June 14, 2016
TO: Candidates for November 8, 2016 General Election
FROM: Karen Thompson, City Secretary
SUBJECT: Candidate Information
Please see these websites for more information:
Secretary of State of Texas at http://www.sos.state.tx.us/elections/index.shtml
Texas Ethics Commission at http://www.ethics.state.tx.us
It is the duty of the candidate to become familiar with the laws that apply to campaigns for office. The City Secretary is responsible only for accepting and filing the various applications, affidavits, and statements, and noting the date and time of filing. Any questions regarding campaign finance reporting should be directed to the Texas Ethics Commission at 512-463-5800. The City Secretary should not be expected to judge or comment upon the timeliness or sufficiency of reports filed. Please also note that these documents are public records and are open for inspection by any person. Copies of these forms and documents are available at City Secretary’s Office, 100 East Main, Suite 300, during regular business hours.
Please feel welcome to contact me with any questions that you might have.