CM Wanda Adams was first elected in District D in 2007, and is now running for her third term. She was employed by the City of Houston before being elected to Council, so it was interesting to get her perspective on how the budget cuts will affect city services. Her district was changed pretty significantly by redistricting, which is likely why she has drawn a challenger already. These were some of the things we discussed in this interview:
You can find a list of all interviews for this cycle, plus other related information, on my 2011 Elections page.