WICHITA FALLS, Texas (TNN) - There are six candidates running to fill Sen. Pat Fallon’s spot in the Texas Senate in the September special election.
The candidates running can be found below:
Drew Springer (R)
- District 68 State Rep.
Chris Watts (R)
- Former Mayor of Denton
Shelley Luther (R)
- Dallas salon owner who kept her salon open in opposition to Gov. Abbott’s pandemic shutdown order
Andy Hopper (R)
- Engineer and farmer/rancher from Decatur
Craig Carter (R)
- Metroplex area business owner of the Old Boot Factory
Jacob Minter (D)
- Recording Secretary for the International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers Local 20
Early voting for the special election starts on Sept. 14 and election day is Sept. 29.