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 6, 2017 election. The candidates endorsed by McKinneyTEAM include the following individuals:
Mayor: George Fuller
At-Large: Charlie Philips
District 1: Dusttin Pearson
District 3: Scott Elliott
“After interviewing the candidates and careful consideration among our leadership, we are pleased to endorse candidates that represent the core values of McKinneyTEAM,” said Pete Huff, McKinneyTEAM spokesman. “More importantly, we are glad to find candidates that align to our philosophical approach to the long-term growth and success of the city, while not compromising our resident’s experience.”
McKinneyTEAM also announced it will host a reception for its endorsed candidates on April 13.
McKinneyTEAM was formed by a group of business and civic leaders who acknowledge the previous success of our city, but have a vision to raise the bar for the future. As a coalition of seasoned executives we will attempt to establish an honest forum for issues to be discussed and strong leadership to advocate for our community’s future. McKinneyTEAM is a nonpartisan, nonprofit political action committee organized and operating under section 527 of the Internal Revenue Code, reporting to the Texas Ethics Commission as a General Committee.
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.
McKinneyTEAM board members: Pete Huff, Wattmaster Controls – David Brooks, Independent Bank – Bill Darling, Darling Homes, Roger Harris, Metro Linen Service, Ernest Lynch, Medical City McKinney – Jack Radke, AG Power