(Laredo) The names on the ballot for District 8 are set. No new names were added which means there are 4 candidates vying for the seat.
They are Rachel Ibarra, Vicky Garcia, Jose Maldonado, and Roberto Balli.
The green party announced two new candidates. Jesse Herrera will be running for District 6 against incumbent Charlie San Miguel and Erika Martinez will be running for Webb County Commissioner for Precinct 1 against Frank Sciraffa. Both candidates say this is the first time they have run for office and says it’s time to give voters a voice.
Webb County (Texas) Green Party selects candidate Erika Martinez to run for Pct. 1 County Commissioner in November. The seat recently opened up when the previous Commissioner resigned after pleading guilty to bribery.
Run with Erika 2014
Erika will face the Democratic candidate, another former county commissioner, who is alleged in a current sexual harassment lawsuit to have forced one or more female county employees to have sex with him as a condition of their employment while he was a Commissioner.