Galveston County Local Elections

March 1, 2016: Republican and Democratic Primary Elections

Following are the local races on the ballot for the March 1, 2016 Elections in Galveston County, Texas. Candidates are listed in alphabetical order. Not all races appear on all ballots. Races that cover all of Texas are listed on our Statewide Elections page. To view your specific sample ballot, please visit the Galveston County Elections Office website.

(i) denotes incumbent

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2016 Republican Primary Candidates

US Representative, District 14

Keith Casey
Randy Weber (i)

State Senator, District 4

Brandon Creighton (i)

State Senator, District 11

Larry Taylor (i)

State Representative, District 23

Wayne Faircloth (i)

State Representative, District 24

Greg Bonnen (i)

Chief Justice, 1st Court of Appeals

Sherry Radack (i)

Justice, 1st Court of Appeals, Place 4

Evelyn Keyes (i)

Justice, 14th Court of Appeals, Place 2

Kevin Jewell
Bud Wiesedeppe

Justice, 14th Court of Appeals, Place 9

Tracy Elizabeth Christopher (i)

District Judge, 10th Judicial District

Kerry L Neves (i)

District Judge, 56th Judicial District

Lonnie Cox (i)
Wayne Mallia

District Judge, 405th Judicial District

Ben Roeder
Michelle Slaughter (i)
T Philip Washington

Sheriff

Henry A Trochesset (i)

Tax Assessor-Collector

Cheryl E Johnson (i)

County Commissioner, Pct 1

Darrell A Apffel
Barbara Meeks
Tim Paulissen

Justice of the Peace, Precinct 4

Kathleen M McCumber (i)

Constable, Pct 1

Michael "Mike" Montez (i)
Rick Sharp (i)

Constable, Pct 2

Clint Wayne Brown (i)
Jimmy Fullen (i)

Constable, Pct 4

DJ Alvarez
Jerry Fisher (i)

Republican County Chair

Carl W Gustafson (i)
Marie Robb

2016 Democratic Primary Candidates

US Representative, District 14

Michael Cole

State Representative, District 23

Lloyd Criss

Chief Justice, 1st Court of Appeals

Jim Peacock

Justice, 1st Court of Appeals, Place 4

Barbara Gardner

Justice, 14th Court of Appeals, Place 2

Jim Sharp
Candance White

Justice, 14th Court of Appeals, Place 9

Peter M Kelly

District Judge, 10th Judicial District

Cornel Walker

County Commissioner, Pct 3

Stephen D Holmes (i)

Constable, Pct 3

Derreck Rose (i)

Democratic County Chair

C John Young Jr