These candidates have filed for state, federal primary elections in Cy-Fair

Jan. 31 is the last day to register to vote in March 2022 primaries, and early voting will run from Feb. 14-25. (Community Impact Newspaper file photo)
Jan. 31 is the last day to register to vote in March 2022 primaries, and early voting will run from Feb. 14-25. (Community Impact Newspaper file photo)

Jan. 31 is the last day to register to vote in March 2022 primaries, and early voting will run from Feb. 14-25. (Community Impact Newspaper file photo)

Primary elections at the county, state and federal levels are scheduled for March 1. Jan. 31 is the last day to register to vote in March 2022 primaries, and early voting will run from Feb. 14-25.

The deadline to file for candidacy was Dec. 13. The following candidates have filed for positions in Cy-Fair-area federal and state races, according to the Texas Secretary of State website. Click here to see who has filed for Harris County positions.

*indicates incumbent

U.S. Congress


8th District

Candice C. Burrows (R)

Christian Collins (R)


Laura Jones (D)

Morgan Luttrell (R)

Dan McKaughan (R)

Chuck Montgomery (R)

Michael Philips (R)

Jessica Wellington (R)

18th District

Sheila Jackson Lee* (D)

Carmen Maria Montiel (R)

38th District

Diana Martinez Alexander (D)

Phil Covarrubias (R)

John Cross (R)

Jerry Ford (R)

Brett Guillory (R)

David Hogan (R)

Wesley Hunt (R)

Duncan F. Klussmann (D)

Roland Lopez (R)

Damien Matthew Peter Mockus (R)

Mark Ramsey (R)

Centrell Reed (D)

Richard Welch (R)

Texas Senate


District 7

Paul Bettencourt* (R)

District 15

Molly Cook (D)

George Vachris (R)

John Whitmire* (D)

District 18

Lois W. Kolkhorst* (R)

Josh Tutt (D)

Texas House of Representatives


District 126

E. Sam Harless* (R)

District 130

Thomas Oliverson* (R)

District 132

Cameron "Cam" Campbell (D)

Erik Le (R)

Mike Schofield* (R)

Chase West (D)

District 135

Michael May (R)

Jon Rosenthal* (D)

District 138

Josh Flynn (R)

Lacey Hull* (R)

Stephanie Morales (D)

District 148

Penny Morales Shaw* (D)

Kay Smith (R)
By Danica Lloyd

Editor, Cy-Fair

Danica joined Community Impact Newspaper as a reporter in 2016. As editor, she continues to cover local government, education, health care, real estate, development, business and transportation in Cy-Fair. Her experience prior to CI includes studying at the Washington Journalism Center and interning at a startup incubator in D.C., serving as editor-in-chief of Union University's student magazine and online newspaper, reporting for The Jackson Sun and freelancing for other publications in Arkansas and Tennessee.