District Judge, 177th Judicial District, Criminal Houston Bar
Candidate Qualification Poll
Judicial Evaluation:
Properly Applies the Law
Demonstrates Impartiality
Well
Qualified
Qualified Not
Qualified
Outstanding Acceptable Poor Outstanding Acceptable Poor
Carol G. Davies (R, I) 19
1999 Judicial Candidate Qualification Poll
37.40% 35.10% 27.50% 19 38.60% 34.60% 26.80% 33.60% 36% 30.40%
District Judge, 178th Judicial District, Criminal Houston Bar
Candidate Qualification Poll
Judicial Evaluation:
Properly Applies the Law
Demonstrates Impartiality
Well
Qualified
Qualified Not
Qualified
Outstanding Acceptable Poor Outstanding Acceptable Poor
Bill Harmon (R, I) 20
1999 Judicial Candidate Qualification Poll
28.20% 35.60% 36.20% 20 29.90% 33.90% 36.20% 31.60% 31.60% 36.80%
District Judge, 179th Judicial District, Criminal Houston Bar
Candidate Qualification Poll
Judicial Evaluation:
Properly Applies the Law
Demonstrates Impartiality
Well
Qualified
Qualified Not
Qualified
Outstanding Acceptable Poor Outstanding Acceptable Poor
Mike Wilkinson (R, I) 21
1999 Judicial Candidate Qualification Poll
45% 34.30% 20.70% 21 44.10% 36.80% 19.10% 46.20% 34.10% 19.70%
District Judge, 215th Judicial District, Civil Houston Bar
Candidate Qualification Poll
Judicial Evaluation:
Properly Applies the Law
Demonstrates Impartiality
Well
Qualified
Qualified Not
Qualified
Outstanding Acceptable Poor Outstanding Acceptable Poor
Levi Benton (R) n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a
District Judge, 333rd Judicial District, Civil Houston Bar
Candidate Qualification Poll
Judicial Evaluation:
Properly Applies the Law
Demonstrates Impartiality
Well
Qualified
Qualified Not
Qualified
Outstanding Acceptable Poor Outstanding Acceptable Poor
Joseph "Tad" Halbach (R, I) 22
1999 Judicial Candidate Qualification Poll
62% 29.50% 8.50% 22 64.20% 26.60% 9.20% 64.50% 26.80% 8.70%
District Judge, 334th Judicial District, Civil Houston Bar
Candidate Qualification Poll
Judicial Evaluation:
Properly Applies the Law
Demonstrates Impartiality
Well
Qualified
Qualified Not
Qualified
Outstanding Acceptable Poor Outstanding Acceptable Poor
Dale Wainwright (R, I) n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a
District Judge, 337th Judicial District, Criminal Houston Bar
Candidate Qualification Poll
Judicial Evaluation:
Properly Applies the Law
Demonstrates Impartiality
Well
Qualified
Qualified Not
Qualified
Outstanding Acceptable Poor Outstanding Acceptable Poor
Don Stricklin (R, I) 57.70% 29.43% 13% n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a
Grant U. Hardeway, Sr. (D) 29.22% 32.80% 37.98% n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a
District Judge, 338th Judicial District, Criminal Houston Bar
Candidate Qualification Poll
Judicial Evaluation:
Properly Applies the Law
Demonstrates Impartiality
Well
Qualified
Qualified Not
Qualified
Outstanding Acceptable Poor Outstanding Acceptable Poor
Elsa Alcala (R, I) n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a
District Judge, 339th Judicial District, Criminal Houston Bar
Candidate Qualification Poll
Judicial Evaluation:
Properly Applies the Law
Demonstrates Impartiality
Well
Qualified
Qualified Not
Qualified
Outstanding Acceptable Poor Outstanding Acceptable Poor
Caprice Cosper (R, I) 23
1999 Judicial Candidate Qualification Poll
56.50% 21% 22.50% 23 58.20% 22.30% 19.50% 50.30% 24.90% 24.80%
District Judge, 351st Judicial District, Criminal Houston Bar
Candidate Qualification Poll
Judicial Evaluation:
Properly Applies the Law
Demonstrates Impartiality
Well
Qualified
Qualified Not
Qualified
Outstanding Acceptable Poor Outstanding Acceptable Poor
Mark Kent Ellis (R, I) 24
1999 Judicial Candidate Qualification Poll
33.60% 32.80% 33.60% 24 42.30% 24.80% 32.90% 38.50% 26.70% 34.80%
Family District Judge, 309th Judicial District Houston Bar
Candidate Qualification Poll
Judicial Evaluation:
Properly Applies the Law
Demonstrates Impartiality
Well
Qualified
Qualified Not
Qualified
Outstanding Acceptable Poor Outstanding Acceptable Poor
Eva Guzman (R, I) n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a
County Court at Law, No. 1 Houston Bar
Candidate Qualification Poll
Judicial Evaluation:
Properly Applies the Law
