Incumbent Mayor Sylvester Turner, Challenger Tony Buzbee Head To Runoff

Incumbent Mayor Sylvester Turner, Challenger Tony Buzbee Head To Runoff
Houston Public Media
Jen Rice | November 6, 2019

The Houston mayoral race is headed to a runoff between incumbent Mayor Sylvester Turner and attorney Tony Buzbee.

Turner received 46.4% of the vote, followed by Buzbee with 28.75%, according to results from 754 of 757 voting centers in Harris County. They were followed by Bill King with 14% of the vote, and Dwight Boykins with 5.9%. Sue Lovell, a former city councilmember, received 1.22% of the vote. The results came out nearly 12 hours after the polls closed last night.

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