Erica Hughes -- Ground Game Spotlight

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2018 HARRIS COUNTY SPOTLIGHT

“Our Fight for the Future begins NOW! So, take time today to join the Fight by making certain that you take the opportunity to early vote. Together we can make a difference, One Vote at a time!”

ERICA HUGHES

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ERICA HUGHES 2018 DEMOCRATIC CANDIDATE FOR JUDGE, COUNTY CRIMINAL COURT AT LAW NO. 3 Election Day: Tuesday, November 6, 2018

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Attorney Erica Hughes is seeking to unseat Republican Judge Natalie Fleming on Tuesday, November 6, 2018, in the race for Judge, Harris County Criminal Court at Law No.3. So don’t forget that early voting will begin on Monday, October 22, 2018, and end on Friday, November 2, 2018. Aubrey R. Taylor Communications is the publisher of Ground-Game Magazine® and Houston Business Connections Magazine® . No information contained herein may be reprinted or published in any other form without our expressed written permission.The mission of Houston Business Connections Magazine© is to assist our readers with identifying corporations, public servants, small business owners, and other entities who value our support as we endeavor to inform, empower and motivate our readers to actively participate in the process of cooperative economics and positive voter engagement. Call (832)212-8735 or (281)788-3033 if you need assistance with your branding, marketing or advertising needs!

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People From All Walks of Life are Endorsing Captain Erica Hughes AUBREY R. TAYLOR REPORTS©

Captain Erica Hughes is a Houston based attorney and Judge Advocate for the National Guard who has a desire to see that the Judicial System becomes fair and balanced for all. Captain Hughes joined the race for Harris County Criminal Court at Law No. 3, in part, because she has witnessed firsthand how some judges fall short of administering justice in an even-handed manner. In her opinion, some local judges seem to be closedminded and display a disposition of prejudiced toward some defendants and attorneys alike – who enter their courtroom. There’s a distinct difference, in her opinion between individuals who enter the Harris County courtrooms with "LOW INCOME" and very little knowledge of their rights – and those who enter the same courtrooms with “HIGH-POWERED” attorneys and deep pocketbooks. Captain Hughes believes that fairness is more often than not, doled out to individuals based upon their financial status, connections, ethnicity, and other contributing factors that should not be coming into play whereas court matters are concerned. Captain Hughes also believes that the time has come for things to change

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“Captain Erica Hughes values the vote of every Harris County, Texas voter.”


ERICA HUGHES 2018 DEMOCRATIC CANDIDATE FOR JUDGE, COUNTY CRIMINAL COURT AT LAW NO. 3


in Harris County! Captain Hughes furthermore believes that “IMPARTIALITY” and an “UNFAIR JUSTICE SYSTEM" must become a thing of the past. Her passion and drive to become the presiding judge for Harris County Criminal Court at Law No. 3 is fueled by the inequality she’s seen play out as it relates to individuals with low income, no political ties, or no knowledge of the legal system. Captain Hughes attended and graduated from Prairie View A&M University. And after obtaining her undergraduate degree she received a full scholarship to Texas Southern University’s Thurgood Marshall School of Law located at 3100 Cleburne Street in Houston, Texas. Captain Hughes’s mother and father who was a non-commissioned officer in the United States Army, and a retired United States postal worker raised her into the woman she's become today. After achieving her “LIFELONG DREAM” of becoming a lawyer back in 2006, Captain Hughes has remained in Houston, Texas and has successfully practiced law in the bayou city.

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“Captain Erica Hughes values the vote of every Harris County, Texas voter.”


Chuy Vivanco and his family run an oil and gas company right here in the city of Houston. They are all endorsing Captain Erica Hughes in the race for Judge, County Criminal Court at Law No. 3 in Harris County, Texas on Tuesday, November 6, 2018.

“Distinguished People from All Walks of Life are Endorsing Captain Erica Hughes in 2018.�

Steve Blanchard is an owner operator of an insurance agency, and His wife Katherine is an owner and coach of a Crossfit Gym. They are both endorsing Captian Erica Hughes in the race for Judge, County Criminal Court at Law No. 3 in Harris County, Texas.



Thank you to my Pastor Terrance H. Johnson and First Lady Torsha Johnson as well as the entire Higher Dimensions Church family for supporting my calling and quest to Restore Fairness and Justice for all to our Judicial System in Harris County, Texas. Together we can make a difference one vote at a time.

“Distinguished People from All Walks of Life are Endorsing Captain Erica Hughes in 2018.�


SPOTLIGHT

DON’T FORGET THAT EVERY VOTE WILL MATTER ON TUESDAY, NOVEMBER 6TH IN HARRIS COUNTY ANALYSIS BY AUBREY R. TAYLOR

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here’s a lot of talk about Texas being a red state floating around. Sure, traditionally that has been the case. But after the historic showing put on display by Texas Democrats back on Tuesday, March 6, 2018, reasonable minds would have to agree that the aforementioned distinction could possibly be on the verge of becoming a hue of a different shade in the very near future – especially if Democrats have anything to say about it.. But on Tuesday, November 6, 2018, the day when Democratic hopefuls and Republican hopefuls are set to face off, nothing should be taken for granted. So, don’t forget that we must make it our business to elect the “BEST-QUALIFIED” candidates who value our vote when we go to the polls to cast our vote!

