Meurer announces candidacy for JP2

Meurer announces candidacy for JP2

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Another candidate declares he's running for Justice of the Peace.

Mark Meurer, is the second to declare for Precinct 2.

"If elected, my goal as Justice of the Peace is for this court to treat each person with respect and integrity," he said. "I pledge to uphold the values that the people have, the values of our state, the values of our country, and of course the values of our county, which we live in."

Meurer spent 22 years working in financial services and now directs the Mercy Retreat Center in Slaton.

He'll be running against Clemmie E. Payne, Jr. for that seat.

Justice Jim Dulin is the incumbent.

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