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Texas 2022 Elections

State GOP leaders win big in Texas legislative primaries

Almost all the preferred candidates of Lt. Gov. Dan Patrick and House Speaker Dade Phelan nabbed enough votes to head into the November general election. And nearly all sitting House and Senate members seeking to return to the Texas Capitol kept their seats.

An aerial view of the Capitol in Austin on Jan. 6, 2022.

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Politics State government Dade Phelan Dan Patrick Texas House of Representatives Texas Legislature Texas Senate