Thibaut down by 20 points in Absentee and Early Voting

Harris County Dems Open Down


Harris County just posted its early voting results.


State Rep. Kristi Thibaut, who was expected to have a close race against GOP challenger Jim Murphy, lost drastically in the absentee and early voting. With a total of 16,000 votes cast, she’s down 20 points. This race was expected to be competitive


State Rep. Ellen Cohen also lost the early votes by a hefty margin, though not as bad as Kristi Thibaut. She’s down a little over five points, amounting to about 1,500 votes.


There’s still plenty of votes to come in throughout the night, but this first peak doesn’t look for the Ds.