“It’s one of the most interesting districts in the country.
Congressman Will Hurd is now locked in a tight race with Democratic challenger Gina Ortiz Jones.
While he's confident about the race, he said he understands the district's challenges.
It takes 10-and-a-half hours to drive across it from one side of the district to the other at 80 miles per hour,” Hurd said.
“Immigration is a big issue, but the thing people really care about is health care because most of these districts are rural.