Houston’s Mayor Turner beats Buzbee in blowout

Mayor Sylvester Turner trounced his opponent Tony Buzbee in a landslide victory on Saturday, securing the incumbent mayor a second term.  According to unofficial returns, Turner won 57 percent of the vote to Buzbee’s 43%.  “Let this campaign be a reminder...

Signal endorsement: Sylvester Turner for Houston mayor

Tony Buzbee’s campaign– best illustrated in his drunken-like, near-incomprehensible, camo-clad election day speech– has been a bit embarrassing.   For that reason, among others, we’re unsurprisingly endorsing Mayor Sylvester Turner for a second term. ...

It’s Election Day in Texas. Vote.

This story has been updated since its original publication. All eyes are on some of Texas’ most important races on Tuesday. Here’s the breakdown. Special elections In the Houston area, Democrats are hoping to nab a Republican-held seat in Richmond. The state House...