Read election Q&A's with Tomball, Magnolia-area candidates

(Community Impact Newspaper staff)
(Community Impact Newspaper staff)

(Community Impact Newspaper staff)

See who is on the ballot in our Tomball and Magnolia coverage area in the upcoming election. Early voting is Oct. 13-30. Election Day is Nov. 3.

U.S. House

Election Q&A: US House District 2

Three candidates are running to be elected to U.S. House District 2.

Q&A: Meet the candidates for US House District 8


Candidates running for U.S. House District 8 answered questions prior the the Nov. 3 election.

Q&A: Meet the candidates running for U.S. House District 10

Three candidates are on the Nov. 3 ballot.

Texas Senate

Q&A: Texas Senate District 4 candidates share their legislative objectives


Incumbent Republican Brandon Creighton, Democrat Jay Stittleburg and Libertarian Cameron Brock are in the race for the Texas Senate seat that covers portions of the Greater Houston area.

Texas House

Q&A: Texas House District 3 candidates discuss biggest challenges, plans for legislation


Incumbent Cecil Bell Jr. will go up against Martin Shupp in the race for District 3 in the Texas House this November.

Election Q&A: Texas House District 15

Texas House District 15 candidates Lorena McGill and Steve Toth answer questions prior to the Nov. 3 election.

Election Q&A: Texas House District 126

Get to know the two candidates, Natali Hurtado and Sam Harless, who are running to represent Texas House District 126.

COVID-19, flood mitigation, education: Texas House District 130 candidates talk top issues in Cypress, Tomball

Before heading to the polls, see what each candidate had to say about these key issues.

Q&A: Texas House District 150 candidates discuss development, other legislative plans

Meet incumbent Valoree Swanson, Michael Robert Walsh and Jesse Herrera, who are vying for the Texas House District 150 seat.

Harris County

Election Q&A: Harris County sheriff


Get to know the two candidates, Ed Gonzalez and Joe Danna, who are running for Harris County sheriff.

Election Q&A: Harris County constable Precinct 4

Get to know the two candidates, Jeff McGowen and Mark Herman, who are running for Harris County Precinct 4 constable.

Q&A: Candidates running for Harris County Precinct 5 constable

Two candidates are running for constable in Harris County Precinct 5 this November.

Q&A: Candidates for Harris County Precinct 3 commissioner talk COVID-19 response, criminal justice

Two candidates are running in the race to replace retiring commissioner Steve Radack in Precinct 3.

Montgomery County

Candidate Q&A: Montgomery County 457th Civil Court


Candidates Marc Meyer and Vince Santini discuss issues with the newly created 457th District Court in Montgomery County.

Magnolia

Q&A: Hear from Magnolia mayor candidates Todd Kana, Jonny Williams


Meet the candidates running for mayor of the city of Magnolia: incumbent Todd Kana and Council Member Jonny Williams.

Tomball ISD

Q&A: Meet the candidates running for Tomball ISD Position 5


Incumbent Matt Schiel and Lonnell Graham are running for Position 5 on the Tomball ISD board of trustees.

Q&A: Meet the three candidates vying for Tomball ISD Position 6

Three candidates are running for Position 6 on the Tomball ISD school board.

Q&A: Meet candidates Lee McLeod and Annisa White running for Tomball ISD Position 7

Early voting begins Oct. 13.

Shawn Arrajj, Andrew Christman, Danica Lloyd, Anna Lotz, Adriana Rezal, Kelly Schafler, Ben Thompson and Hannah Zedaker contributed to this report.


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