Hours after Hurd claimed victory over Democratic challenger Gina Ortiz Jones, that win turned into a question mark as votes continued to roll in.
Republican Chip Roy and Democrat Joseph Kopser are vying for the 21st Congressional District seat that is being vacated by retiring Republican Lamar Smith.
Texans are blessed with abundant energy and natural resources and cling happily to their faith and hard-fought and hard-won constitutional rights.
With population and jobs growth fueling a rapidly evolving economic footprint, District 21 is uniquely prepared to assume a leadership role.
Republican Chip Roy, Democrat Joseph Kopser, and Libertarian Lee Santos met for a debate at KLRN studios Thursday evening.
Chip Roy and Joseph Kopser are running to represent Texas’ 21st Congressional District, a seat that has been held by Republican Lamar Smith since 1987.
The results came as Bexar County residents went to the polls to decide runoffs for local, state, and federal races.
The early voting period for the May 22 primary runoff contests ended Friday, and Bexar County’s elections head said turnout was lower than expected.
There’s undeniable uncertainty heading into Tuesday’s runoffs about how the contests to replace retiring U.S. Rep. Lamar Smith will shake out.
Nearly all six of the Republican congressional runoffs in Texas have turned into a pitched battle over who supports the president more.