Texas Governor Election Results 2022

A decisive victory for Greg Abbott in his third term as governor of Texas

As a former state attorney general and Texas Supreme Court justice, Abbott faced O'Rourke,  in his toughest challenge yet

On election night, O'Rourke took the stage to thank supporters and family at 9:20 p.m.

Taking advantage of national headwinds favoring the GOP, Abbott relentlessly campaigned on border security

The Rio Grande Valley played an important role in Abbott's victory, he said

As part of his call for border security, he also called on Congress to take the lead

In addition to lowering crime rates and property taxes, he defended oil and gas producers

In his campaign, Abbott focused mainly on the economy, the border, and public safety.