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Tag Archives: Dan Patrick
Like an obstinate weed that just won’t die, the debate over school vouchers returned to the Capitol for the 11th straight legislative session on Thursday.
Today, Dan Patrick’s passed his beloved tax cuts through the Senate. But an unusual rift between tea partiers and their colleagues threatens disunity.
Alabama Justice Roy Moore joined Attorney General Ken Paxton, Lt. Gov. Dan Patrick and dozens of other elected officials to make a biblical case against same-sex marriage.
Ben Sargent’s Loon Star State: “The lieutenant governor will have to get back to you… He’s busy contemplating border issues…”
Dan Patrick, in an attempt to find money for his tax cuts, proposed to weaken the “spending cap” just last week. Now, he’s out to strengthen it. Huh?
Texas officeholders have .gov websites where they push out statements and list contact info for constituents. Dan Patrick’s does a little bit more.
Dan Patrick and the Senate Committee on Finance don’t just want to cut taxes—they want to do away with them. But slowly, budget realities are setting in.
Like undergrads in their fall semester, freshman year, Greg Abbott, Dan Patrick, and Joe Straus are getting to know each other. It’s going great!
Greg Abbott gave his first State of the State address today—and he’s positioning himself as a relatively moderate governor. How much does that mean?