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Trump holds narrow lead over Biden in Texas; Nehls, Fletcher and Crenshaw all win races

President Trump is ahead of former VP Joe Biden in Texas.
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Joe Biden and President Donald Trump

HOUSTON — It's been an eventful Election Night and it's not over yet.  In the biggest race in Texas, President Trump is holding onto a lead over Joe Biden. The traditionally red state is leaning that way again, but it's not yet been called.  In the Senate, incumbent John Cornyn held onto his seat, beating Democratic challenger MJ Hegar. Dan Crenshaw has beaten Sima Ladjevardian, Troy Nehls and Lizzie Fletcher also won their races.

You can get full real-time election results at KHOU.com/Elections.

President Donald Trump vs. former VP Joe Biden

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Joe Biden and President Donald Trump

The race in Texas between President Donald Trump and former Vice President Joe Biden is still up in the air.  While Biden had the edge after the early vote, Trump came back and took the lead as more results came in.


Senator John Cornyn vs. MJ Hegar

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MJ Hegar and Sen. John Cornyn

Senator John Cornyn held onto his Senate seat by beating Democratic challenger MJ Hegar.  

Troy Nehls vs. Sri Preston Kulkarni

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Sri Preston Kulkarni and Troy Nehls

In the race for District 22, Republican Troy Nehls defeated Democrat Sri Preston Kulkarni. 

Rep. Lizzie Fletcher vs. Wesley Hunt

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Rep. Lizzie Fletcher and Wesley Hunt

According to the Associated Press, incumbent Lizzie Fletcher beat challenger Wesley Hunt in District 7. 

Rep. Dan Crenshaw vs. Sima Ladjevardian 

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Rep. Dan Crenshaw and Sima Ladjevardian

Incumbent Dan Crenshaw won his District 2 race over Sima Ladjevardian. Here's a recap of that race. 


Texas House balance of power

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What happens in the Texas House on Tuesday could shape Texas law for a decade. Here's what you need to know about the balance of power


The election results will be on a continuous stream throughout the night on KHOU, Channel 11, as well as our mobile news app, social media and Roku. You'll also be able to find the results at khou.com/elections or on the 6 News app.