David Dewhurst (R) and tea party darling Ted Cruz (R) were headed for another round in the Republican U.S. Senate race in Texas after Dewhurst fell shy of a majority vote in yesterday's primary, the Dallas Morning News reports.
Politico: "The outcome marks the third victory for anti-establishment GOP Senate candidates in as many weeks. Earlier this month, state Treasurer Richard Mourdock upended 36-year Sen.
In another upset election, Tea Party back Ted Cruz clinched the Texas Republican Senate nomination. With forty-eight percent of the precincts reporting, Cruz was ahead of Lt. Gov. David Dewhurst 55%-45%. A Ted Cruz victory was see... Read Post
Ted Cruz, an upstart Tea Party candidate, will go head-to-head with establishment favorite David Dewhurst in a runoff for Texas' GOP Senate primary Read Post