BREAKING NEWS: Ames Jones resigns from Railroad Commission; will face Wentworth
Mon February 13, 2012 5:53 pm

Her decision was made minutes ago (5:48 p.m.) This means Greg Abbott will not have to rule on whether Austin is the capital of Texas, which briefly became an issue as Ames Jones struggled with residency issues.

Ames Jones' action sets up an epic battle for Jeff Wentworth's state Senate seat. Ames Jones has the backing of Texans for Lawsuit Reform and their deep pockets.

The information was provided to me by the Ames Jones campaign.

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