Gov. Perry Announces September 9 Special Election for Senate District 28

July 22, 2014 (http://governor.state.tx.us/news/press-release/19933/) Gov. Rick Perry today set Tuesday, Sept. 9, 2014, as the special election date to fill the Texas State Senate District 28 seat, vacated by Sen. Robert Duncan, who has left to serve as chancellor of the Texas Tech University … [Read more...]

Texas Civil Justice League PAC Endorses Senator Dan Patrick for Lt. Governor

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE July 15, 2014 Contact: Carol Sims carol@tcjl.com 512-320-0474 TCJL PAC Endorses Senator Dan Patrick for Lt. Governor … [Read more...]

Texas Clear Winner in Red State-Blue State Comparison

July 10, 2014 (http://governor.state.tx.us/news/editorial/19899/) by Governor Rick Perry In 2011, Illinois and Texas each faced a challenging legislative session. The national recession had damaged both states' economies, and revenues were projected to be insufficient to cover anticipated … [Read more...]

Jodey Arrington, Former Texas Tech Vice Chancellor, Formally Announces for Senate District 28

July 9, 2014 Contact: Ashley Nelson 512-294-3369 Jodey Arrington Press Release Jodey Arrington Biography … [Read more...]

Senator Larry Taylor Denounces Biased Ruling

July 7, 2014 Contact: Matt Welch (512) 417-­‐8084; matt@horizonpublicaffairs.com http://www.larrytaylor.com Larry Taylor Press Release … [Read more...]

Texas Gov. Rick Perry tries to woo Tesla in Sacramento

June 2014 (http://www.latimes.com/business/la-fi-tesla-texas-perry-20140611-story.html) Driving an electric Tesla Model S sedan, the governor of Texas whisked into the state capital of California on Tuesday with a not-subtle message that he wants to keep nabbing businesses from the Golden … [Read more...]

Gov. Perry Appoints Franklin as Judge of 311th Judicial District Court

June 13, 2-14 (http://governor.state.tx.us/news/appointment/19816/) Gov. Rick Perry has appointed Alicia Franklin of Houston as judge of the 311th Judicial District Court in Harris County for a term to expire at the next general election. Franklin is an attorney in private practice and a … [Read more...]

Gov. Perry Appoints McClendon as Judge of 258th Judicial District Court

June 13, 2014 (http://governor.state.tx.us/news/appointment/19815/) Gov. Rick Perry has appointed Ernie McClendon of Livingston as judge of the 258th Judicial District Court in Polk, San Jacinto and Trinity Counties for a term to expire at the next general election. McClendon is an attorney … [Read more...]

Gov. Perry Appoints Rummel as Judge of 144th Criminal District Court

June 13, 2014 (http://governor.state.tx.us/news/appointment/19814/) Gov. Rick Perry has appointed Lorina Rummel of San Antonio as judge of the 144th Criminal District Court in Bexar County for a term to expire at the next general election. Rummel is an assistant district attorney for the … [Read more...]

Rep. Villarreal Discusses Plans to Run for San Antonio Mayor

June 3, 2014 (http://sanantonio.twcnews.com/content/news/299639/capital-tonight--rep--villarreal-discusses-plans-to-run-for-san-antonio-mayor) The judge at the head of the state's sweeping school finance trial will not be stepping away from the case, in spite of a motion filed by state attorneys … [Read more...]