Early voting begins Monday for the Texas primary runoff

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Early voting is from 8 a.m. -5 p.m. through Friday at the old post office, 231 Lamar Avenue. In more than 30, state-level primaries across the State of Texas, no candidate drew more than 50-percent of the vote, sparking runoffs between the candidates that came in first and second.

The victor of the Democratic party gubernatorial runoff election will fact incumbent Republican Governor Greg Abbott in November.

But in 17 U.S. House districts, 11 on the Democratic side and six involving Republicans, the top-two March finishers are on the ballot again to advance to the general election. In North Texas, voters will choose both the Democratic and Republican candidates for Congressman Joe Barton's seat, and decide the Republican candidate vying for Jeb Hensarling's spot in Congress. Voters will also choose the Democratic challenger to take on Dallas Republican Congressman Pete Sessions.

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Election Day is May 22.

Early voting starts today for the May 22 primary runoff elections. The victor of the runoff will face Republican incumbent Judge Louis Garcia in November. B in Seminole and is being used as a temporary home for the Seminole election's sight while the Gaines County Civic Building is being remodeled.

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