The certified public accountant is running for lieutenant governor again and hopes Beto O’Rourke will top the ticket.
Leticia Van de Putte on what happened last summer—and what might happen in November.
As the clock winds down on the primary, Patterson unloads on Patrick in the hope of taking the second spot
The New York Times profiled Jerry Patterson, the colorful and controversial Texas Land Commissioner.
The first order of business, after the special session ends and the long interim begins, is for the Legislature to do something it doesn’t do very often: exercise oversight. Oh, it calls in state agencies for budget hearings, but what it doesn’t do is address problems unless they are obvious.
Senate Republicans continue to have conversations about what to do in the event that (a) Dewhurst resigns his office to run for the Senate, or (b) opts to run for lieutenant governor again. The GOP caucus has three factions. The lines are not set in stone, and, depending on the
Candidates Rick Perry and John Sharp donÕt agree on much, but they both say the race for lieutenant governor is the most important one on the ballot this fall. They’re right.