Election 2018: Live updates from midterm Election Day
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Election 2018: Live updates from midterm Election Day
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Author: Ricky Cody, Malik Mingo
Published: 2:54 PM CST November 6, 2018
Updated: 10:36 AM CST November 8, 2018
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UPDATED: 9:15 P.M.

Unites States Senator: Early

Ted Cruz (R) Votes: 2,534,644 Projected Winner

Ted Cruz (R) 48.1%:

Beto O'Rourke (D) Votes: 2,691,351

Beto O'Rourke (D) 50.08%:

Neal M. Dikeman (L) Votes: 57,263

Neal M. Dikeman (L) 1.1%

Precincts Reporting:

U.S. Representative, District 11: Early

Mike Conaway (R) Votes:

Mike Conaway (R) 77%:

Jennie Lou Leeder (D) Votes:

Jennie Lou Leeder (D) 22%:

Rhett Rosenquest Smith (L) Votes:

Rhett Rosenquest Smith (L) 1%:

Precincts Reporting:

U.S. Representative, District 19: Early

Jodey Arrington (R) Votes:

Jodey Arrington (R) 81%:

Miguel Levario (D) Votes:

Miguel Levario (D) 19%:

Precincts Reporting:

Governor: Early

Greg Abbott (R) Votes: 2,224,086 PROJECTED WINNER

Greg Abbott (R) 54%:

Lupe Valdez (D) Votes: 1,963,805

Lupe Valdez (D) 44.4%:

Mark Tippetts (L) Votes: 70,825

Mark Tippetts (L) 1.6%

Precincts Reporting:

Lieutenant Governor: Early

Dan Patrick (R) Votes:

Dan Patrick (R) 51%:

Mike Collier (D) Votes:

Mike Collier (D) 47%:

Kerry Douglas McKennon (L) Votes:

Kerry Douglas McKennon (L) 2%:

Precincts Reporting:

Attorney General: Early

Ken Paxton (R) Votes:

Ken Paxton (R) 50%:

Justin Nelson (D) Votes:

Justin Nelson (D) 48%:

Michael Ray Harris (L) Votes:

Michael Ray Harris (L) 2%:

Precincts Reporting:

Commissioner of Agriculture: Early

Sid Miller (R) Votes:

Sid Miller (R) 53%:

Kim Olson (D) Votes:

Kim Olson (D) 44%:

Richard Carpenter (L) Votes:

Richard Carpenter (L) 3%:

Precincts Reporting:

Abilene ISD Bond:



YES %: 00.0%

NO %: 00.0%

Precincts Reporting:

Taylor County Bond: Early

YES VOTES: 10,824

NO VOTES: 6,732

YES %: 61.65%

NO %: 38.35%

Precincts Reporting:

San Angelo ISD Bond: Early

YES VOTES: 6,671

NO VOTES: 9,592

YES %: 41.02%

NO %: 59.98%

Precincts Reporting:

Christoval ISD Bond: Early



YES %: 42.37%

NO %: 57.63%

Precincts Reporting:

County Commissioner, Precinct 4: Early

Ford Votes:

Write-in Votes:

Ford 92%:

Write-in (Gilbert Gallegos) 8%:

Precincts Reporting:

Justice of the Peace, Precinct 1: Early

Werner Votes:

Ayana Votes:

Werner %: 62%

Ayana %: 38%

Precincts Reporting:

Water Valley ISD Board of Trustees: Early

Bloss Votes:

Bloss %: 15.35%

McCoy Votes:

McCoy %: 5.45%

Sutton Votes:

Sutton %: 18.79%

Naylor Votes:

Naylor %: 22.24%

Herman Votes:

Herman %: 20.66%

Lacy Votes:

Lacy %: 17.50%

Eula ISD Board of Trustees: Early

Flatt Votes:

Flatt %: 18.75%

Dean Votes:

Dean %: 19.14%

Cole Votes:

Cole %: 18.36%

Collins Votes:

Collins %: 14.45%

Gray Votes:

Gray %: 14.84%

Conway Votes:

Conway %: 77%

Courtesy of the Associated Press and Election offices