Conservatives Make Their Case in Bid for SD-4 Seat

In the May 10 special election to replace state Sen. Tommy Williams, R-The Woodlands, four Republican candidates are looking to prove to Senate District 4 voters that they are the right brand of conservative for the district.

Williams, who chaired the powerful Senate Finance Committee and had held the seat since 2003, left last year to become the Texas A&M University System’s new vice chancellor of federal and state relations. The candidates looking to succeed him include businessman Gordy Bunch; state Rep. Brandon Creighton, R-Conroe; former state Sen. Michael Galloway; and state Rep. Steve Toth, R-The Woodlands.

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