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A Simple Election Day, Mostly Yes or No Answers

Voting on constitutional amendments may not carry the same cachet as elections featuring living candidates, but Texas Secretary of State Carlos Cascos hopes Texans will head to the polls for Election Day nonetheless. “There’s not a lot of romance in … Continue reading

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Results for Local West Texas Elections

Final results are in for local elections in Marfa, Alpine and Presidio. In Marfa, incumbent Mayor Dan Dunlap retained his seat. Josie Simpson retained her city council seat, while Peter Stanley bested Tom Schmidt for the second of two open … Continue reading

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Brewster County Voters Throw Out Recent Tax Increase

Voters in Brewster County have approved a measure throw out a recent tax increase approved by county commissioners last summer. A special tax rollback election took place across the county on Tuesday, after opponents of the two cent property tax increase circulated a petition … Continue reading

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Tax Rollback Election Underway in Brewster County

Voters in Brewster County are deciding today whether or not to throw out a recent tax increase approved by county commissioners last summer. A special tax rollback election is taking place across the county on Tuesday, with polling centers set … Continue reading

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