Voters head to the polls to decide primary runoff races

Some 18 state and local races are headed to runoff races

Voters across the Rio Grande Valley and the Lone Star State went are heading to the polls on Tuesday.

Valley voters are casting their ballots in close to two dozen races.

A number of statewide and local races are up for grabs.

The winner of the Democratic Party primary runoff for Cameron County Judge will face Republican incumbent in November.

In Cameron County, winners of the runoffs for District Clerk, County Clerk and two justice of the peace offices will win the seat because there are no Republican challngers in the general election.

A state district judge's seat , two justice of the peace offices and party chairman are still up for grabs during the Democratic Party runoffs in Hidalgo County.

Action 4 News will provide LIVE ELECTION RESULTS from all of tonight's races starting after 7 pm.

Current List of Runoff Races

Republicans Democrats

Statewide Races

Lieutenant Governor (Republican) David Dewhurst Dan Patrick

Texas Attorney General (Republican) Dan Branch Ken Paxton

Comptroller of Public Accounts (Republican) Glenn Hegar Harvey Hilderbran

Texas Agriculture Commissioner (Republican) Sid Miller Tommy Merritt

Texas Railroad Commissioner (Republican) Wayne Christian Ryan Sitton

Hidalgo County Races


Cameron County Races


Statewide Races

U.S. Senator (Democrat) David M. Alameel Kesha Rogers

Texas Agriculture Commissioner (Democrat) Richard "Kinky" Friedman Jim Hogan

Hidalgo County Races

275th State District Court (Democrat) Juan Partida Fidencio Guerra, Jr.

Justice of the Peace Precinct 2, Place 2 (Democrat) Eloy Trevio Jaime "Jerry" Muoz

Justice of the Peace Precinct 4, Place 2 (Democrat) Homer Jasso Jos Luis "J.L." Salinas

Party Chairman (Democrat) Juan Maldonado Ricardo (Ric) R. Godinez

Cameron County Races

County Judge (Democrat) Joe G. Rivera Ruben R. Pea

District Clerk (Democrat) Eric Garza Elvira S. Ortiz

County Clerk (Democrat) George Kowalski Sylvia Garza Perez

County Commissioner Pct 2 (Democrat) Alex Dominguez Leonel "Leo" Lopez

Justice of the Peace, Pct 2 Place 2 (Democrat) Yolanda Teran Begum Jonathan Gracia

Justice of the Peace, Pct 2 Place 3 (Democrat) Pete Avila, Jr. Mary Ester Garcia

Justice of the Peace, Pct 3 Place 1 (Democrat) Guadalupe Ayala Manuel Flores, Jr.