Candidate Survey: Henry Thompson for Charles County Commission President
Office Sought and District
Charles County Commissioners President
Attended San Antonio College, Baylor University, St Phillips College, Brayton Field of Texas A&M.
Certified Respiratory Therapist-Perinatal Pediatric Specialist
Past Board (Elected) Member of Camelot Volunteer Fire and Rescue, Past (Elected) Board President of Camelot Volunteer Fire and Rescue.
Why are you running for office?
Have returned to my boyhood home after a lengthy federal career and desire to improve my family’s community.
Who do you consider your political role model, and why?
What is your favorite book about politics and policy, and why?
What will be your top priority in elected to this position?
What is the biggest issue facing your county?
Commuting and traffic.
What is your position on taxes and spending?
Reduce county spending by one percent per fiscal year.
What is your position on a county tax cap?
It may be difficult since previous administration(s) have in place commitments that will take time to sunset or eliminate.
What is your position on land use issues?
Amend or repeal the Watershed Conservation District (WCD).
What is your position on public safety?
School safety must be periodically reviewed and updated.