"I've spoken by phone to Charles X White, the founder of TPPAC and he's still going over the numbers and has not certified, or published the final results as of the date of this "BLOG POST", explains Taylor. "However, White has assured us that Ben Hall did in fact receive a majority of the votes that were cast by the "STRAW POLL" participants".
HOW WAS THE TPPAC "STRAW POLL" CONDUCTED?
2015 CANDIDATES FOR MAYOR
Mayor Annise Parker is currently serving her third and final term. She is term-limited and cannot run for re-election. A few of the key candidates running for Mayor of Houston in the Tuesday, November 3, 2015 City of Houston Mayoral Election is as follows: Chris Bell, Bill King, Adrian Garcia, Nguyen Thai Hoc, Chistopher Legier, Sylvester Turner, Demetria Smith, Ben Hall, Victoria Lane, Marty McVey, and Stephen C. Costello. Early voting begins on Monday, October 19, 2015 and ends on Friday, October 30, 2015. THIS SEAT IS OPEN in the upcoming election.
WELCOME NEWS FOR HALL
"While we aren’t exactly sure how many votes were cast in this straw poll; winning the poll is welcome news for Hall and his campaign team as Hall seeks to gain momentum,” says Taylor.
THE MAYOR'S STATEMENT