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Jose Garcia

(2,661 posts)
Sun May 2, 2021, 06:28 AM May 2021

Republican Susan Wright in runoff to replace her husband in Congress; Jake Ellzey nabs second spot

Source: Dallas Morning News

Republican activist Susan Wright will meet state Rep. Jake Ellzey in a Congressional District 6 runoff to replace the late Ron Wright.

Wright finished in first-place in a 23-person filed with 19% of the vote. Ellzey was second with nearly 14%, narrowly beating Democrat Jana Lynne Sanchez, who finished a close third with about 13% of the vote.

Wright, who is Ron Wright’s widow, took the lead in Election Day voting and built on it throughout the night.

Only one other Republican, former Department Health and Human Services chief of staff Brian Harrison, appeared to be close to contention.

Read more: https://www.dallasnews.com/news/politics/2021/05/01/republicans-jake-ellzey-susan-wright-leading-in-the-race-to-replace-the-late-ron-wright-in-congress/

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Republican Susan Wright in runoff to replace her husband in Congress; Jake Ellzey nabs second spot (Original Post) Jose Garcia May 2021 OP
Two Republicans made the runoff Polybius May 2021 #1

Polybius

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1. Two Republicans made the runoff
Sun May 2, 2021, 10:26 PM
May 2021

I'll root for the crazier one to win, so we can have a slight chance to win in 2022.

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