Election results: Gerdes, Klaus win Republican runoffs Posted in: News According to unofficial results from the May 24 runoff election, Gregory Klaus won the Republican primary for Bastrop County judge over Don Loucks, while Stan Gerdes won the primary for District 17 state representative, which includes Bastrop County, over Paul Pape.Klaus earned 3,382 votes, or 54.76%, compared to Louck’s 2,784, according to the results as of Tuesday night. He will face Democratic candidate Dock Jackson in November, who ran unopposed in the primary.Accross the multi-county state district, Gerdes earned 6,582 votes, or 51.27%, compared to Pape’s 6,257, and will face unopposed Democratic candidate Madeline Eden.Find results from last week’s runoff ...PLEASE LOG IN FOR PREMIUM CONTENT. Our website requires visitors to log in to view the best local news. Not yet a subscriber? Subscribe today!