Dan Neil http://kut.org en Dan Neil Lawyers Reviewing Travis County Election Documents http://kut.org/post/dan-neil-lawyers-reviewing-travis-county-election-documents <p>The Republican candidate who lost to State Representative Donna Howard in Austin's <a href="http://www.house.state.tx.us/members/member-page/?district=48">House District 48</a> has subpoenaed documents from the Travis County Clerk's Office. Dan Neil's lawyers are reviewing them today.</p><p>Mary Faro, a spokesperson for County Clerk Dana Dana DeBeauvoir, said attorneys from Howard's camp were there observing. She said the subpoena (posted below) commanded the Election's Office to provide documents locked in a closet that can only be unlocked by the County Sheriff.</p> Thu, 06 Jan 2011 21:45:12 +0000 Nathan Bernier 591 at http://kut.org Dan Neil Lawyers Reviewing Travis County Election Documents Hartnett Appointed Discovery Master in District 48 Race http://kut.org/post/hartnett-appointed-discovery-master-district-48-race <p>Texas House Speaker Joe Straus (R-San Antonio) appointed Representative Will Hartnett (R-Dallas) to serve as "master of discovery" to determine a winner in the Donna Howard-Dan Neil race in House District 48</p> Wed, 29 Dec 2010 00:25:17 +0000 Ian Crawford, KUT News 539 at http://kut.org Hartnett Appointed Discovery Master in District 48 Race Top Morning Stories December 3, 2010 http://kut.org/post/top-morning-stories-december-3-2010 <p><strong>Howard Wins Recount</strong></p><p>The recount is over for the Texas House District 48 race.&nbsp; The recount shows Incumbent Democrat Donna Howard won re-election to her seat by just 12 votes.&nbsp; That's a narrower win than the original vote tally, which had her ahead by 16 votes after Election Day.&nbsp; Howard's Republican challenger Dan Neil requested the recount.&nbsp; But the race may still not be over.&nbsp; Neil has another option to challenge the results.&nbsp;</p><p><strong>Aponte Indictments Reveal More Theft</strong></p> Fri, 03 Dec 2010 11:08:00 +0000 Crystal Chavez, KUT News 392 at http://kut.org Top Morning Stories December 3, 2010 Recount Underway in House District 48 http://kut.org/post/recount-underway-house-district-48 <p>State Rep. Donna Howard (D-Austin) could find out this week if she will keep her seat or surrender it to her Republican challenger, sports radio host Dan Neil.</p><p>Howard won the November 2 election by a narrow 16 votes. Neil requested a recount. This morning, the Travis County Clerk emailed us this press release to let us know the recount has begun.</p><blockquote><p>House District 48 Recount Underway</p> Wed, 01 Dec 2010 17:45:33 +0000 Nathan Bernier 372 at http://kut.org Recount Underway in House District 48 Top Morning Stories November 24, 2010 http://kut.org/post/top-morning-stories-november-24-2010 <p>&nbsp;<strong>Neil Seeking a Recount</strong></p><p>Republican Dan Neil is asking for a recount. Neil lost the race for the Texas House District 48 seat to incumbent Donna Howard by 16 votes.&nbsp; Neil’s campaign manager told KUT he filed the paperwork for the recount yesterday.&nbsp;</p><p><strong>Jury Deliberations Day 3</strong></p><p>Today will be the third day of jury deliberations in former U.S. House Majority Leader Tom DeLay's trial.&nbsp;&nbsp;Before&nbsp;going home yesterday, jurors&nbsp;said they were making progress.&nbsp;</p> Wed, 24 Nov 2010 11:58:00 +0000 Crystal Chavez, KUT News 330 at http://kut.org Top Morning Stories November 24, 2010