Cecil Ince

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Cecil Ince
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Candidate for
U.S. House, Texas, District 3
PartyLibertarian
Education
High schoolFlour Bluff High School
Associate'sKD College (Studio) Conservatory
Websites
Campaign website
Cecil Ince (b. December 29, 1975) was a 2014 Libertarian candidate who sought election to the U.S. House to represent the 3rd Congressional District of Texas. In 2010, Ince unsuccessfully ran for election to the Texas House of Representatives. He was defeated by Republican incumbent Linda Harper-Brown.[1]

Biography

Ince is a native Texan. In 2000, he joined the Libertarian party and has run in multiple elections.[2]

In 2002, he unsuccessfully ran for the Missouri Legislature representing the 137th District, under the name Christopher Davis.[3] In 2002, he announced an intention to run in the Missouri State Representative race representing District 23, but withdrew from the race. He had announced himself as a Republican candidate.[4] Once more under the name Christopher Davis, he tried his hand at Missouri politics in 2004, running as a Libertarian for Missouri Secretary of State. He was defeated by Robin Carnahan (R).[5]

Moving on to Texas politics, running as Cecil Ince, he was defeated by Linda Harper-Brown (R) in his bid for the Texas House of Representatives representing District 105 in 2010.[1]

In addition to his own campaigns, Ince has participated in other forms of political advocacy. He worked with elected officials to pass the Dominic James Memorial Foster Care Reform Act of 2004.[2] From 2006 through 2007, Ince was a member of the National Republican Congressional Committee's Business Advisory Council. In 2009, he was appointed to the Dallas County Libertarian Party's Executive Committee 4th District seat.[4]

Ince has also pursued a career in the entertainment industry as an actor, voice-talent, director, screenwriter, musician and stand-up comedian.[6] In 2008, he received an associate's degree in applied arts with a concentration in acting performance from KD College, a subsidiary of KD Studio, Inc.[7]

Issues

Campaign themes

2014

Ince considers himself a Jeffersonian. The following excerpts are from issues listed on his Ince's Facebook campaign page:[2]

  • Affordable Care Act: "the complete repeal of the Affordable Healthcare Act"
  • National banks: "dissolving the central banking system"
  • Immigration: "allowing the State of Texas to securing[sic] our border"

Elections

2014

See also: Texas' 3rd Congressional District elections, 2014

Ince ran in the 2014 election for the U.S. House to represent Texas' 3rd District. Ince was not nominated at the Libertarian state convention.[8]

Personal

Ince currently lives in Greenville, Texas.[6]

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