The results were seen as a blow to Democrats because two Republicans earned enough votes to advance to a runoff. Susan Wright, the wife of the late Republican Rep. Ron Wright, was followed in votes by Jake Ellzey who eked out a win over Democrat Jana Lynne Sanchez. "Republicans grabbed the two runoff slots in the Texas 6 special election yesterday. Of course, it is hard to determine the mood of the country from one special election that happened to fall on the same day as the Kentucky Derby. "The Democrats have just conceded the race," Trump said in a statement.
Source: Fox News May 03, 2021 09:11 UTC