Morgan Meyer

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Morgan Meyer
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Candidate for
Texas House of Representatives, District 108
PartyRepublican
Elections and appointments
Next generalNovember 4, 2014
Term limitsN/A
Education
Bachelor'sSouthern Methodist University
J.D.Washington and Lee Law School
Websites
Campaign website
Morgan Meyer campaign logo
CandidateVerification
Morgan Meyer is a 2014 Republican candidate for District 108 of the Texas House of Representatives.

Biography

Meyer earned his B.S. from Southern Methodist University and his J.D. from Washington and Lee Law School.

Issues

Campaign Themes

Meyer's website highlights the following campaign themes:[1]

Cutting Waste & Shrinking Government

  • Excerpt: "Committed to conservative principles, Morgan believes that the role of government is to provide basic and essential services to taxpayers at the lowest cost. That means as our state representative, he will work hard to find ways to cut waste, reduce the reach of government and create new efficiencies."

Opportunity Through Education

  • Excerpt: "Raised to value education, Morgan helped put himself through college by working odd jobs and earning an academic scholarship to SMU. He graduated Cum Laude and then attended Washington and Lee School of Law. As our state representative, Morgan will make education a top priority."

Jobs, Opportunity & Growth

  • Excerpt: "A successful business litigator who worked his entire career to protect small and medium sized businesses, Morgan understands the importance of maintaining a pro-business environment in Texas. He knows the key to future economic opportunity for our families is maintaining a business-friendly environment."

Set A Higher Ethical Standard

  • Excerpt: "State government has a responsibility to be trustworthy and transparent to our citizens, and elected officials must be held to the highest ethical standard. As our state representative, Morgan will work to bring that higher ethical standard to state government by leading for ethics reform that puts our citizens first."

Elections

2014

See also: Texas House of Representatives elections, 2014

Elections for all 150 seats in the Texas House of Representatives will take place in 2014. A primary election took place on March 4, 2014. Those candidates who did not receive 50% or more of the vote in their party primary on March 4 faced an additional May 27 primary runoff. The general election will take place on November 4, 2014. The signature-filing deadline for candidates wishing to run in these elections was December 9, 2013. Leigh Bailey was unopposed in the Democratic primary. Morgan Meyer and Chart Westcott advanced to a runoff, defeating Court Alley in the Republican primary. Meyer defeated Westcott in the May 27 Republican runoff.[2][3][4]

Personal

Meyer and his wife, Keana, have three children.

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