mayor

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 - 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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Deborah Peoples
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Andrew Greenstein
January 16, 2019 - 6:22 am
FORT WORTH (1080 KRLD) - Fort Worth Mayor Betsy Price has a challenger in her re-election bid. Deborah Peoples, the chairwoman of the Tarrant County Democratic Party, announced her candidacy in front of supporters at Angelo’s Barbecue. “One of the things that I've done is talked about (how) local...
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Dallas City Hall
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Steven Pickering
December 20, 2018 - 6:21 am
DALLAS (1080 KRLD) - Mike Ablon, founder of PegasusAblon, has joined the race to be the next Mayor of Dallas. Current Mayor Mike Rawlings will not be allowed to run for re-election in 2019 because of term limits Ablon founded his real estate development and management firm 12 years ago. He has been...
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Vote Sticker, Election Day
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Andrew Greenstein
December 17, 2018 - 11:17 am
FORT WORTH (1080 KRLD) - Fort Worth Mayor Betsy Price says she will seek a fifth two-year term next year. Price was first elected mayor of Fort Worth in 2011, succeeding the retiring Mike Moncrief. She was unopposed in her re-election bids in 2013 and 2015. Last year, Price beat Chris Nettles by 40...
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