Adrian Garcia poised for easy victory Democratic primary for county commissioner
Former Harris County Sheriff Adrian Garcia was poised to easily avoid a runoff Tuesday in his bid to become the Democratic nominee for Harris County Commissioner Precinct 2, setting the stage for what could be one of the Houston area’s highest-profile local November matchups.
Garcia, who is returning from unsuccessful bids for congress and Houston mayor, would square off against seven-year Republican Commissioner Jack Morman for the chance to represent east Harris County.
“Wow. You just made my night,” Garcia said after learning of his lead from a Chronicle reporter. “It means that we ran a... read more