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Laura Morrison Announces Mayoral Campaign
Council vet to campaign on "transparency, inclusiveness, collaboration"
"...city's fundraising limitations (formerly six months) has expanded the campaign window. Adler's official kickoff is this Sunday, and Morrison..."

Jan. 12, 2018 News Feature by Michael King

Laura Morrison Kicks Off Mayoral Campaign
Former council member begins her bid
"...Gary Hyatt, Bill Oakey, D8 Coun­cil candidate Bobby Levinski, mayoral candidate Travis Duncan, Mary Ingle, AISD board member Ann..."

March 30, 2018 News Feature by Michael King

‘Martinez for Austin’ Kicks Off Campaign
Council member opens all-city tour at Barton Springs
"...Martinez formally kicked off his “Mike Martinez for Austin” mayoral campaign this morning by emphasizing his working-class roots and..."

April 5, 2014 News Post by Michael King

City Campaign Season Opens
A dozen Council candidates queue up for questions at the "Power Lunch"
"...been much longer for the City Council candidates – mayoral, Place 2, Place 5, and Place 6 -- at..."

March 27, 2012 News Post by Michael King

McCracken Hits the Campaign Circuit
Mayor Pro Tem announces run at solar panel plant, but Leffingwell supporters still wax sunny
"...Brewster McCracken flipped the switch on the 2009 mayoral race with his official election announcement today. Flanked by..."

Dec. 8, 2008 News Post by Wells Dunbar

Mayoral Dance Card Suddenly Shrinks
Patsy Woods Martin and Bill McLellan end fledgling campaigns
"...The very tentative field of Austin mayoral candidates shrunk abruptly this week, as two prominent candidates..."

Jan. 28, 2014 News Post by Michael King

Third Mayoral Candidate – and Jackie Goodman
Former City Council member files in District 2
"...The campaign treasurer filings – the first official indication of an..."

April 2, 2014 News Post by Michael King

Mayoral Maneuvers: Shea Names Campaign Treasurer
Challenge looks likely; Phone polls start; and a fluoride candidate
"...Yesterday, former City Council member Brigid Shea named a campaign treasurer for her potential bid. We’ve got that, plus..."

Dec. 6, 2011 News Post by Wells Dunbar

Campaign Finance Flare-Up
When is a run-off not a run-off?
"...The last batch of campaign finance reports before municipal election day came in Friday,..."

May 8, 2009 News Feature by Wells Dunbar

Beer, BBQ, Movies – and Mayoral Politics
Leffingwell opens headquarters with "Danke Schoen"
"...official opening of Mayor Lee Leffingwell's Manor Road reelection campaign headquarters – and free beer, BBQ, music, and a..."

Feb. 27, 2012 News Post by Michael King

Point Austin: Campaign Summer Fun
On the road to 10-1, race begins to take shape
"...sooner had I updated the Chronicle's master list of mayoral and City Council candidates, current as of that morning..."

May 16, 2014 News Column by Michael King

Campaign Buzz
Distant city and county elections begin to draw early feelers
"...from running again. Brewster McCracken is known to have mayoral ambitions; Leffingwell is the other name most often mentioned...."

June 29, 2007 News Feature by Katherine Gregor

Mayoral Dance Card Suddenly Shrinks
Martin and McLellan bow out of race
"...The very tentative field of Austin mayoral candidates shrunk abruptly this week, as two prominent candidates..."

Jan. 31, 2014 News Feature by Michael King

Adler Campaign Cries Foul
Labor-funded oppo calls hitting Austin voters
"...of the oppo calls from several supporters, the Adler campaign issued a statement denouncing the tactic and calling on..."

Oct. 24, 2014 News Post by Michael King

Campaign Notes: Adler vs. ?
Citywide election pool begins to fill up
"...Adler also intends to run, and unofficially initiated his campaign recently when Jim Wick, who managed Adler's 2014 campaign,..."

Dec. 8, 2017 News Feature by Michael King

Campaign Snapshots
Get up-to-date on the D3 and D4 candidates before next week's Ballot Boxing forums
"...full-time graduate student who was previously Pete Salazar Jr.'s campaign manager (in District 7), aims to boost municipal transparency...."

Sept. 12, 2014 News Feature by Mary Tuma

Campaign Snapshots
City Council Districts 7 and 8
"...early champion of single-member districts, worked on the 10-1 campaign, and before that, worked with the Save Our Springs..."

Sept. 26, 2014 News Feature by Richard Whittaker

City Campaign: Voters Wanted
Endorsements start to filter in for what should be an interesting city election season
"...neighborhood organizations, and the like. By the time the campaigns conclude on election day, there will have been several..."

April 6, 2012 News Feature by Michael King

Ticketing a (Campaign) Violation
The anonymous Brewster Nation tickets Downtown parking
"...the windshield. It's not a real ticket but a campaign flier mocked up to look like one, attacking mayoral..."

May 8, 2009 News Feature by Wells Dunbar

Oh Boy! Another Campaign Season!
City of Austin, AISD, and ACC poised for another round of elections
"...city clerk if you haven't! Like it or not, campaign season's in full swing. Last night, March 5 –..."

March 7, 2008 News Feature by Wells Dunbar

Mayoral Cabinetry
Who needs taxes?
"...he unveiled his plans for a "Community Cabinet" of mayoral policy advisors – half paid and half unpaid –..."

Feb. 13, 2015 News Feature by Nick Barbaro

Point Austin: Campaign Trailing
A few notes from the run-up to your own participatory government
"...influence a given endorsement might have on the overall campaign. As Wells "Hustling" Dunbar detailed last week, Leffingwell has..."

April 3, 2009 News Column by Michael King

Campaign Snapshots
City Council districts 1 and 2 forum preview
"...Houston has placed her campaign emphasis on affordability, specifically advocating ways to encourage "workforce..."

Sept. 5, 2014 News Feature by Chase Hoffberger

Mayoral Candidates
"...(CEO of AdBirds website) Experience: Air Force veteran Issues: campaign finance reform; transportation, small business development, short-term rental rights..."

May 2, 2014 News Feature

Campaign Snapshots
City Council Districts 5 and 6

Sept. 19, 2014 News Feature

The Pols Just Keep on Coming
Your Guide to Candidates for the New 10-1 Universe
"...our current master list of the entire field: Counting mayoral hopefuls, we’ve just passed 50 total candidates – not..."

Feb. 3, 2014 News Post by Michael King

Brewster's Big (Pre-)Announcement
Place 5 council member to confirm mayoral run Monday
"...his run for mayor, and his old council seat campaign site becomes his new mayoral campaign site...."

Dec. 5, 2008 News Post by Richard Whittaker

It's Your City Council!
Candidate and campaign profiles for your consideration
"...has been running persistently below 10%, although for a mayoral election it may get as high as 13-14%. (Because..."

April 13, 2012 News Feature by Michael King

Where the Money Goes
Uber & Lyft spending freely on Prop. 1 campaign
"...“accepting compensation” for his role as chair of the campaign to pass Proposition 1 on May 7. He’s hardly..."

April 15, 2016 News Post by Michael King

Shea to Run for Mayor
Former council member says city needs vision and leadership
"...is seeking reelection with an impressive war chest of campaign funds...."

Jan. 31, 2012 News Post by Amy Smith

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