Texas Senate's Top Insurgent Becomes Its ChiefFormer Tea Party and Texas Senate lion now Lt. Governor.
Incumbent Dewhurst Claims He's Closing Gap In Runoff For Lt. GovernorLieutenant Governor David Dewhurst has one week left to convince voters to keep him on the job another four years. Dewhurst is in a run-off with State Senator Dan Patrick of Houston -- who beat him 41-percent to 28-percent in March.
Lt. Gov. Hopeful Patrick Raises $4M Since FebruaryState Sen. Dan Patrick has reported raising more than $4 million in just a couple of months as he tries unseating Lt. Gov. David Dewhurst in next week's GOP primary runoff.