City Council races taking shape
Friday, February 15, 2013
by Mike Morris, Houston Chronicle
Ready or not, here they come.
Houston City Council races, particularly in seats being vacated by term-limited council members, as well as in the controversial Helena Brown‘s District A, are filling up.
Michael Kubosh held a press conference this morning to announce his candidacy for City Council, At-Large Position 3. The seat is being vacated by Melissa Noriega, who is term-limited.
The name should be familiar. The candidate is one of the bail-bondsmen Kubosh brothers who last year sought to repeal a new law requiring City H all’s permission to serve charitable meals on city-owned land, but were told they had turned in the signatures too late to force a referendum. They also organized the referendum that banned the city’s red light cameras. Kubosh ran for Senate District 7 as a Democrat in 2006, losing to Dan Patrick. Read more >>