A candidate running for Justice of the Peace in Texas must have been a Texas resident for one year, and a resident of the precinct for which they’re running for at least six months prior to running. These judges serve four-year terms – in case you’re wondering. And a Justice of the Peace can earn well over 100,000 dollars a year – and has very good benefits.
• 2008 Delegate- Texas State Democratic Convention
• Licensed to practice law for 15 years in the State of Texas
• Sustaining member of the Harris County Democratic Party