What Texas Monthly had to say about the former governor in 1976.
The late governor’s time in office is more memorable for what didn’t happen than for what did.
You remember Dolph Briscoe, don't you?
UPDATE: I should have given Roger Williams credit in this writeup for his outstanding performance in the chair on the first day of the 2007 session, when he presided over the speaker’s race. He showed no favoritism and made a crucial ruling, overruling a point of order, that a secret…
. . .but back home? Never.
You may disagree, but we know we’re right.
Some embarrassing (and perhaps illegal) aspects of Dolph Briscoe’s campaign.