Jasmine Felicia Crockett edges out narrow victory over incumbent Lorraine Birabil in race for House District 100

The primary runoff election was held July 14. (Courtesy Adobe Stock)
The primary runoff election was held July 14. (Courtesy Adobe Stock)

The primary runoff election was held July 14. (Courtesy Adobe Stock)

Unofficial results from the Dallas County Elections Office show Jasmine Felicia Crockett has edged out a narrow victory over incumbent Lorraine Birabil in the Democratic primary runoff.

In absence of a Republican opponent in the November election, this means Crockett will likely become the representative for House District 100. Some mail-in ballots have yet to be counted.

In other races, Mary "MJ" Hegar won over Royce West for the Democratic Party nomination for U.S. Senate. She will face Republican incumbent U.S. Sen. John Cornyn in November.

In the statewide race for railroad commissioner, Chrysta Castaneda finished ahead of challenger Roberto R. "Beto" Alonzo and will face Republican Jim Wright in the general election.

Candace Valenzuela won over Kim Olson in the race for U.S. State Representative of District 24. In November, Valenzuela will face Republican candidate Beth Van Duyne and Libertarian candidate Darren Hamilton.


In Dallas County, Audra LaDawn Riley maintained a significant lead over challenger Teresa Jan Hawthorne throughout the night as voting results came in. With 61.79% of the vote, Riley will go on to become the judge for Criminal District Court No. 3, as there is no Republican opponent running in November.

On the Democratic Party ballot:








By Olivia Lueckemeyer
Olivia Lueckemeyer graduated in 2013 from Loyola University New Orleans with a degree in journalism. She joined Community Impact Newspaper in October 2016 as reporter for the Southwest Austin edition before her promotion to editor in March 2017. In July 2018 she returned home to the Dallas area and became editor of the Richardson edition.


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