Harvey Kronberg http://tpr.org en Pete Gallego Watch Party, Castros Talk Latino Voting, And A Texas Election Wrap-up http://tpr.org/post/pete-gallego-watch-party-castros-talk-latino-voting-and-texas-election-wrap <p>In what was one of the wildest rides in the Texas - Congressional District 23 - Democrat Pete Gallego beat incumbent Francisco Canseco in a race the GOP candidate finally conceded today (Friday). Republicans still control the Texas House, but Democrats gained seven seats to eliminate the Republican super-majority. The influential Latino vote is a hot topic, and both Castro brothers were on news networks this week to talk about the future. Sylvia Manzano from Latino Decisions talks about her thoughts going forward. Finally, Harvey Kronberg joins us to size up the Texas results.</p><p> Fri, 09 Nov 2012 20:54:49 +0000 David Martin Davies 1547 at http://tpr.org Pete Gallego Watch Party, Castros Talk Latino Voting, And A Texas Election Wrap-up Candidates Make Final Push as Nov. 6 Approaches - Close Races in Texas and Across the Southwest http://tpr.org/post/candidates-make-final-push-nov-6-approaches-close-races-texas-and-across-southwest <p></p><p>During the last two weeks of the 2012 campaign, candidates make their final sell to voters, but in close races like that between Francisco Canseco and Pete Gallego there is a different kind of urgency. The Quorum Report's Harvey Kronberg talks about some of the interesting storylines he is watching as we approach Nov. 6, and we take a look at some other election issues from across the American Southwest.</p><p> Mon, 05 Nov 2012 16:29:55 +0000 David Martin Davies 1305 at http://tpr.org Candidates Make Final Push as Nov. 6 Approaches - Close Races in Texas and Across the Southwest Texans at the DNC, Party Power Changes and Juvenile Justice http://tpr.org/post/texans-dnc-party-power-changes-and-juvenile-justice <p>More from the Democratic National Convention from TPR's Ryan Loyd. Is Texas on the verge of being a fertile ground for Democratic candidates? The Quorum Report's Harvey Kronberg shares his thoughts on future elections in Texas. An update on the Texas juvenile justice system five years since the scandal broke at the Texas Youth Commission.</p><p> Fri, 07 Sep 2012 17:26:39 +0000 David Martin Davies 627 at http://tpr.org Texans at the DNC, Party Power Changes and Juvenile Justice