EARLY VOTING PERIOD:

The early voting period will begin on Monday, October 22, 2018, and end on Friday, November 2, 2018 in the State of Texas.

ELECTION DAY VOTING:

If you can’t vote early for some reason, you can still cast your vote on Tuesday, November 6, 2018 in the State of Texas

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The Race for Comptroller of Public Accounts Glenn Hegar (Republican)

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Joi Chevalier (Democrat)

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Glenn Hegar and Joi Chevalier are the Republican and Democratic candidates running for Comptroller of Public Accounts in Texas.

Presiding Judge, Court of Criminal Appeals, Place 1 Sharon Keller (Republican)

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Maria T. Jackson (Democrat)

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Sharon Keller and Maria T. Jackson are the Republican and Democratic candidates running for Presiding Judge, Court of Criminal Appeals in the State of Texas on November 6, 2018.

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“Research these candidates and make your selection before going to the polls on Tuesday, November 6, 2018.”


State Representative, District 131 Syed S. Ali (Republican)

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Alma A. Allen (Democrat)

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Syed S. Ali and Alma A. Allen are the Republican and Democratic candidates running for State Representative, District 131 in Texas.

Judge, Court of Criminal Appeals, Place 7

Barbara Paker Hervey (Republican)

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Ramona Franklin (Democrat)

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Barbara Parker Hervey and Ramona Franklin are the Republican and Democratic candidates running for Judge, Court of Criminal Appeals, Place 7 in Texas .

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State Representative, District 147 Thomas Wang (Republican)

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Garnet F. Coleman (Democrat)

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Thomas Wang and Garnet F. Coleman are the Republican and Democratic candidates running for State Representative, District 147.

District Judge, 55th Judicial District Court Jeff Shadwick (Republican)

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Latosha Lewis Payne (Democrat)

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Jeff Shadwick and Latosha Lewis Payne are the Republican and Democratic candidates running for District Judge, 55th Judicial District Court in Harris County on November 6th.

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“Research these candidates and make your selection before going to the polls on Tuesday, November 6, 2018.”


District Judge, 180th Judicial District Court Catherine Evans (Republican)

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DaSean Jones (Democrat)

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Catherine Evans and DaSean Jones are the Republican and Democratic candidates running for District Judge, 180th Judicial District Court.

District Judge, 182nd Judicial District Court Jesse McClure (Republican)

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Danilo “Danny” Lacayo (Democrat)

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Jesse McClure and Danilo “Danny” Lacayo are the Republican and Democratic candidates running for District Judge, 182nd Judicial District Court in Harris County.

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District Judge, 262nd Judicial District Court Tammy J. Thomas (Republican)

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Lori Chambers Gray (Democrat)

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Tammy J. Thomas and Lori Chambers Gray are the Republican and Democratic candidates running for Judge, 262nd Judicial District Court.

District Judge, 263rd Judicial District Court Charles Johnson (Republican)

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Amy Martin (Democrat)

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Charles Johnson and Amy Martin are the Republican and Democratic candidates running for Judge, 263rd Judicial District Court in Harris County on Tuesday, November 6, 2018.

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“Research these candidates and make your selection before going to the polls on Tuesday, November 6, 2018.”


District Judge, 270th Judicial District Brent Gamble (Republican)

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Dedra Davis (Democrat)

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Brent Gamble and Dedra Davis are the Republican and Democratic candidates running for District Judge, 270th Judicial District Court.

Family District Judge, 246th Judicial District Court Charley Prine (Republican)

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Angela Graves-Harrington (Democrat)

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Charley Prine and Angela Graves-Harrington are the Republican and Democratic candidates running for Family District Judge, 246th Judicial District Court in Harris County on Tuesday, November 6, 2018 in Harris County, Texas

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Family District Judge, 257th Judicial District Court Melanie Flowers (Republican)

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Sandra J. Peake (Democrat)

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Melanie Flowers and Sandra J. Peake are the Republican and Democratic candidates running for Family District Judge, 257th Judicial District Court in Harris County.

Family District Judge, 280th Judicial District Court Angelina D.A. Gooden (Republican)

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Barbara J. Stalder (Democrat)

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Angelina D.A. Gooden and Barbara J. Stalder are the Republican and Democratic candidates running for Family District Judge, 280th Judicial District Court in Harris County, Texas.

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Family District Judge, 309th Judicial District Court Sheri Y. Dean (Republican)

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Linda Marie Dunson (Democrat)

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Sheri Y. Dean and Linda Marie Dunson are the Republican and Democratic candidates running for Family District Judge, 309th Judicial District Court in Harris County, Texas.

Family District Judge, 311th Judicial District Court Alicia Franklin York (Republican)

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Germaine Tanner (Democrat)

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Alicia Franklin York and Germaine Tanner are the Republican and Democratic candidates running for Family District Judge, 311th Judicial District Court.

