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Texas 2020 Elections

Democrat suspends campaign after making runoff to challenge U.S. Rep. Dan Crenshaw

The move by Elisa Cardnell effectively hands her party's nomination to Sima Ladjevardian, a Houston attorney and Democratic fundraiser backed by Beto O'Rourke.

From left: Elisa Cardnell, Sima Ladjevardian and Travis Olsen, Democratic candidates for  Texas' 2nd Congressional District. That seat is currently held by U.S. Rep. Dan Crenshaw, R-Houston.

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