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  Dallas
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  Commissioners Court  Democratic Party Control 0 12 +60.00%
  County Clerk  John Warren 2 10 +3.82%
  County Treasurer  Joe Wells 1 10 +4.05%
  District Attorney  Craig Watkins 2 10 +1.28%
  District Clerk  Gary Fitzsimmons 2 10 +3.24%
  Sheriff  Lupe Valdez 3 12 +17.38%
  Tax Assessor-Collector  John Ames 2 12 +19.72%
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 Dallas-Ft. Worth, TX 

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  Governor  Rick Perry 3 10 +12.67%
  Lt. Governor  David Dewhurst 3 10 +26.95%
  Attorney General  Greg Abbott 3 10 +30.40%
  Comptroller  Susan Combs 2 10 +72.67%
  Land Commissioner  Jerry Patterson 3 10 +26.38%
  Agriculture Commissioner  Todd Staples 2 10 +25.03%
  Railroad Commissioner 1  Barry Smitherman 0 12 +55.45%
  Railroad Commissioner 2  David Porter 1 10 +23.17%
  President  Mitt Romney 0 12 +15.78%
  Senate Class I  Ted Cruz 1 12 +15.83%
  Senate Class II  John Cornyn 2 08 +11.98%
  TX - District 05  Jeb Hensarling 6 12 +31.17%
  TX - District 24  Kenny Marchant 5 12 +25.03%
  TX - District 26  Michael C. Burgess 6 12 +39.58%
  TX - District 32  Pete Sessions 9 12 +18.82%
  TX - District 33  Marc Veasey 1 12 +46.74%

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Parents > United States > Texas > Counties  
Established March 30, 1846
Disbanded Still Active
ContributorRP
Last ModifiedWishful Thinking August 04, 2010 02:07pm
DescriptionFormed from from portions of Nacogdoches and Robertson counties, Dallas is named probably for George Mifflin Dallas, vice president of the United States under James K. Polk. Its county seat is Dallas.
PVIR+19.94 ( D-9.68 R+9.96 I-0.02 N-0.08 LBT+0.12 G-0.06 CST-0.08 PFP-0.05 J-0.03 A'sP-0.03 IR-0.02 )
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Date Category Headline Article Contributor
Oct 30, 2012 10:00am News Dallas County becomes first in TX to approve domestic partner insurance benefits   Article TX DEM 
Jan 13, 2009 12:00pm Blog Entry Free condoms now available through Dallas County, Commissioners Court rules  Article DFWDem 
Oct 20, 2008 12:00pm General Texas early voting starts; Dallas County headed for record turnout  Article DFWDem 
Oct 06, 2008 02:20pm General A Switch in Time: Six [Dallas Co., TX] Republican Trial Judges Change Parties Now Hoping to Keep Their Benches in 2010  Article DFWDem 
Mar 26, 2008 11:00am General Security issues threaten Pastor Jeremiah Wright's N. Texas visit  Article DFWDem 
Mar 21, 2008 11:00pm News Sex offender is running for mayor in Dallas suburb  Article RBH 
Jan 19, 2007 04:00pm General Dallas County records 12th DNA case  Article DFWDem 
Nov 09, 2006 09:00am Analysis Democratic trend forecast for Dallas  Article DFWDem 
Nov 08, 2006 02:00pm General Big D means Democrat again  Article DFWDem 
Jan 02, 2005 12:00am Profile Outsider role has always suited Valdez  Article BILLYW 
Nov 16, 2004 12:00am News Gay Hispanic woman elected Dallas sheriff  Article User 215 

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