Thursday, 16 August, 2018

Early Voting in Texas Runoff Elections Begins Today

Phillip Aronoff Phillip Aronoff
Ben Pena | 15 May, 2018, 02:04

Election Day is Tuesday, Nov. 6.

Primaries are a good indication of where the parties are headed, and have often rendered the November general elections anti-climatic, and even unnecessary.

Four Republicans are running in the primary.

Only those candidates who are endorsed by a county party committee, made up of party members from the voting districts in each municipality and a leadership team, get to use the county committee's name or slogan on the ballot.

There's also a runoff for the Democratic nomination for Congress in District 32 between Colin Allred and Lilian Salerno. They remind voters to ask if they have any questions.

The District 2 seat is now held by Ted Poe, R-Humble, who announced he will retire when his term ends in January.

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HD 98, on the other side of Tulsa County, is another open seat that has attracted nine candidates, many with education ties. Per the U.S. Constitution, all the seats for the U.S. House of Representatives are up this year.

In a special election for an at-large seat on Coatesville City Council, Democrat Khadijah Al-Amin and Libertarian Nicholas Panagakos are challenging Republican Councilman John Guerrera.

"This is the map that many people think is natural for Pennsylvania, which is a 50-50 state, a classic battleground, but hasn't performed that way in terms of congressional elections for decades", he said by telephone. That's created some changes, like shifting US Rep. Dwight Evans, who beat Congressman Chaka Fattah in 2016 for the 2nd District, to now run in the Democratic primary for the 3rd District.

In the 26th District, Democrats Tim Kearney and Tanner Rouse are running for the chance to take on Republican Sen.

0 - Oklahoma and Tulsa County Republican legislators unopposed.

2,039,824 - Registered voters in Oklahoma as of 11:01 a.m. Friday.

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