Sheriff takes Democratic nomination

Hidalgo County Sheriff Eddie Guerra received more than twice as many votes as his most ardent opponent Tuesday night, according to unofficial tallies from the county’s elections office. Guerra coasted into his third term as sheriff after obtaining 63% of the vote during the March primary election, as of press time Tuesday. More than 38,000 people cast a vote in his favor. These figures reflect votes cast from more than 85% of precincts. Read the full story at themonitor.com.

Cuellar ahead but Cisneros close behind as some precincts still uncounted by midnight

Incumbent U.S. Rep. Henry Cuellar, D-Laredo, appeared to be fending off a powerful primary challenge from Jessica Cisneros as of presstime Wednesday morning. Cuellar had obtained 37,045 votes, 52.8%, across the district as of 12:30 a.m. Wednesday while Cisneros had 33,119 ballots, 47.2%. The incumbent congressman took a solid majority of the final vote in Starr County, while Cisneros led the incumbent by almost 1,000 ballots in Hidalgo County with 100 out of 101 precincts reporting there. Cuellar had received 6,126 votes, 46.17%, in Hidalgo County, led by Cisneros with 7,143 early votes or 53.83% of the total in Hidalgo County. Read the full story at themonitor.com.

Biden claims 9 Super Tuesday victories, including Texas

WASHINGTON (AP) — A resurgent Joe Biden scored victories from Texas to Massachusetts on Super Tuesday, revitalizing a presidential bid that was teetering on...

Perez-Reyes wins Democratic Primary District Clerk race

Laura Perez-Reyes, the longtime Cameron County District Clerk’s office employee who sought election to the post when her boss ran for sheriff, appeared to...

Lucio III, Dominguez win House primary races

HARLINGEN — Democratic incumbents Rep. Eddie Lucio III and Rep. Alex Dominguez rode their financial advantages to victory Tuesday in state House districts 38...

Incumbent Abel Gomez Jr. defeats Cisneros for County Constable Precinct 2

Abelardo “Abel” Gomez Jr. won reelection for his third term as Cameron County Constable Precinct 2 with a total of 10,147 according to the...

Adobatti wins 404th state district judge’s race, runoff set for 138th state district judge’s...

Unofficial election results indicate Ricardo M. Adobatti will succeed Judge Elia C. Lopez, who did not seek reelection, as the 404th state District Court...

Benavides wins fourth term as Pct.1 county commissioner

Sophia C. Benavides, the Pct. 1 Cameron County Commissioner since 2006, was re-elected to office Tuesday by a comfortable margin, garnering 4,576 votes to...

Final Election Results

These are the final unofficial election results. Democrat contested races United States Representative, District 34 - FINAL Filemon B. Vela - 23,678 Osbert Rodriguez Haro III - 1992 Diego...

Garza leads Lucio in early voting

Early voting results in the election for Cameron County Sheriff showed challenger Eric Garza barely leading the race on Tuesday night. Results published by the...