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Sameena Karmally

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Sameena Karmally
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Candidate for
Texas House of Representatives, District 89
PartyDemocratic
Elections and appointments
Next generalNovember 4, 2014
Term limitsN/A
Websites
Office website
Sameena Karmally campaign logo
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Sameena Karmally is a 2014 Democratic candidate for District 89 of the Texas House of Representatives.[1]

Issues

Campaign Themes

Karmally's website highlights the following campaign themes:[2]

Education

  • Excerpt: "It is not enough merely to graduate children from high school: we must ensure they have higher education and opportunities to advance. Rising college tuition has put a university education out of reach for working families."

Jobs & the Economy

  • Excerpt: "Texas can build on its success and plan for the future by investing in public schools and improving workplace conditions. making life easier for small business owners."

Energy

  • Excerpt: "We must invest in reliable affordable renewable energy sources, which attracts investors and businesses to our state."

Clean Water

  • Excerpt: "Texas must ensure a clean water supply and undertake a statewide effort to mitigate the effects of the drought."

Food For Economically Disadvantaged Families

  • Excerpt: "As your representative, I will make sure federal funding to provide meals to low-income children is protected."

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 be held on November 4, 2014. The signature-filing deadline for candidates wishing to run in these elections was December 9, 2013. Sameena Karmally was unopposed in the Democratic primary, while incumbent Jodie Laubenberg was unopposed in the Republican primary. Karmally and Laubenberg will face off in the general election. Bob Worthington (L) was removed from the ballot before the election.[1][3][4][5]

Personal

Karmally and her husband have two children.

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