Only a small percentage of precincts are reporting, but the Associated Press has already declared former Houston Mayor Bill White the winner of the Democratic nomination for governor. Read the full story here. White is reportedly expected to make his victory speech at 9 p.m. local time.
On the Republican side, Gov. Rick Perry currently has more about 53 percent of the vote, enough to avoid a runoff. But it’s too soon to say whether Perry will hang on to that margin.