In the second episode of the 2018 Senate race podcast, we explore how Texas turned red.
The former First Lady of Texas was more than just a hostess. She was a political partner for Governor Bill Clements.
Clements will always hold an honored place in the Republican Pantheon as the first GOP governor of Texas since Reconstruction. He was elected in 1978 thanks to a split in the Democratic party. Attorney General John Hill had defeated incumbent governor Dolph Briscoe in the Democratic primary and was favored
The tragic culture clash that led to the murder of a governor’s son.
Jack Rains, whom some may remember as a former Secretary of State during the Bill Clements years, sent this commentary by Rush Limbaugh to his (Rains’) e-mail list. It pertains to the county-by-county map of the election (click on image for full map). I will comment following Limbaugh’s