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      Tuesday
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      Texas Ag. Commission runoff opponent to be determined

      Runoff election set for May 27

      AUSTIN, Texas (AP) - Sid Miller has advanced to a runoff for the Republican nomination for Texas agriculture commissioner.

      His opponent in the runoff had not yet been determined Tuesday night.

      Miller is a former state representative from Stephenville. He attracted statewide attention for his conservative views in the Legislature, including passing a bill that requires doctors to perform a sonogram before an abortion.

      The agriculture commissioner is responsible for promoting Texas products while regulating food products for safety.

      The runoff election will be held May 27.

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