Decision 2018 Voter's Guide

Election season is in full swing and this voting guide will help you navigate all the big races, the thorny issues and lead you to the right place and right dates to vote.

With party primaries now over, it’s time to turn our attention to what will happen in November. Will Texas remain a red state, or will there be a blue wave for the first time in decades? 

Come Election Day, will incumbent Republican Senator Ted Cruz be able to hold off a challenge from upstart grassroots Democratic State Representative Beto O’Rourke? Will Sheriff Lupe Valdez be able to unseat Governor Greg Abbott?

Those questions and more will be answered in the coming months by you, the voter. Spectrum News will be your place for all your Decision 2018 coverage.


Election Dates:

November 6th - General Election

What positions are on the November ballot?

  • Texas Governor (held by Greg Abbott)
  • U.S.Senator (held by Ted Cruz)
  • Lt. Governor (held by Dan Patrick)
  • Attorney General (held by Ken Paxton)
  • Commissioner of the General Land Office (held by George P. Bush)
  • Commissioner of Agriculture (held by Sid Miller)
  • Texas Supreme Court Justice Seats
  • All of Texas's 36 seats in the U.S. House of Representatives