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Texas 2020 Elections

Longtime Texas state Sen. Eddie Lucio Jr. heads to a runoff

The Brownsville Democrat has served in the Senate for nearly three decades. With all polling locations reporting Wednesday morning, he was just shy of the 50% vote mark needed to win outright.

Sen. Eddie Lucio, D-Brownsville, spoke during during a Senate State Affairs committee hearing on July 23, 2017.

Texas 2020 Elections

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