After 28 years of service, Lester Gibson has decided not run for County Commissioner of Precinct 2. The decision has kicked of a highly contested race for the seat. In the week leading up to early voting we are airing conversations with each of the candidates. Feb. 13th - 19th during Morning Edition and All Things Considered you'll hear Will Burney talking with candidates for Precinct 2 County Commissioner to discuss their platforms and unique qualifications.
Vernon Davis: Republican
Vernon Davis is a retired business man in the Waco area. Following his retirement, he decided to run for County Commissioner of Precinct 2
Gina Ford: Republican
Gina Ford has served citizens of McLennan County for her entire life. She hopes to continue that service if elected.
Norman Manning: Democrat
Norman Manning has served in leadership positions at a host of organizations from the military to the private sector.
Patricia Chisolm-Miller: Democrat
Patricia Miller has served as the current commissioner's assistant for 22 years. She says she will bring that experience to the position and more.
DL Wilson: Republican
DL Wilson served at the Department of Public Safety before running for public office.