Gov. Perry Sets Special Election Date for House District 55
Gov. Rick Perry today announced a special election to fill the vacancy in House District 55 to be held on the next general election date, Nov. 4, 2008. The seat was left vacant by the resignation of Rep. Dianne Delisi.
Candidates for this special election must file applications with the Secretary of State no later than 5 p.m. on Aug. 29, 2008. The early voting period for this special election runs from Oct. 20 to 31, 2008.
The winner of this special election will serve out the remainder of Rep. Delisi's term, which expires in January 2009.