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Republican Blake Farenthold is ahead of Democrat Solomon Ortiz (TX-7) by 3,700 votes with 50,000 counted. It’s not enough of a lead to count on it holding up, but it’s enough to know it’s a real race.

Chet Edwards is Texas toast — down by 15,000 votes already.

Henry Olsen — Mr. Olsen is a senior fellow at the Ethics and Public Policy Center, an editor at UnHerd.com, and the author of The Working Class Republican: Ronald Reagan and the Return of Blue-Collar Conservatism.

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