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2024 Texas Elections

It’s primary election day. Here are six things to watch.

Divisions among Republicans are in stark display, some of Texas’ most senior members of Congress are retiring and Democrats are hoping to unseat Sen. Ted Cruz.

Election signs on March 5, 2024, outside of the Metropolitan Multi-Service Center in Houston, Texas.

Will Paxton and Abbott-backed challengers prevail?

Who will challenge Ted Cruz?

Who will replace the long-timers in Congress?

Will Texas House Speaker Dade Phelan be forced into a runoff?

How will Tony Gonzales’ censure impact his reelection?

All eyes on Houston Democrats

Voting FAQ: 2024 Elections

  • What other elections should I know about?

  • Are there rules at the polls?

  • What are my rights as a voter?

  • What if I was planning to vote in person, but I have been diagnosed with COVID-19 or get sick?

  • What can I do if I have trouble voting?

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