This is the official release: AUSTIN – Reggie Bashur, 58, an Austin consultant and former press secretary to Gov. Bill Clements, fell ill while traveling back to Austin on Thursday night. He is currently under evaluation at Seton Hospital in Austin, according to his assistant Matthew Bentley. * * * * According to friends of Mr. Bashur, he is in intensive care at Seton. An ambulance met the airplane. I do not have any medical details.