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2024 Texas Elections

Dallas County sheriff to face predecessor Lupe Valdez, who ran for governor in 2018, in runoff election

Valdez ran the Dallas County Sheriff’s Department until 2017, when she stepped down to run against Gov. Greg Abbott.

Former Dallas County Sheriff Lupe Valdez, left, and current Dallas County Sheriff Marian Brown

Voting FAQ: 2024 Elections

  • What happens after the Texas primary election?

  • How are the runoffs and general election different?

  • What deadlines do I need to know to participate in the May local election?

  • What deadlines do I need to know to participate in the May primary runoffs?

  • What deadlines do I need to know to participate in the November general election?

  • Why does Texas have so many elections?

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