Republican Party of Texas Chairman Allen West has not minced words when it comes to the party’s opposition to Phelan’s potential election as speaker.
“Any candidate who emerges from a guarded, smoke-filled room will end in embarrassment.”
Curious, considering it was Straus who approved those projects alongside the lieutenant governor.
With the formation of the House Select Committee on Economic Competitiveness by Speaker Joe Straus, Rep. Tony Tinderholt (R-Arlington) verbalized his intent to hold the committee, and its chair, accountable.
Conservative republicans statewide can hopefully expect to see a different tact in future House charges.
Last night, the Executive Committee of the Harris County Republican Party voted to endorse Rep. Scott Turner (R-Frisco) for Speaker of the Texas House of Representatives. The Executive Committee also voted in favor of an amendment introduced by Scott Bowen, Chairman...
Is your legislator for using the power of government to silence whistle-blowers and conservatives?
The primary election results make it abundantly clear that Texans want optimistic, conservative-minded leaders.
Update: 8:05 pm on January 2, 2014 -- Ogle has fixed seven of the thirteen typos on his new "issues" page but six remain. Glad we could help proofread. Update: As of 5:15 pm on January 2, 2014, candidate Duke Burge has removed the issues page from his website....
“These activist groups being in control of the speaker’s office scares me.” – Rep. Harless