Williams wins District 25 GOP runoff

Roger Williams won the Republican runoff election for the redrawn Congressional District 25, according to preliminary results.

With all precincts reporting, preliminary results show Williams defeating Wes Riddle on a vote of 58 percent to 42 percent.

Congressional District 25 has been held by U.S. Rep. Lloyd Doggett, D-Austin, since 2005. But after the congressional map was redrawn to become more Republican and cover part of Travis County and stretch north to Fort Worth, Doggett decided to run for a different district.

Williams will take on Democrat Elaine Henderson in the general election this November.



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