April 3 primaries threatened, campaign reports filed

Closing arguments in the U.S. Supreme Court were taking place as this story went to press Tuesday, Jan. 31. Those arguments and the seemingly stalled talks over redrawing district maps between Texas’ Democratic and Republican  parties and other opposition groups are putting the April 3 General Primary Election date in question. See the February 2 edition of the Mount Vernon Optic-Herald for primary information and a listing of candidate expenses forms that had been filed.