election

June 09, 2019 - 12:46 am
DALLAS (KRLD) - Texas State Rep. Eric Johnson defeated Dallas City Council member Scott Griggs Saturday night to become the new mayor of Dallas. Following his victory, Johnson addressed a crowd of his supporters: "The voters of this city -- I have said since the first time I ran for office -- are...
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May 05, 2019 - 10:52 am
DALLAS (1080 KRLD) - The race for Dallas mayor is headed to a runoff on June 8. With none of the race's nine candidates securing more than 50.1 percent of the vote, the top two contenders will face off once again. Those contenders are Eric Johnson and Scott Griggs. Saturday night Johnson came out...
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Betsy Price
Andrew Greenstein
May 05, 2019 - 10:45 am
FORT WORTH (1080 KRLD) - Fort Worth's Betsy Price made history last night. Price's victory last night for a fifth term as Fort Worth mayor will make her the longest serving mayor in city history when she takes the oath of office later this month. Price beat Tarrant County Democrat Party Chair...
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May 05, 2019 - 4:42 am
In Arlington, incumbent Jeff Williams is elected to his third and final term as mayor. Williams held a comfortable lead as election results rolled in Saturday night, polling at 59 percent as the race finished up. His closest contender was Ruby Woolridge; she came in second with 26 percent of the...
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May 05, 2019 - 1:50 am
DALLAS (KRLD) - The race for Dallas mayor is headed to a runoff on June 8. Dallas is electing a new mayor for the first time since 2011, and last night the tally was too close to call as nine potential candidates fought it out in the election. Since nobody in the race secured more than 51 percent...
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May 05, 2019 - 12:47 am
FORT WORTH (KRLD) - Fort Worth Mayor Betsy Price came out on top Saturday night as she was elected to a fifth term in office. Price faced tough competition from Deborah Peoples, who snagged 42 percent of votes in the election. The current tally has Peoples at around 16,000 tallies-- that's...
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Barbara Schwarz
April 29, 2019 - 4:28 pm
Castro Set To Announce Senate Bid SAN ANTONIO (1080 KRLD) - There's word Congressman Joaquin Castro will finally announce this week that he's running for the nomination for US senate. We say finally, because there's been speculation for weeks that the San Antonio Democrat was nearing an...
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Early voting in Texas
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Alan Scaia
April 22, 2019 - 10:47 am
DALLAS (1080 KRLD) - Early voting has started for the May 4 election. Cities and counties across North Texas will choose city council members, mayors and school board members over the next two weeks. Nine people are running to replace Mike Rawlings, who will have to leave the Dallas mayor's office...
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