O'Rourke Could Rain on Trump
El Paso Parade with 2020 News

Abbott Runs Self-Implication
Risk if He Lets Dems Fire SOS

Whitley Job on Thin Ice in Wake
of Intense Senate Interrogation

Cornyn Gets Little Help in GOP
on Tent Building Plan for 2020

Bonnen Democrats Take Shots
at Abbott Tax and School Plans

Eleven of 12 Senate Democrats
Could Bust Whitley Nomination

Legislature Might Need Rabbit
in the Hat on Top Abbott Goals

Abbott Vows Landmark Results
on Agenda that's Transformative

Texas Business Establishment
Helping Democrats Raise Cash

Abbott Camp Speech Preview
Has Nothing on Election Fraud

GOP Election Integrity Crusade
Might Be Undermined by Snafu

Voter Flagging Debacle Could
Put Senate Confirmation at Risk

Tax Limits that Leaders Endorse
May Hinge on Speaker Squeeze

Cornyn Attempts High-Wire Act
with Early Break from the Gates

High-Level Texas Republicans
Issue Plea for Help from Trump

New House Sex Harassment
Policy Could Get Early Test

Tea Party Senator is Patrick's
Second Choice for New Chair

Speaker Leaves Tea Party
in Past with Blue Tint Team

House Speaker Puts GOP Allies
and Lots of Dems in High Places

Lawmaker Who Led Confederate
Plaque Push Enters Mayor Race

GOP Senator Could Be Daring
Patrick to Recall Appointment

House Calendars Panel Picks
May Gain Major New Muscle

Solon Who Defied Patrick Gets
Downgrade on Chair Carousel

House Dem Leader Offers Rare
Applause for Kick Off Kumbaya

Pivotal Bonnen Backers Will
Reap Spoils in Panel Shuffle

Distributors Launch Offensive
Amid Texas Beer War Revival

House and Senate Could Be
on Collision Course Already

Patrick Steals Abbott Thunder
with Bipartisan Inaugural Pitch

House Budget Blueprint Boosts
Public Ed at Expense of Others

Fantasy Sports Firms Have Texas
All-Star Lobby Team Assembled

Texas Senate on Track to Have
Multiple First-Time Panel Chiefs

Castro Breaks from Starting Gate
with Beto Looming as Obstacle

Ex-GOP Lawmaker Could Switch
Parties for Dallas Mayoral Race

New Speaker Appears to Fire
Warning on Zero Sum Games

President Takes PR Crusade
to the Valley for Group Pitch

Dan Patrick Takes Trump Call
after Arizona Gov Wall Snub

Bonnen Wins 147-0 as Session
Starts with Patrick Gone to DC

Trump Crisis Claims Raise
Specter of State Level Waste

Dan Patrick Takes Trump Call
after Arizona Gov Wall Snub

Bonnen Wins 147-0 as Session
Starts with Patrick Gone to DC

14 Rookies Could Have Edge
as Bonnen Charter Pledges

 

Democrats Have Slightly
More Clout on Leader Team than Original Straus House

Power analysis shows Bonnen sharing wealth more than GOP predecessor as Dems ranked on plums from new speaker.

 

Freshmen Class Has More Dems than Republicans
for First Time in GOP Era

Unconventional rookie group has LGBT trio, AG wife, rough riders and more gray hair than blue in wake of wave.

 

Bonnen Bipartisan Coalition Fell into Place after Key Democrats Followed Zerwas Lead

House Leadership Team Pre-Session Rankings Have Price Allies and Dem Vote Brokers

 

Beto Dips as Castro Rises
in Rolling Stone Size Up
for Democrats in 2020

Iconic magazine wonders if O'Rourke star has lost some shine in slight slip on list as fellow Texan moves up spot.

 

Beto Steals Show with Most
Valuable Campaign of All Time

U.S. Senate bid loss could be White House race warm up.
Democrat Challenger Helps Turn
Largest Red Texas County Blue

Democrat ousts tea party senator as only Dem to flip Tarrant seat.
School Finance Lawyer Had
Pedigree, Resume and Cash

Ex-lawmaker's son made it look easy with swing district strategy.
Republican Parts Blue Wave
in Most Vulnerable District

Incumbent who survived Abbott attack defies trend with ease.
HDCC Gives Democrats Late
Lift in All 12 Blue Wave Wins

House Dem PAC puts fumble memory behind 10 years later.

 

GOP Majority in Serious Peril
with 16 Texas House Seats
or More in Dems Reach

Democrats who fare better in president elections will enter 2020 with advantages they didn't enjoy en route to midterm gains.

Blue Wave Could Be Warning
Sign for Perfect Storm in 2020

 

Next Speaker Has Old Foes Singing Praise with Bid that Offered Fresh Starts for All

Hail Mary Falls Short When House Democrats Spurn
Bonnen Roadblock Bid

 

Crystal Ball Near Perfect
with Legislature Forecast

Texas Election Ratings
Have GOP Wave Bracing

Texas Polling: U.S. Senate
Race Has Thriller Potential

 

Texas Revenue Expectations
Scaled Back Amid Uncertainty

Clouds on Texas Tax Reform
Horizon with Oil Price Drop

Patrick Doesn't Take Kindly
to Embattled Senator Letter

GOP Senator Losing Chair
in Midst of Sex Text Drama

House Dem Out of Jail Early
Amid Railroad Job Suspicion

Lieutenant Governor on Mute
in Countdown to 2019 Session

Democrats Could Be Third Seat
Short if State Rep Goes Local

GOP Anxiety High in Texas
as Romney Attacks Trump

Centrist Convergence in Making
as 2019 Regular Session Nears

GOP Anxiety High in Texas
as Romney Attacks Trump

Texas Rings in the New Year
with Visions of President Beto

Castro Could Put Future Odds
at Risk with White House Race

Beto's Blue Wave and House
Gavel Grab Top 2018 Stories

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