Cade wins re-election to Precinct 2 commission seat
In the race for Brazoria County Precinct 2, incumbent Ryan Cade, a Republican, defeated Democrat Jackie K. Funkhouser after garnering almost 60 percent of the vote.
Cade, an insurance agent who lives in Bailey’s Prairie, received 16,914 votes — or 59.81 percent of votes cast in the race — while Funkhouser, a 53-year-old Silverlake resident, received 11,367 votes, according to unofficial results.
During the campaign, Cade said his goal was to pursue responsible and efficient ways to handle growth. Funkhouser had said that if elected, her first step will be to listen to constituents and that she believed that “Pearland needs a voice in the county.”