Most Anticipated Political Resurrection

Gus Garcia

When Gus Garcia announced he was retiring from public life after three decades in public service, Austin's political circles buzzed with speculation about who the next Gus Garcia would be. Turns out it's Gus Garcia. Since Kirk Watson decided to throw his hat in the AG ring, Garcia has jumped right into the mayoral fray, prompting several potential candidates to take a slow step backward to make room for Garcia's looming, legendary presence.

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