Primary Runoff Election

2014 Elections
1:30 pm
Tue March 18, 2014

Analysis: A Kink in the Democrats' chain

Kinky Friedman has a shot at the democratic party nomination for agriculture commissioner with the runoff election May 27.

The Texas Democrats’ best hopes of entering the statewide win column in November’s general election could lie with Kinky Friedman. Wouldn’t that be awkward?

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2014 Elections
3:39 pm
Thu March 6, 2014

Patrick and Dewhurst heading to runoff in lt. gov. race

Incumbent David Dewhurst and Dan Patrick will be going head-to-head again on May 27 to win the republican primaries for lieutenant governor.

Tuesday's primary election brought sobering results for Republican Lt. Gov. David Dewhurst, who finished second to primary challenger Dan Patrick and will compete with the Houston state senator in the May 27 runoff. 

The longtime incumbent — who hovered below 30 percent of the vote as ballot counting continued into Wednesday morning — appeared likely to trail Patrick by at least a 10-point margin in final vote tallies. 

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2014 Elections
4:24 pm
Wed March 5, 2014

For Tea Party targets, enthusiasm no match for funds

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As the Republican primary results poured in Tuesday evening, a general rule of thumb emerged in races featuring Tea Party insurgents challenging Republican incumbents: Money matters.

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2014 Elections
3:03 pm
Wed March 5, 2014

A rundown of the runoffs on the May 27 ballot


Primary day may be over, but several primary races are far from settled. 

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6:13 pm
Tue July 31, 2012

Finals for Hunt, Fannin and Rains County Primary Runoff Races

Hunt County citizens arrive Tuesday to cast their vote at Commerce City Hall.
Scott Harvey KETR

There were six races Tuesday night in three local counties. All but one of the Republicans elected are unopposed in November.

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