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Family District Judge, 314th Judicial District Court John F. Phillips (Republican)

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Michelle Moore (Democrat)

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John F. Phillips and Michelle Moore are the Republican and Democratic candidates running for Judge, 314th Judicial District Court.

Judge, County Criminal Court at Law No. 2 Bill Harmon (Republican)

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Ronnisha Bowman (Democrat)

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Bill Harmon and Ronnisha Bowman are the Republican and Democratic candidates running for Judge, Harris County Criminal Court at Law #2 on Tuesday, November 6, 2018.

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Judge, County Criminal Court at Law No. 3 Natalie C. Fleming (Republican)

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Erica Hughes (Democrat)

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Natalie C. Fleming and Erica Hughes are the Republican and Democratic candidates running for Judge, Harris County Criminal Court at Law #3 on Tuesday, November 6, 2018.

Judge, County Criminal Court at Law No. 4 John Clinton (Republican)

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Shannon Baldwin (Democrat)

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John Clinton and Shannon Baldwin are the Republican and Democratic candidates running for Judge, County Criminal Court at Law #4.

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Judge, County Criminal Court at Law No. 9 John Wakefield (Republican)

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Toria J. Finch (Democrat)

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John Wakefield and Toria J. Finch are the Republican and Democratic candidates running for Judge, Harris County Criminal Court at Law #9.

Judge, County Criminal Court at Law No. 11 Aaron Burdette (Republican)

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Sedrick T. Walker, II (Democrat)

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Aaron Burdette and Sedrick T. Walker, II are the Republican and Democratic candidates running for Judge, Harris County Criminal Court at Law #11 on Tuesday, November 6, 2018.

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Judge, County Criminal Court at Law No. 12 John Spjut (Republican)

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Cassandra Y. Hollemon (Democrat)

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John Spjut and Cassandra Y. Hollemon are the Republican and Democratic candidates running for Judge, Harris County Criminal Court at Law #12 on Tuesday, November 6, 2018.

Judge, County Criminal Court at Law No. 14 Mike Fields (Republican)

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David L. Singer (Democrat)

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Mike Fields and David L. Singer are the Republican and Democratic candidates running for Judge, Harris County Criminal Court at Law #14.

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Judge, County Criminal Court at Law No. 15 Roger Bridgwater (Republican)

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Tonya Jones (Democrat)

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Roger Bridgwater and Tonya Jones are the Republican and Democratic candidates running for Judge, Harris County Criminal Court at Law #15 on Tuesday, November 6, 2018.

Judge, County Civil Court at Law No. 1

Clyde Raymond Leuchtag (Republican)

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George Barnstone (Democrat)

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Clyde Raymond Leuchtag and George Barnstone are the Republican and Democratic candidates running for Judge, Harris County Civil Court at Law #1 on Tuesday, November 6, 2018.

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Judge, County Civil Court at Law No. 3 Linda Storey (Republican)

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LaShawn A. Williams (Democrat)

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Linda Storey and LaShawn A. Williams are the Republican and Democratic candidates running for Judge, Harris County Civil Court at Law #3.

Justice of the Peace, Precinct 7, Place 2 “DC” Caldwell (Republican)

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Sharon M. Burney (Democrat)

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“DC” Caldwell and Sharon M. Burney are the Republican and Democratic candidates running for Harris County Justice of the Peace, Precinct 7, Place 2 on Tuesday, November 6th.

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DO YOU KNOW YOUR VOTING RIGHTS?

As a registered voter in Texas, you have the right to: A ballot with written instructions on how to cast a ballot. Ask the polling place official for instructions on how to cast a ballot (but not suggestions on how to vote). Cast your vote in secret and free from intimidation. Receive up to two more ballots if you make a mistake while marking the ballot. Bring an interpreter to assist you as you qualify to vote if you do not understand the English language. Help to cast your ballot if you cannot write, see the ballot, or understand the language in which it is written. Report a possible voting rights abuse to the Secretary of State (1.800.252.8683) or to your local election official. Cast a provisional ballot if your name does not appear on the list of registered voters. (1) Cast a provisional ballot (a) if you do not possess one of the seven (7) acceptable forms of photo identification, which, if you are under 70, is not expired for more than four years, and you can reasonably obtain one of these forms of identification or (b) if you possess, but did not bring to the polling place, one of the seven forms of acceptable photo identification, which, if you are under 70, is not expired for more than four years, or (c) if you do not possess one of the seven forms of acceptable photo identification, which, if you are under 70, is not expired for more than four years, you could otherwise not reasonably obtain one, but you did not bring a supporting form of identification to the polling place, and (2) the right to present one of the acceptable forms of photo identification, which, if you are under 70, is not expired for more than four years, or, if you do not possess and cannot reasonably obtain an acceptable form of photo identification, the right to execute a reasonable impediment declaration and present one of the supporting forms of identification, to the county voter registrar’s office, within six (6) calendar days after election day, or, if applicable, qualify for a temporary (natural disaster or religious objection to being photographed) or permanent (disability) exemption, within six (6) calendar days of election day, at the county voter registrar’s office. Vote once at any early voting location during the early voting period within the territory conducting the election. File an administrative complaint with the Secretary of State concerning violations of federal and state voting procedures.