The lieutenant governor won re-election on an agenda of increasing teacher pay and cutting property taxes.
His opponents hijacked the criminal justice system, but Texans saw through the attack and re-elected Attorney General Ken Paxton.
Under Abbott, the Texas Legislature has passed the nation’s strongest sanctuary city bill, as well as legislation to protect private property rights, and tax relief for small businesses.
“Texas Election Code makes it illegal for a poll worker to permit an ineligible voter to vote.”
The failures of incentives are widely reported, namely in producing the quantity and quality of jobs promised, but also the resulting higher taxes on locals.
While Gov. Greg Abbott has spent more than $20 million campaigning since January, those dollars have been spent more to the benefit of other campaigns rather than his own.
The Republican caucus will meet on December 1 to nominate their unified Republican candidate.
The announcement comes on the heels of a secret meeting of around forty Republican House members on Sunday.
“I’m gonna vote for what’s good for the district first and what’s good for the state based on my principles of conservatism.”
According to rumors, Zerwas’ decision to exit the race comes as the result of a meeting of roughly forty House Republicans in Austin.