Former GOP State Rep. Jason Villalba Joins Dallas Mayoral Race

Former Republican state Rep. Jason Villalba said he waited the past six weeks for someone to enter the Dallas mayoral race who could work with others on complex issues and “get big things done."On Tuesday, the at-times combative politician — who lost his re-election bid last year — announced he decided he was that person.In front of his 88-year-old grandmother’s house in West Oak Cliff, Villalba officially launched his campaign to replace term-limited Mayor Mike Rawlings, saying he could take Dallas to “that next transcendent level of being a world-class city."  Continue reading...

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