Dan Patrick Beats Texas Lt. Governor Dewhurst In Runoff Dan Patrick saluted the Tea Party during his victory speech as he unseated longtime Republican incumbent Lt. Governor David Dewhurst.
Criticism, Support For Dewhurst After Police Call To Help RelativeIt's a call that gained more attention than Lieutenant Governor David Dewhurst may have ever expected. After Allen police arrested his step-niece for shoplifting Dewhurst personally called the police department to help her.
Governor Considers Special Session On Highway FundingGovernor Perry and state lawmakers are considering using a special session to deal with the issue of funding new road construction in Texas.