December 6, 2017      5:35 PM
Dallas County Sheriff Lupe Valdez makes it official: She is running for governor as a Democrat
Filed earlier today and has initiated the process of stepping down as sheriff so that the Commissioner's Court can choose a successor
off to Texas Democrats, who earned a couple of news cycles worth of coverage from the fact that there was some confusion over whether Dallas County Sheriff Lupe Valdez was stepping down to file
for governor as a Democrat.
in Austin, she made it official by filing at the Texas Democratic Party Headquarters near the Capitol.
By Scott Braddock