This week in Just This, we review the primary election results of several top local, statehouse and congressional races.
Some Democratic lawmakers say Trey Martinez Fischer will be a strong player on a political team that’s vastly outnumbered in the GOP-controlled House.
LaHood or Gonzales will face Republican candidate Tylden Shaeffer, a local defense attorney, in the November general election.
With nearly 58 percent of the vote, incumbent Texas General Land Commissioner George P. Bush will face Democrat Miguel Suazo in November.
Congressional District 23 is a swing district that has been represented by Republican Will Hurd since 2015.
Texans got their say Tuesday in the nation’s earliest midterm primary, weighing in on local, statewide, and Congressional races.
Trey Martinez Fischer claimed victory Tuesday night in a tightly contested battle with State Rep. Diana Arévalo that ended with a 115-vote margin between the Democratic primary candidates.
Here are results for select contested races in Bexar County on Tuesday. Runoff elections are set to take place on May 22.
Polls in Bexar County are open from 7 a.m. to 7 p.m. on Tuesday for the 2018 Texas primaries.
Friday marks the last day of early voting in the 2018 primaries for statewide offices and Congressional midterms, with polls open until 8 p.m.