Post Date: September 2010

Six Points Separate Perry and White — or Is It More?

| By: Jim Henson, PhD

Six points separate Rick Perry and Bill White, but that's not all there is to it: The pattern of partisan preferences evident in the latest polling suggests that the Republican Party still holds a substantial baseline advantage over the Democrats in Texas.


Is the Texas Governor's Race as Close as It Looks?

| By: Daron Shaw

Make no mistake: A Democrat running in a statewide race in Texas who is not losing by double-digits is doing relatively well. But this raises the larger question: Can Bill White actually win?