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Texas Elections 2018

Democrats are turning Dallas into a midterm battleground for the Texas House

Democrats are running aggressively in the Dallas area to flip several Republican-held seats in the Texas House. Talk of a "blue wave" is only part of why they're optimistic.

Supporters of Democrat Julie Johnson look at the Texas House District 115 map before going out to canvass the area on August 18, 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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State Rep. Matt Rinaldi speaks with a Domingo, a supporter, while delivering yard signs in the Farmers Branch area of Texas House District 115 on August 29, 2018.
Julie Johnson knocked on doors and spoke to residents in a neighborhood near Don Showman Park on August 18, 2018 to ask for support in her race for Texas House District 115.

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