Birabil claims state House seat
Veteran activist Lorraine Birabil defeated developer James Armstrong III on Tuesday in the race to replace Dallas Mayor Eric Johnson in the Texas House.
She opened a commanding lead in early voting, and by late Tuesday night, there were not enough uncounted votes to change the outcome.
“I am so incredibly thankful for the strong support of my neighbors,” Birabil told The Dallas Morning News. “I’m ready to go to work for residents in every corner of the district. I will work t...