For Immediate Release
McKinneyTEAM Announces Endorsed Candidate List for May 1 Election
McKinney, Texas, March 23, 2021 -- McKinneyTEAM, a nonpartisan, nonprofit political action committee organized and operating under section 527 of the Internal Revenue Code, announced today it has endorsed a Mayoral and City Council candidates for the May 1, 2021 election. The candidates endorsed by McKinneyTEAM include the following individuals:
Mayor: George Fuller
At-Large: Charlie Philips
District 1: Justin Beller
District 3: Dr. Gere’ Feltus
“After providing candidates in all of the races the opportunity to interview with McKinneyTeam, and after careful consideration among our leadership, we are pleased to announce the endorsement of candidates that represent the core values of McKinneyTEAM,” said Pete Huff, McKinneyTEAM spokesman. “We believe this group of candidates brings the right balance of backgrounds, experience and passion for the city, as well as an alignment to our philosophical approach to the long-term growth and success of McKinney, while enhancing our resident’s experience,” he added.
The following list provides the websites or Facebook pages of each candidate where more detailed information can be found.
The following are early voting dates and times for the May 1, 2021 election:
Monday, April 19, 2021- Saturday, April 24, 2021 (8:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.)
Monday, April 26, 2021- Tuesday, April 27, 2021 (7:00 a.m. – 7:00 p.m.)
The vision of McKinneyTEAM is to unite the community by standing up for universal principles of good governance that will produce effective city planning, low and equitable taxes and sustainable growth that leads to job creation. The group’s mission is to create a climate for effective and efficient municipal government, honest and open debate of community issues, implementation of sound business management practices for the public sector and an overall balanced and fair culture for all.
Initiatives that McKinneyTEAM
will focus on in the future include strategic planning, public accountability, communication, fact checking, a code of ethics, candidate screening and recruitment for future council members.