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Early voting to begin in run-off election
Houston County Courier - March 2008
Early voting in the Democratic Primary Run-off Election for the position of Texas Railroad Commissioner between Democratic candidates Dale Henry and Mark Thompson will be held at the Houston County Courthouse Annex Monday-Tuesday, March 31-April 4.
In the Tuesday, March 4 election in Houston County Henry received 455 votes while Thompson garnered 922.
Statewide in 8,247 precincts, Henry received 539,300 votes and Thompson got the nod from 940,722 citizens.
Thompson received 48.32 percent approval to Henry's 27.70 percent.
For Houston County voters the last day to register to vote is Monday, March 10 and the last day to request a ballot by mail is Tuesday, April 1.
For additional information regarding the Democratic Primary Run-off Election contact Houston County Clerk Bridget Lamb at 544-3255 ext. 240.