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Judge calls opponent “selfish” for wanting to “break barriers” as first elected female chief justice of Texas Supreme Court

Jerry Zimmerer, an appellate judge in Houston, said his campaign differs from Amy Clark Meachum's because “I actually want the best candidate to win.”

Jerry Zimmerer is a Democratic candidate for chief justice of the state Supreme Court.

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