By FRANCISCO E. JIMENEZ
There are at least seven runoff elections are now slated in Cameron County races. Cameron County Elections Administrator Christopher J. Davis reminded Wednesday that a candidate must get at least 50 percent plus one vote in order to avoid a runoff election—this in races of three candidates or more.
“In a race with two people, obviously the winner takes all,” explained Davis. “In a race with three or more, you need a majority of the vote to avoid a runoff.”
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