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LIVE: Texans Vote In First Post-Trump Primary

Texas voters headed to the polls today in the nation’s first primary election since Donald Trump was elected president. Turnout has been higher this election, compared to the last midterm primary in 2014 ­– especially among those voting in the Democratic primary. High-profile Texas Republicans – including incumbents Gov. Greg Abbott and Sen. Ted Cruz – have suggested that turnout could translate into more momentum on that side heading into November.

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Video: Place 5 Candidate David Conley

Apr 26, 2012

KUT concludes its  profiles of the seven Austin City Council candidates running in Place 5 with David Conley.

KUT’s Wells Dunbar speaks with political newcomer Conley about his ideas for improving affordability, traffic and Austin’s property taxes. You can listen to a condensed version of the interview at

Early voting in the Austin city elections begins Monday, April 30.