Early Voting continues for the May 6 local elections in jurisdictions holding them.

AG: Attorneys representing Attorney General Ken Paxton continue to seek another judge for his criminal securities fraud trial, which was relocated to Harris Co. by District Judge George Gallagher. A letter sent to Harris Co. District Clerk Chris Daniel asked him to assign the case “as it would with any new criminal case.” Criminal trials in Harris Co. are ordinarily assigned randomly to district judges.

CD2: Spring resident James Graf filed paperwork establishing a campaign committee for a potential challenge to U.S. Rep. Ted Poe (R-Humble) as a Democrat.

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