Former Galveston Mayor Joe Jaworski wants to be the state’s next attorney general.

Jaworski, a Democrat, made his intentions clear in a guest column in Wednesday’s edition of The Daily News, in which he criticized Texas Attorney General Ken Paxton for opposing an effort by Harris County officials to send mail-in ballot applications to every registered voter in the county.

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