John Lujan

John Lujan

The San Antonio Express-News editorial board has endorsed Republican John Lujan III over Democrat Tomas Uresti for election to the unexpired term of former Rep. Joe Farias (D-San Antonio). Lujan, an information technology business owner and retired firefighter, received 28% of the vote in the special election, 6 points ahead of Uresti, a Harlandale ISD trustee. Farias’s son Gabe finished third with 19% and is running against Uresti for the Democratic nomination for a full term.

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