Attorney Heriberto “Eddie” Morales was elected by the District 74 voters as the Democratic nominee for the State Representative race that will take place in the month of November.
Morales beat out, opponents Ramsey E. Cantu, and Rowland Garza for the opportunity to challenge Republican nominee Ruben Falcon who beat out Robert Garza in the Republican race.
Morales received 9,398 votes 51 % of the vote District wide while Cantu had 28 % or about 5,034 votes.
Garza garnered 22% of the vote with 4,065 votes.
Locally, Morales received 5,251 votes while Cantu came in at 4,043.
Rowland Garza had 445 votes.
Throughout the 12 County District there were over 18,500 votes.