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What does Larry Taylor want? [UPDATE]

Jul 13, 2011 By Paul Burka

On Tuesday [I tweeted (based on various reports) that Larry Taylor, the House GOP caucus chair, was going to run for Ron Paul’s congressional seat–the point being that if he did so, this would be highly beneficial for Joe Straus, as Taylor could emerge as a potential rival for speaker,…

Zogby/Chronicle: Olson +17 vs. Lampson, Culberson +7 vs. Skelly

Oct 27, 2008 By Paul Burka

Not surprising, except for the size of the margin. Pete Olson used to work for Cornyn, and the Cornyn people told me last week he had it won. As one Democratic operative reminded me yesterday, this is a district in which Shelley Sekula-Gibbs got 30,000 write-in votes in 2006. Also,…