Runoff for Austin-Area House Seat Draws Near

Voting precinct at the Parker Lane United Methodist Church in Austin, Texas
Voting precinct at the Parker Lane United Methodist Church in Austin, Texas

Election Day is right around the corner — at least for voters in one Travis County state House district. Democrat Celia Israel and Republican Mike VanDeWalle will face off Jan. 28 in a special election runoff to succeed retiring Democratic Rep. Mark Strama.

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