At least one Houston Chronicle reporter and at least one editor forgot that Ed Emmett still had an opponent when Ahmad Hassan dropped out of the race. They forgot to check with the County Clerk's office. But then, the County Clerk's website didn't even have the candidates for the November election up yet. They were still concerned with a special election that just happened.
The weekly San Antonio Current seems to have forgotten that incumbent Democrat Mike Villarreal has Green opposition in the race for his seat in the Texas House. Somebody must have alerted them, because the Current made up for its lack of due diligence by running this short interview with Dr. Paul Ingmundson.
This is one Dr. Paul I think I could vote for, if I lived in that part of San Antonio—unlike, say Dr. Ron Paul or Dr. Rand Paul. At the very least, I might patronize him for help with my sleep disorders.
If you're curious where District 123 is, it's mostly the north side of San Antonio, as well as the downtown area. Here's DistrictViewer, a cool little map-app that shows the boundaries of all Texas Congressional, State House, State Senate, and State Board of Education districts.
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