If you signed a petition to get a candidate on the ballot, be mindful of which primary you vote in Tuesday. Lubbock County Democratic Party Chair Johnnie Jones says, "If you signed a petition for a Democratic candidate, you are not eligible to vote in the Republican primary."
About 1,000 Lubbock voters signed a petition, nominating three local democratic candidates. Those people are now ineligible to vote in the Republican primary. Crossing over - would be in felony violation of election law.
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