State Rep. Eric Eisnaugle on Tuesday easily won a Republican primary in Orange County’s House District 44, sending him into a November contest against no-party candidate Matthew Falconer.
With all precincts reporting, Eisnaugle had about 84.7 percent of the vote, while primary opponent Stephen Facella had slightly more than 15 percent.
Also, Republican Mike Miller defeated Maurice “Mo” Pearson in a GOP primary in Orange County’s House District 47. Miller, who received about 74 percent of the vote, will take on Rep. Linda Stewart in November.
Also, Rene “Coach P” Plasencia topped Ed Rodriguez in a GOP primary in Orange County’s District 49. Plasencia will face Rep. Joe Saunders in the general election.