Greg Abbott

Bonnen Expected to Claim Caucus Nomination Clinched

Bonnen Expected to Claim Caucus Nomination Clinched

AUSTIN, Texas — According to sources in the Texas Capitol, State Rep. Dennis Bonnen (R–Angleton) will claim this afternoon that he has the votes necessary to win election as speaker of the Texas House. A legislator for more than two decades, Bonnen officially entered...
Red Wave Sweeps Montgomery County

Red Wave Sweeps Montgomery County

Democrat hopes of a blue wave were dashed against a high red wall in Montgomery County, where Republicans ran up massive margins of victory. The solid Republican turnout cements Montgomery County’s status as the reddest suburban county in Texas. Most Republicans won...
Abbott Campaign Crushes Democrat Opponent

Abbott Campaign Crushes Democrat Opponent

In an election in which Democrats predicted a “blue wave” of liberal victories, Gov. Greg Abbott has defeated Sheriff Lupe Valdez, his Democrat opponent, to win re-election to Texas’ highest office. Since winning the governor’s office four years ago, Abbott has been...
Abbott Campaigning for Down-Ballot Republicans

Abbott Campaigning for Down-Ballot Republicans

Despite his own opponent doing little in regard to campaigning, Texas’ highest-ranking Republican official has been running an aggressive campaign to shore up support for GOP candidates statewide. While Gov. Greg Abbott has spent more than $20 million campaigning...