August 18, 2021 •
Texas Governor Announces Special Election for August 31
On August 6, Gov. Greg Abbott announced a special election for State House District 10 is to be held on August 31 to fill the vacancy caused by the election of Representative Jake Ellzey to the 6th Congressional District on July 27.
As of the candidate filing deadline of August 12, there are a total of eight candidates running for this seat.
If necessary, a special general runoff election will be scheduled.
The winning candidate will serve the remainder of Ellzey’s term through January 2023.
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