Early Voting is underway for the November 6 general and constitutional amendment election.

SD10: Democratic challenger Beverly Powell resigned her seat on the Burleson ISD Board of Trustees to “focus full-time on her race” for SD10. Powell will continue to serve until a replacement is selected by the Board. Her seat is up for election in May.

SD17: Richwood council member and pet resort owner Lauren LaCount established a campaign committee for a potential challenge of Sen. Joan Huffman (R-Houston) as a Libertarian.

SD23: Dallas resident S.T. Russell updated his campaign committee for a potential challenge of Sen. Royce West (D-Dallas) as a Republican. Russell ran unsuccessfully for the State Board of Education ED13 in 2012 (26%) and for Dallas Co. Commissioner P3 in 2016 (27%).

HD134: Susanna Dokupil, former vice chair of the Harris County Republican Party, has established a campaign committee for a primary challenge of Rep. Sarah Davis (R-Houston).

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