John Garza

Local Elections
1:25 pm
Wed October 17, 2012

The Race for Texas House District 117

Texas House District 117 (in blue) is among the most rapidly growing parts of Bexar County. It encompasses the far west and south west portions of Bexar County.
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Incumbent John Garza and challenger Philip Cortez are divided on the role and effectiveness of education in their district. Cortez says that quality public education is the key to getting the district's residents on the road to success, and Garza says that state programs do not work and a voucher system would be the best way to make education stronger.

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