"When asked about the potential historic nature of his election, Driver said, “It doesn’t mean jack.”
“I’m another person. Whether we’re Republican, Democrat or Independent we all put our pants on the same way,” the Army veteran said. “I work for the people. If being a Democrat has some significance on the Commissioners Court, please tell me. I don’t look at that. I look at the person.”
If recent elections are an indicator, Driver may have a shot at flipping this seat.
Much of Precinct 4 — which includes most of Killeen and southwest Bell County — is a Democratic stronghold.
Killeen, the precinct’s anchor city, is a blue island in Republican-dominated Bell County. Democrat Hillary Clinton won 14 of the voting precincts in the Killeen area during the 2016 presidential election."