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Allison Opposes Abbott on Spending Limits

Allison Opposes Abbott on Spending Limits

On the eve of the runoff elections, a Republican candidate for state representative is coming out against state spending limits, one of Gov. Abbott’s top legislative priorities. In his answers submitted to www.ivoterguide.com, Steve Allison distanced himself from...
Retiring Speaker Straus Endorses Replacement

Retiring Speaker Straus Endorses Replacement

In the runoff election to replace retiring Texas House Speaker Joe Straus in House District 121 in San Antonio, Straus is making his support for his handpicked candidate known, officially endorsing Steve Allison in the race. In a statement, Straus implored his...
Straus Sycophant Questions Value of Endorsement

Straus Sycophant Questions Value of Endorsement

In the race to succeed Texas House Speaker Joe Straus in his San Antonio-based house district, one candidate is reportedly demonstrating uncertainty regarding how helpful the speaker’s endorsement might be. After a six-way primary race in House District 121, two...
TLR Backs Straus’ Hand-Picked Successor for HD 121

TLR Backs Straus’ Hand-Picked Successor for HD 121

A group that claims to advocate for conservative reforms is once again demonstrating they are more interested in access in Austin than advancing their legislative agenda. With only days remaining in the Texas Republican Primary, Texans for Lawsuit Reform came off the...
Straus Gets A Challenge

Straus Gets A Challenge

No matter what happens after the polls close today, Joe Straus still has a race on his hands. Not only is conservative Air Force veteran Matt Beebe giving moderate State Rep. Straus a hard run today in HD121, but Speaker Straus has learned he definitely has a...