Clardy and House Democrats will only have the power to elect him speaker if Republicans surrender to him.
Harris County Republican voters should be asking questions.
Every lawmaker, every organization, and every citizen has issues that are important to them.
In a currently ongoing poll by the New York Times, Cruz has a commanding lead over his Democrat opponent.
Perhaps no greater window into what side lawmakers stand on is how they voted in the special session called by Gov. Greg Abbott.
Any Republican lawmaker who strikes another Straus-ian bargain, where his election as speaker relies on the support of Democrat lawmakers, will always be beholden to them.
The next speaker of the Texas House must be an individual who citizens can trust to bring conservative priorities to the floor of the House for a vote.
Ward’s actions (and the actions of others like him) are the reason why President Donald Trump has called so many in the media fake news.
Price has long been considered a possible candidate for speaker and been rumored to be Joe Straus’ preferred successor.
Since taking office, Abbott has tracked a strong record of conservative leadership.