Christian, who works as a financial planner in Center, was the odds-on favorite to win the race, partly on the strength of more than $300,000 in fundraising since July, most of it from oil and gas interests. He nabbed endorsements from Gov. Greg Abbott, each sitting railroad commissioner, industry groups and more than two dozen other state officials.
Wayne Christian wins big in Texas Railroad Commission race
Nov 9, 2016 | News RoundupLess than a minute