The following have announced or filed for offices in the March 3, 2020 Republican and Democratic primary elections according to information posted online and/or received by county party chairs. The Texas Secretary of State’s office will update lists of candidates during the official filing period, which began Saturday and ends Dec. 9. 

(*-Incumbents; official filings in italics)

STATE

REPUBLICANS

U.S. Senator – John Cornyn* 

Railroad Commissioner – Ryan Sitton*

Supreme Court Chief Justice, Place 1 – Nathan Hecht*

Supreme Court Justice, Place 6 (unexpired term) – Jane Bland*

Supreme Court Justice, Place 7 – Jeffrey Boyd*

Supreme Court Justice, Place 8 – J. Brett Busby*

Criminal Appeals Court Justice, Place 3 – Bert Richardson*; Gina Parker

Criminal Appeals Court Justice, Place 4 – Kevin Patrick Yeary*

Criminal Appeals Court Justice, Place 6 (unexpired term) – Michael Keasler*

Criminal Appeals Court Justice, Place 9 – David Newell, Houston*

STATE 

DEMOCRATS

U.S. Senator – Chris Bell; Michael Cooper; Amanda Edwards; Jack Daniel Foster Jr.; MJ Hegar; Sema Hernandez; Adrian Ocegueda; Cristina Tzintzun Ramirez; Royce West

Railroad Commissioner – Kelly Stone; Chrysta Casteneda

Supreme Court Chief Justice, Place 1 – William McLeod; Amy Meachum; Gerald Zimmerer

Supreme Court Justice, Place 6 (unexpired term) – Kathy Cheng; Lawrence Praeger

Supreme Court Justice, Place 7 – Brandy Voss; Staci Williams

Supreme Court Justice, Place 8 – Peter Kelly; Gisela Triana

Criminal Appeals Court Justice, Place 3 – William Demond; Elizabeth Frizell; Dan Wood 

Criminal Appeals Court Justice, Place 4 – Tina Clinton; Steve Miears 

Criminal Appeals Court Justice, Place 6 (unexpired term) – Michael Snipes

Criminal Appeals Court Justice, Place 9 – Brandon Birmingham

COMAL COUNTY

REPUBLICANS

U.S. House, District 21 – Chip Roy*

District 73, Texas House – Kyle Biedermann*

County Commissioner, Precinct 1 – Donna Eccleston*

County Commissioner, Precinct 3 – Kevin Webb*

Judge, County Court at Law No. 2 – Charles Stephens*

Judge, County Court at Law No. 3 (new seat) – TBA 

Sheriff – Mark Reynolds*

Tax Assessor-Collector – Cathy Talcott*; Patrick Aten; Kristen Hoyt

Constable, Precinct 1 – Ben Scroggin*

Constable, Precinct 2 – Mark Cheatum*

Constable, Precinct 3 – Craig Ackerman*

Constable, Precinct 4 – Shane Rapp*

Judge, 22nd Judicial District – Bruce Boyer*

Judge, 433rd Judicial District – Dib Waldrip*

Third Court of Appeals Chief Justice, Place 1 – Jeff Rose*

State Board of Education, Place 5 – Ken Mercer*

Party Chair – Ruth Pharis*; Sue Piner

DEMOCRATS

U.S. House, District 21 – Wendy Davis; Jennie Lou Leeder

U.S. House, District 35 – Lloyd Doggett* 

Third Court of Appeals Chief Justice, Place 1 – Darlene Byrne; Keith Hampton

State Board of Education, Place 5 – Rebecca Bell-Metereau

Party Chair – Gloria Meehan (interim)*

GUADALUPE COUNTY

REPUBLICANS

District 44, Texas House – John Kuempel*

County Commissioner, Precinct 1 – Greg Seidenberger*

County Commissioner, Precinct 3 – Jim Wolverton*

County Attorney – Dave Willborn*

Sheriff – Arnold Zwicke*

Tax Assessor-Collector – Daryl John*

Constable, Precinct 1 – James Springer*

Constable, Precinct 2 – Jimmy Harless*

Constable, Precinct 3 – Michael Skrobarcek*

Constable, Precinct 4 – Harvey Faulkner*

Judge, First 25th Judicial District – Bill Old*

Judge, Second 25th Judicial District – Jessica Crawford*

Fourth Court of Appeals Chief Justice, Place 1 – Sandee Bryan Marion*; Renee Yanta

State Board of Education, Place 5 – Ken Mercer*

DEMOCRATS

U.S. House, District 15 – Vicente Gonzalez*

U.S. House, District 35 – Lloyd Doggett*

Texas Senate, District 21 – Judith Zaffirini*

State Board of Education, Place 5 – Rebecca Bell-Metereau

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