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The Galveston County Daily News : Politics

September 18, 2014


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Criss, Faircloth to participate in forum at Galveston College

When state Rep. Craig Eiland, D-Galveston, decided not to seek re-election for the District 23 office, it left the spot wide open for the November election.

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Saturday 08/30/2014
Independent candidate certified to run for county judge
Posted: August 30, 2014

An independent candidate running for the county’s top elected position will have his name on the ballot in November after his petition was certified by the county judge, officials said.

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Tuesday 05/27/2014
Giusti defeats O’Brien to be commissioner for Precinct 2
Posted: May 27, 2014

Calling it the most difficult thing he has ever been through, Joe Giusti relished his Republican Primary victory for County Commissioner Precinct 2.

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Grady, Darring and Ewing win judges races
Updated: May 27, 2014 - 11:28 pm

Patricia Grady unseated incumbent Judge Bret Griffin on Tuesday in the runoff election for the Republican nomination to the 212th District Court, according to complete but unofficial results from the county.

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Monday 05/05/2014
2 face incumbent on La Marque’s City Council
Updated: May 05, 2014 - 8:13 am

LA MARQUE — La Marque voters will have the choice to stay the course or look to shake things up in Saturday’s one contested City Council race.

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Hoover has the skills to do the job
Posted: May 05, 2014

Earlier this year when our brother David Hoover informed us that he intended to run for the District 4 City Council seat, we were excited ... excited for him — and for the city of Galveston where the three of us grew up.

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Pappous kept his promises
Posted: May 05, 2014

Living in Galveston for about 10 years now, I have noticed that very few citizens vote on election day. I asked myself why? The answer is simple.

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Brown would be great on council
Posted: May 05, 2014

I have known Craig Brown since I moved to Galveston. He and Angela were our next door neighbors on the West End prior to their moving downtown.

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Island deserves an independent mayor to run city
Posted: May 05, 2014

The Moodys and Kempners are working very hard this election to get a majority on the Galveston City Council. What they envision I don’t have a clue, but I hope it’s something good for Galveston. 

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