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Texas Elections 2018

U.S. Rep. John Carter prepares for tougher-than-usual race against MJ Hegar

Since he was first elected in 2002, Carter, a Round Rock Republican, has cruised to re-election. This year, he may have a real fight on his hands.

U.S. Rep. John Carter, R-Round Rock, speaks to constituents at a meeting of Salado Area Republican Women on Aug. 24, 2018.

Texas Elections 2018

U.S. Sen. Ted Cruz defeated Democratic challenger Beto O'Rourke in the race for U.S. Senate. View full 2018 Texas election results or subscribe to The Brief for the latest election news.

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