This week I will run interviews with some candidates who are challenging Council incumbents, some of whom entered their races more recently in the cycle. I will finish the Council races with At Large #5 next week, then the Mayor and Controller, and finally on to the HISD and HCC races. Today’s interview is with Scott Boates, who is running in At Large #1. Boates is an attorney who served as a Municipal Judge for six years before stepping down this year. Here’s our conversation:
You can find a list of all interviews for this cycle, plus other related information, on my 2011 Elections page.