Representative Lois Kolkhorst
She joined with Rick Perry to oppose Medicaid expansion, then voted against the Speaker’s budget—a no-no for a committee chair.
Representative David Simpson
After missing a vote on the budget, he raced toward the Speaker’s rostrum and accused Speaker Straus of intentionally preventing him from registering his vote.
Representative Steve Toth
Republican, The Woodlands
He filed one of the nuttiest gun bills ever: to allow the state to ignore federal laws. The Calendars committee must have been napping the day it came to the floor.