Texas Lt. Gov. Dan Patrick Blames 'African Americans Who Have Not Been Vaccinated' On COVID-19 SurgeLt. Gov. Patrick made the remarks in response to question about the latest coronavirus surge in Texas.
Texas Senate Committee To Hold Hearing On Virtual Instruction For Students As COVID-19 Cases SurgeAs of now, most school districts across the state are not offering this as an option because they would receive less funding per student from the state.
Texas Republicans Back Off Changes To Sunday Voting During Upcoming Special SessionThe special session that begins Thursday, July 8 will be the first time lawmakers are back at work since Democrats' late-night revolt over the Memorial Day weekend.
Lt. Gov. Dan Patrick Calls On Gov. Greg Abbott To Reverse ERCOT Overcharges, Exposing Major Policy DifferencePatrick said he's on the same page as Governor Abbott 95% of the time, but not in this specific case involving the power outages that have consumed the Texas Capitol for the past month.
'The Right Thing To Do,' Lt. Gov. Dan Patrick Requests ERCOT To Rectify $16 Billion Error During StormLt. Gov. Dan Patrick has called on the Texas Public Utilities Commission and the Electric Reliability Council of Texas to correct the emergency pricing error.
'I'm Not A Mandate Guy': Lt. Governor Dan Patrick Disagrees With CDC Director On COVID-19 Restrictions, Wants ERCOT Head To Resign"Now I think it's time to move forward with the hospitalizations down and vaccinations going up," said Lt. Gov. Patrick.
'Shocked By Their Failure To Respond,' Lt. Gov. Dan Patrick Calls For Resignations Of PUC Chair And ERCOT CEOLt. Gov. Dan Patrick is calling for the resignations of Public Utility Commission (PUC) Chairman DeAnn Walker and Electric Reliability Council of Texas (ERCOT) President and CEO Bill Magness.
'I Owe Everything I Have To Him' Says Texas Lt. Gov. Dan Patrick As State Leaders Mark Passing Of Rush Limbaugh"He was the greatest talk radio host in history and built the conservative movement in America," said Lt. Gov. Patrick.
Texas Lt. Gov. Dan Patrick Announces Star Spangled Banner Protection Act In Wake Of Mavericks ControversyThe Act, officially known as Senate Bill 4, will be among his legislative priorities this session, Patrick's office said in a news release Wednesday.
Texas Lt. Gov. Dan Patrick Acknowledges Mistakes With COVID-19 Vaccine Rollout: 'We Can't Control Every Dose'When asked about what is being done to get vaccines into underserved neighborhoods and communities in Texas, Patrick said that is up to cities and counties.
SMU Debate Expert Says First Clash Between Trump And Biden 'Was Definitely A Mess'The Commission on Presidential Debates said Wednesday it's considering changes to the two remaining presidential debates following Tuesday night's match-up.
Texas Lt. Gov. Dan Patrick Leads Trump Campaign Bus Tour From San Antonio To BedfordLt. Gov. Dan Patrick led a two-day Trump campaign bus tour from San Antonio to Bedford.
Texas Lt. Gov. Dan Patrick Previews President Trump's Plans For Second TermTexas Lt. Gov. Dan Patrick spoke to CBS 11 News about the president's plans for a second term ahead of the Republican National Convention.
Texas Lt. Gov. Dan Patrick's Broadcasting Company Received $179K PPP LoanA spokesperson said the money was sought due to a decline in advertising sales and was to cover the payroll and expenses of 13 employees.
Texas State Senate Staffers To Help Answer Workforce Commission Calls From UnemployedAlmost 200 senate staffers and members of the Lt. Governor’s team will begin TWC training on Thursday.