Monday, October 20, 2014
1012 C Street Floresville, TX 78114 Phone: 830-216-4519 Fax: 830-393-3219
AG filed for extended filing for Texas candidates
December 12, 2011, 8:07pm
2698 views | Post a comment
Attorney General Abbott Asks For Stay of Candidate Filing Period for Texas Senate, Texas House of Representatives and U.S. House of Representatives Elections
AUSTIN Texas Attorney General Greg Abbott has asked the three-judge panel in San Antonio for immediate clarification regarding the candidate filing period for the 2012 Texas Senate, Texas House of Representatives and U.S. House of Representatives elections.
Currently, the deadline for these candidates to file for office is Dec. 15, 2011.
Texas filed a motion with the San Antonio panel Monday urging the court to stay all deadlines and requirements governing candidate filing and administration of the 2012 elections for the Texas House of Representatives, the Texas Senate and Texass congressional districts, until further order by the three-judge panel in San Antonio or the U.S. Supreme Court.
|Your Opinions and Comments
Be the first to comment on this story!
You must be logged in to post comments:
|Other Breaking News
|U.S. Supreme Court Rules Texas Voter ID Remains... (October 18, 2014)
Floresville voters ‘Meet the Candidates’ (October 17, 2014)
County candidates participate in forum (October 16, 2014)
Tanker rollover closes U.S. 181 in Floresville (October 15, 2014)
Rainfall report for 10/10/14 (October 13, 2014)
TxDOT reminds football fans to make a sober... (October 10, 2014)
Rainfall report (October 6, 2014)
UPDATE: Lawmen nab driver who ran over deputy. (October 3, 2014)
DPS ups reward to $8K for most-wanted offender... (October 1, 2014)
Missing San Antonio teen found safe (October 1, 2014)