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Prop. 1: False Advertising Claims Escalate
City officials deny claims on background checks
"...Last week, I reported, as Travis Consi­dine of pro-Prop. 1 PAC Ridesharing Works for Austin..."

April 22, 2016 News Feature by Mac McCann

The Endorsement Race: Andy Brown, Gómez, Ko Clean Up
Andy Brown, Gómez, Ko clean up
"...controversial, but that hasn't stopped the Dem candidates in Travis County from showing off the new feathers in their..."

Feb. 7, 2014 News Feature by Brandon Watson

Say Goodbye, and Watch the Debate
The TCDP bids adieu to district judges Jeanne Meurer and Margaret Cooper, then staggers over to the debate-watching party
"...won't want to miss. On Tuesday, Oct. 7, the Travis County Democratic Party will host a farewell bash in..."

Oct. 3, 2008 News Feature

The Common Law
Clinton, Obama & the Texas State Convention
"...Confusion surrounds this year's Texas Democratic primary process as both the Clinton and Obama camps..."

June 6, 2008 Column by Andy Brown

Maxey Congratulates, Endorses Spears
Defeated candidate says he'll work to defeat Zimmerman, support Obama
"...after his failed challenge to unseat Nelda Spears as Travis County tax assessor-collector:Congratulations to Nelda Spears Tuesday night Nelda..."

March 6, 2008 News Post by Lee Nichols

A Political Guide to Gifting in 2019
Give the gift of hope!
"...the town that gives back to the Texas House Democratic Campaign Committee – the group chaired by Rep. Celia..."

Dec. 6, 2019 News Feature by Sarah Marloff

Election Ticker: Endorse-a-Rama
You gotta support somebody
"...list includes labor groups AFSCME Local 1624 (city and Travis County employees), the Central Labor Council, the Firefighters and..."

Sept. 28, 2018 News Feature by Michael King

Headlines
"...race is Vincent Harding, who on Tuesday left the Travis County Democratic Party, where he'd served as chairperson for..."

June 15, 2018 News Feature

News Roundup: Commissions, Complaints, and Candidates
Intrigue and drama over technical lobbying laws
"...utilities consultant; council's battle over property appraisals continues; another Democratic candidate enters the Travis County Sheriff's race; and more...."

Dec. 7, 2015 News Post

Then There's This: It's Our Turn Now
Women are ready to kick ass, take names, clean house
"..."I'll summarize the county judge race this way: women."..."

March 7, 2014 News Column by Amy Smith

Quick Election Round-Up: Local
Travis County results
"...Here’s tonight’s local election highlights in the party primaries. We’ll start with Democratic results, since that’s the..."

March 2, 2010 News Post by Lee Nichols

Postmarks
Our readers talk back.
"...appears that with accelerating speed they are becoming the party of the white upper class, males, religious extremists, and..."

Dec. 21, 2001 Column

Postmarks
"...No. 10]: Regrettably, Nan Clayton lost the Precinct 3 County Commissioner election. But I did so many backflips to..."

Nov. 13, 1998 Column

Voting Results In, Some Conservatives Out
It's election time again
"...seats are nonpartisan, but both Duffy and Jefts received Travis County Democratic Party endorsements, and their victories may be..."

May 12, 2017 News Feature by Richard Whittaker

Then There's This: The Awesome Power of Women
Political group aims to increase voter turnout and so much more
"...seems hard to believe in our blue bubble of Travis County, where the female vote carries considerable sway, despite..."

Aug. 15, 2014 News Column by Amy Smith

Naked City
Off the Desk:
"...politics editor Audrey Duff became the press aide to Democratic candidate Jim Mattox... - R.B...."

May 22, 1998 News Feature

Election Notes
More news from the campaign trail
"...was surprised to see a message seeking support from Travis County Dem chair candidate Dyana Limon-Mer­ca­do. "Do you know..."

March 2, 2018 News Feature by Mary Tuma

Top 10 Election Stories
Vote your conscience
"...have used fake news and the hack of the Democratic Nation­al Committee emails to influence the election, potentially destabilizing..."

Dec. 30, 2016 News Feature by Richard Whittaker

City Council Endors-gasbord
Who's endorsing who for the five City Council seats up for grabs in November?
"...Flannigan: AASC, ACLC, AED, AFSCME, BAD, CAD, CAPD, CWA, Democratic Women of Wilco, IBEW, LAD, LIUNA, NXNWD, Stonewall Dems,..."

Oct. 14, 2016 News Feature by Chase Hoffberger

Primary Set for May 29
Filing re-opens, and parties change precinct rules
"...However, this means both the Travis County Republican Party and the Travis County Democrats still..."

March 2, 2012 News Post by Richard Whittaker

Postmarks
Our readers talk back.
"...recently stepped down as executive director of the local Travis County Democratic Party. I am writing to thank him..."

Dec. 28, 2001 Column

The Latest Effects of Coronavirus on Texas Elections
Abbott postpones run-offs, Dems sue to expand vote-by-mail
"...the primary run-offs to July 14, and the Texas Democratic Party sued to expand vote-by-mail...."

March 23, 2020 News Post by Michael King

Prop. 1 Campaign Switches Into High Gear
As more take sides on the Uber / Lyft debate, allegations of being bought out are traded
"...is often framed as a partisan battle, with the Travis County Democratic Party backing the Democratic City Council members..."

April 8, 2016 News Feature by Mac McCann

Res Publica
Citizens' calendar, June 17-24
"...WET HOT AMERICAN PARTY Maluca, DJ Orion, and Dubbel Dutch perform to benefit..."

June 18, 2010 News Feature

Election Update, 12/23/09
Guess which Travis Co. Dem drew a surprise GOP opponent?
"...the already minimal number of primary election filings in Travis County has slowed to a trickle, with only six..."

Dec. 23, 2009 News Post by Richard Whittaker

Res Publica
Citizens' calendar, Dec. 10-15
"...FUNDRAISER Help raise money for the 147th District Court Democratic candidate. 5:30pm. Mitchie's Gallery, 7801 N. Lamar Ste. B-148,..."

Dec. 11, 2009 News Feature

First Views from the Convention Floor
Live blogging from the Texas Democratic State Convention floor
"...concerns about Clinton's female supporters walking away from the party, that makes sense...."

June 6, 2008 News Post by Richard Whittaker

Headlines / Quote of the Week
"...Hut Hut Huh? In a Travis County Commissioners Court session on Tuesday, Austin Interim Health..."

July 31, 2020 News Feature

Public Notice: In Defense of Socialism
Government does a lot of good things that aren’t possible to achieve privately
"...by current happenings on the local level, and by County Judge Sarah Eck­hardt's fine recent State of the County..."

March 25, 2016 News Column by Nick Barbaro

After a Fashion
Stephen finagles and whines. And you don't even have to read all the way through to the end of the column to get to that part.
"...PARTY PIG Okay, it's true – I'm partying like I'm..."

Jan. 25, 2008 Column by Stephen MacMillan Moser

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