Monday, March 5, 2012
MEDICINE'S CANDIDATES PREPARE FOR MAY 29 PARTY PRIMARIES
Finally, we know when this year’s elections will be and where the Texas legislative and congressional district lines will fall. A federal three-judge panel ruled that our long-delayed primary elections will take place May 29, with runoffs on July 31. As an article in this month’s Texas Medicine explains, a record number of TMA and TMA Alliance members will be on the ballot this year. Read why men and women like Friendswood neurosurgeon Greg Bonnen, MD, are running for office for the first time, and what he and the rest of our “Special Nine” think they bring to the U.S. Congress and Texas Legislature.
Posted by Steve Levine at 10:44 AM