eiland 282nd Criminal District Court Andy Chatham 283rd Criminal…

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Thursday, July 11th, 2013 @ 9:50PM

Statement From Senator West on Fisher V. University of Texas

In 2008, Abigail Fisher was rejected by the University of Texas at Austin when she applied for admission.  Fisher later sued the University of Texas (Fisher v. University of Texas), alleging that the university’s use of race in its admissions process violated the Equal Protection Clause of the 14th Amendment. …

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Thursday, July 11th, 2013 @ 12:31PM

Senator West Discusses Abortion Bill On FOX4

Texas Senate committee passes abortion bill; floor vote likely Friday Dallas News | myFOXdfw.com

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Monday, July 1st, 2013 @ 9:46PM

Texas Should Not Bully or Overreach On Women’s Health

AUSTIN – Arguments against big government, government take-overs and government’s intrusion into the private lives of its citizens obviously do not apply when it comes to state leader’s desire to trample the rights of Texas women over to access  healthcare. Gov. Rick Perry has called the Legislature back to the…

Tuesday, September 25th, 2012 @ 6:48PM

OP-ED: Election time – It’s sooner than you think

OP-ED: Election time – It’s sooner than you think

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