Texas Lieutenant Governor Candidates To Debate Sept. 27Republican state Sen. Dan Patrick has agreed to participate in a September debate with his Democratic opponent for lieutenant governor, Leticia Van de Putte.
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.
Dewhurst, Patrick Enter Lieutenant Governor Runoff Texas Lieutenant Governor David Dewhurst and state Sen. Dan Patrick have advanced to a runoff for lieutenant governor in the Republican primary, extending an already bruising campaign for one of the state's most powerful offices.
GOP Leaders: Court Erred In Brain-Dead Pregnancy Four big-name Republicans running for lieutenant governor said Monday night that a Texas judge erred when he ordered a brain-dead, pregnant woman off life support and vowed if elected to tighten similar state laws.
Perry's Decision Will Transform Texas Politics
Jeb Bush To Texas: Go Big On Overhauling SchoolsJeb Bush says that when it comes to overhauling public education: "You've got to go big or go home."