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Sheila Jackson Lee, John Whitmire advance to runoff in hard-fought Houston mayor’s race

John Whitmire and Sheila Jackson Lee clinched spots in a runoff in the Houston mayor’s race Tuesday, guaranteeing that a veteran legislator will serve as the powerful mayor of the biggest city in Texas at a moment of voter anxiety and a looming budget deficit. Whitmire, a state senator, and Jackson Lee, a U.S. representative, […]