Latest Run-off elections News

US Rep. Tony Gonzales of Texas fights off challenge from gun-rights activist in GOP runoff

May. 29, 2024 01:12 AM EDT

AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — Republican Rep. Tony Gonzales of Texas has won his primary over a gun-rights activist who pushed the border congressman to a runoff and threatened to unseat a U.S. House incumbent. Gonzales defeated Brandon Herrera, a gun enthusiast who calls himself “The AK...

Gains but no triumph for a far-right German party in local elections in an eastern state

May. 27, 2024 02:55 AM EDT

BERLIN (AP) — The far-right Alternative for Germany made gains but failed to secure outright victories in local elections in an eastern state where the party is strong and its regional leader, one of the party's best-known figures, was recently convicted of knowingly using a Nazi slogan in a...

Roughly halfway through primary season, runoffs in Texas are testing 2 prominent Republicans

May. 25, 2024 00:03 AM EDT

AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — The 2024 primary season is roughly halfway over and there have been few shakeups so far, with just one U.S. House member defeated and incumbents widely prevailing in state Capitols. But the runoffs in Texas on Tuesday are a test for two prominent Republicans:...

AP Decision Notes: What to expect in the Texas primary runoffs

May. 24, 2024 07:06 AM EDT

WASHINGTON (AP) — Two prominent Texas Republicans are looking to settle political scores within their own party in the primary runoff elections on Tuesday, when voters will decide nearly three dozen unresolved races from the state’s March 5 primary. For entirely different...

Georgia Justice Andrew Pinson beats challenger as 2 Republicans head to runoff in open US House seat

May. 22, 2024 00:14 AM EDT

ATLANTA (AP) — A Georgia state Supreme Court incumbent has won an election that was unusually heated by the standards of the state's nonpartisan judicial elections, while voters in the state also advanced a former Donald Trump aide and a former state Senate majority leader to a GOP runoff for an...

Republican Mike Dugan advances to primary runoff election in Georgia's 3rd Congressional District

May. 21, 2024 23:17 PM EDT
WASHINGTON (AP) — Republican Mike Dugan advances to primary runoff election in Georgia's 3rd Congressional District.

Republican Brian Jack advances to primary runoff election in Georgia's 3rd Congressional District

May. 21, 2024 23:11 PM EDT
WASHINGTON (AP) — Republican Brian Jack advances to primary runoff election in Georgia's 3rd Congressional District.

Democrat Shawn Harris advances to primary runoff election in Georgia's 14th Congressional District

May. 21, 2024 21:54 PM EDT
WASHINGTON (AP) — Democrat Shawn Harris advances to primary runoff election in Georgia's 14th Congressional District.

Republican Chuck Hand advances to primary runoff election in Georgia's 2nd Congressional District

May. 21, 2024 21:53 PM EDT
WASHINGTON (AP) — Republican Chuck Hand advances to primary runoff election in Georgia's 2nd Congressional District.

Republican Wayne Johnson advances to primary runoff election in Georgia's 2nd Congressional District

May. 21, 2024 21:53 PM EDT
WASHINGTON (AP) — Republican Wayne Johnson advances to primary runoff election in Georgia's 2nd Congressional District.