Demonstrates Impartiality
Well
Qualified
Qualified Not
Qualified
Outstanding Acceptable Poor Outstanding Acceptable Poor
R. Jack Cagle (R) 25
1996 Judicial Candidate Qualification Poll
12.39% 17.45% 70.16% 25 n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a
Bruce Mosier (D) 26
1998 Judicial Candidate Qualification Poll
39.80% 37.40% 22.72% 26 n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a
Justice of the Peace
Precinct 1, Place 1
Houston Bar
Candidate Qualification Poll
Judicial Evaluation:
Properly Applies the Law
Demonstrates Impartiality
Well
Qualified
Qualified Not
Qualified
Outstanding Acceptable Poor Outstanding Acceptable Poor
Robert F. Gorczynski (D, I) 27
1999 Judicial Candidate Qualification Poll
29.50% 39.60% 30.90% 27 32.50% 36.40% 31.10% 34% 37.40% 28.60%
Justice of the Peace
Precinct 2, Place 1
Houston Bar
Candidate Qualification Poll
Judicial Evaluation:
Properly Applies the Law
Demonstrates Impartiality
Well
Qualified
Qualified Not
Qualified
Outstanding Acceptable Poor Outstanding Acceptable Poor
Jo Ann Delgado (D) 51.31% 26.70% 21.99% n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a
Robert F. Lockhart (Lib.) n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a
Justice of the Peace
Precinct 3, Place 1
Houston Bar
Candidate Qualification Poll
Judicial Evaluation:
Properly Applies the Law
Demonstrates Impartiality
Well
Qualified
Qualified Not
Qualified
Outstanding Acceptable Poor Outstanding Acceptable Poor
Mike Parrott (D, I) 28
1999 Judicial Candidate Qualification Poll
52.30% 35.40% 12.30% 28 48.50% 34.80% 16.70% 47.70% 38.50% 13.80%
Justice of the Peace
Precinct 4, Place 1
Houston Bar
Candidate Qualification Poll
Judicial Evaluation:
Properly Applies the Law
Demonstrates Impartiality
Well
Qualified
Qualified Not
Qualified
Outstanding Acceptable Poor Outstanding Acceptable Poor
H. N. McElroy (R, I) 29
1999 Judicial Candidate Qualification Poll
29.60% 36% 34.40% 29 30.20% 32.50% 37.30% 30.60% 30.60% 38.80%
Elisa R. Masonhall (Lib.) n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a
Justice of the Peace
Precinct 5, Place 1
Houston Bar
Candidate Qualification Poll
Judicial Evaluation:
Properly Applies the Law
Demonstrates Impartiality
Well
Qualified
Qualified Not
Qualified
Outstanding Acceptable Poor Outstanding Acceptable Poor
Mark Fury (R, I) 30
1999 Judicial Candidate Qualification Poll
28.70% 35.30% 36% 30 30.70% 30.70% 38.60% 33.60% 28.40% 38%
Tony Fraps, Jr. (Lib.) n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a
Justice of the Peace
Precinct 6, Place 1
Houston Bar
Candidate Qualification Poll
Judicial Evaluation:
Properly Applies the Law
Demonstrates Impartiality
Well
Qualified
Qualified Not
Qualified
Outstanding Acceptable Poor Outstanding Acceptable Poor
Richard C. Vara (R, I) 31
1999 Judicial Candidate Qualification Poll
47.30% 32.40% 20.30% 31 47.80% 31.30% 20.90% 42.90% 35.70% 21.40%
Justice of the Peace
Precinct 7, Place 1
Houston Bar
Candidate Qualification Poll
Judicial Evaluation:
Properly Applies the Law
Demonstrates Impartiality
Well
Qualified
Qualified Not
Qualified
Outstanding Acceptable Poor Outstanding Acceptable Poor
Betty Brock Bell (D, I) 32
1999 Judicial Candidate Qualification Poll
8.90% 21% 70.10% 32 9.70% 20.20% 70.10% 11% 20.30% 68.70%
Justice of the Peace
Precinct 8, Place 1
Houston Bar
Candidate Qualification Poll
Judicial Evaluation:
Properly Applies the Law
Demonstrates Impartiality
Well
Qualified
Qualified Not
Qualified
Outstanding Acceptable Poor Outstanding Acceptable Poor
Molly Maness (R, I) 33
1999 Judicial Candidate Qualification Poll
54.20% 32.50% 13.30% 33 48.30% 31% 20.70% 52.40% 30.50% 17.10%
Cesar E. Olivares (Lib.) n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a
Administrative
Justice of the Peace
Precinct 8, Place 1
Houston Bar
Candidate Qualification Poll
Judicial Evaluation:
Properly Applies the Law
Demonstrates Impartiality
Well
Qualified
Qualified Not
Qualified
Outstanding Acceptable Poor Outstanding Acceptable Poor
Chuck Rosenthal (R, I) 42.08% 29.50% 28.42% n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a
James S. "Jim" Dougherty (D) 29.55% 20.94% 49.51% n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a
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