State Rep. Jake Ellzey (R-Waxahachie) stunned the President Trump-endorsed Susan Wright, 53%-47%, to win the unexpired term of Wright’s late husband, former U.S. Rep. Ron Wright (R-Arlington).

Wright finished first in the May 1 special election thanks to Trump’s late endorsement and a corresponding surge in Election Day support. She and Ellzey received nearly the same number of early votes, but Wright received more than 4K more votes among Election Day voters than Ellzey.

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