Gay woman tops Houston mayoral field

There are 2 comments on the Nov 3, 2009, www.google.com story titled Gay woman tops Houston mayoral field. In it, www.google.com reports that:

The openly gay city controller and a former city attorney backed by business interests were the top vote getters in Tuesday's mayoral race in Houston. next: a runoff .

Join the discussion below, or Read more at www.google.com.

Since: Dec 08

Toronto, ON, Canada

#1 Nov 4, 2009
The article is confusing. It says there were four candidates but one Republican. I assume it is non-partisan but candidate have a declared party preference for state and federal elections. Can someone clarify?
Robert

El Cerrito, CA

#2 Nov 4, 2009
An openly gay woman running for office in Texas....you are incredibly brave, best of luck!

Tell me when this thread is updated:

Subscribe Now Add to my Tracker

Add your comments below

Characters left: 4000

Please note by submitting this form you acknowledge that you have read the Terms of Service and the comment you are posting is in compliance with such terms. Be polite. Inappropriate posts may be removed by the moderator. Send us your feedback.

Rice University Discussions

Title Updated Last By Comments
News Three join race for EPISD board Mar '15 vanilla ad campaign 1
News After election defeat, Democrats aim for long-t... Nov '14 ima-Ilis Myka Ash... 1
News Like Lincoln and FDR, Obama faces nation in cri... (Nov '08) Oct '14 yon 52
News Association between US immigration and rise in ... (Aug '14) Aug '14 N8 the Grrr8 1
News Houston Ballet Welcomes New Chief of Developmen... (Aug '14) Aug '14 Gasman 2
News The Texas Border has Relaunched Rick Perry's Pr... (Aug '14) Aug '14 Here Is One 9
News Wendy Davis tries to get Texas campaign for gov... (Jun '14) Jun '14 Cordwainer Trout 2
More from around the web