Mike Hamilton

Race to the Right Exemplified in District 19

Jan 21, 2013 By Sonia Smith

Several Republican primary battles in Texas seem to be about burnishing conservative bonafides, and few races better demonstrate this effort than the contest between James White and Mike "Tuffy" Hamilton.

House committee assignments, at long last

Feb 10, 2011 By Paul Burka

The Joe Straus who put together these committee assignments was a different Joe Straus from the one who made the appointments in 2009. Straus 2.0 is a much more skilled politician. For those who had labeled him a RINO, he spiked that attack by appointing 27 Republican chairs to only 11…