2018 Candidates

Candidates for the March 6th primary election.*

To find out more information about candidates, refer to their website/Facebook page, or visit 

 League of Women Voters elections guide



United States Senator

Beto O’Rourke   betofortexas.com/

U.S. Representative, District 31

MJ Hegar   www.mjfortexas.com/

Christine Mann   christine4congress.com/




Lupe Valdez   www.lupevaldez.com/ 

Andrew White   www.andrewwhite.com/

Lieutenant Governor

Mike Collier   www.collierfortexas.com/


Attorney General

Justin Nelson   nelsonfortexas.com/


Comptroller of Public Accounts

Joi Chevalier   www.joifortexas.com/


Commissioner of the General Land Office

Miguel Suazo   www.miguelsuazo.org/


Commissioner of Agriculture

Kim Olson   votekimolson.org/


Railroad Commissioner

Roman McAllen   www.mcallenfortexas.com/


Justice, Supreme Court, Place 2

Steven Kirkland   www.judgestevenkirkland.com/


Justice, Supreme Court, Place 4

R.K. Sandill   www.sandillfortexas.com/


Justice, Supreme Court, Place 6

Kathy Cheng   chengforjustice.com/


Presiding Judge, Court of Criminal Appeals

Maria T. (Terri) Jackson   *No website listed


Judge, Court of Criminal Appeals, Place 7

Ramona Franklin   www.facebook.com/JudgeRamonaFranklin/


State Senator, District 5

Meg Walsh   www.megwalshfortexas.com


State Representative, District 20

Stephen Wyman   *Website Not Found


State Representative, District 52

James Talarico   www.jamestalarico.com/


State Representative, District 136

John Bucy   www.bucyfortexas.com/


Justice, Third Court of Appeals District, Place 2

Edward Smith   *Website Not Found


Justice, Third Court of Appeals District, Place 3

Chari Kelly   charikelly.com/


Justice, Third Court of Appeals District, Place 5

Thomas J. Baker   www.facebook.com/Thomas-J-Baker-3rd-Court-of-Appeals-Place-5-State-of-Texas-484135991972546/


Justice, Third Court of Appeals District, Place 6

Gisela D. Triana   www.judgetriana.com/



County Judge

Blane Conklin   conklinforcountyjudge.com/


Judge, County Court-At-Law, #1

Don Morehart   www.facebook.com/Don-Morehart-For-Judge-1563122890446607/


County Clerk

Jessica Tiedt   www.jessicaforwilco.com/


County Treasurer

Omar Kadir   www.facebook.com/electomar/


County Commissioner, Pct. 2

Kasey Reedus   kaseyredusforwilco.com/


County Commissioner, Pct. 4

Carlos Salinas   *Website Not Found


Justice of the Peace, Pct. 1

KT Musselman   www.ktforjp.com/


Justice of the Peace, Pct. 2

Jonasu Wagstaff   www.facebook.com/Jonasu4JP/


Justice of the Peace, Pct. 3

Katherine Kerr Kubatzky   voteforkatherine.com/


Justice of the Peace, Pct. 4

Stacy Hackenberg   www.hackenbergforjp4.org/


* Not all candidates will appear on all ballots.  Candidates are listed in alphabetical order, NOT in the order they will appear on the ballot.  If a candidate finds an error, please email PartyChair@wilcodemocrats.org to provide any corrections.