July 20, 2012 | 23rd Congressional Runoff Preview
A July 31st runoff for the 23rd Congressional seat will test the strengths of Democrats Ciro Rodriguez and Pete Gallego. The winner will face Republican incumbent U.S. Representative Francisco Canseco in November. Rodriguez served in Congress for 12 years and lost to Canseco in 2010. Gallego has served for more than 20 years as a state House representative.