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  1. Van de Putte's Bus Tour Hits Republican StrongholdRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | MyHighPlains.com

    ... at the polls lies in increased turnout among Hispanics and infrequent voters. Patrick, who defeated Lt. Gov. David Dewhurst in a heated Republican primary runoff, has kept a mostly low profile during the general election campaign, holding multiple ...

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  2. Lt. Governor Dewhurst asks for price tag to expand border operationsRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Lubbock Avalanche-Journal

    Months after Texas beefed up its border security presence in the Rio Grande Valley and deployed the Texas National Guard there in response to a record increase in illegal crossings, Lt. Gov. David Dewhurst wants to know what it would cost to expand the projects through 2016.

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  3. Van de Putte's Statewide Bus Tour Ventures off Democrats' Beaten PathRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Texas Tribune

    ... at the polls lies in increased turnout among Hispanics and infrequent voters. Patrick, who defeated Lt. Gov. David Dewhurst in a heated Republican primary runoff, has kept a mostly low profile during the general election campaign, holding multiple ...

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  4. Dewhurst Asks for Price Tag to Expand Border OperationsRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | MyHighPlains.com

    Months after Texas beefed up its border security presence in the Rio Grande Valley, Lt. Gov. David Dewhurst wants to know what it would cost to expand the projects through 2016.

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  5. Democratic lieutenant governor candidate to stop in Victoria 24 minutes agoRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | The Victoria Advocate

    ... Texas Senate, is running against fellow state Senator Dan Patrick, the nominee who defeated current Lt. Gov. David Dewhurst in the primaries earlier this year. Van de Putte, a pharmacist by trade, is on a statewide tour and is looking for votes ...

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  6. Republicans Knew Voter ID Law Would Disenfranchise over 500,000 VotersRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Burnt Orange Report

    ... the new requirement. But they did not share that information with lawmakers rushing to pass the legislation." David Dewhurst was one of them. According to an elections official, "Lt. Gov. Dewhurst was aware of the no-match list results showing ...

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  7. News Roundup: Textbooks, Buehler, and MoreRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Oct 27 | The Austin Chronicle

    ... explanations severely undermines Anderson's credibility as an expert witness." a Talk about a bad hire : David Dewhurst's former campaign adviser Kenneth "Buddy" Barfield pled guilty to embezzling $1.8 million from the lieutenant governor's failed ...

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  8. Rangel: Democrats wanted Patrick - they may get himRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Oct 26 | Amarillo.com

    ... colleague Dan Patrick of Houston. Patrick, the top vote-getter who went on to defeat three-term incumbent David Dewhurst in the May 27 runoff, is a right-wing radical and Texas voters would reject him, Hinojosa told me. This was in reference to ...

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  9. Patrick dials it back as Van de Putte ramps up offensiveRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Oct 25 | Dallas Morning News

    ... was the most fiery candidate in a Republican primary that featured four strong hopefuls - including Lt. Gov. David Dewhurst. Patrick, the favorite target of the other three, easily won the nomination after a runoff with Dewhurst. While his TV ads ...

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  10. The Playlist: Life On TVRead the original story

    Saturday Oct 25 | Texas Tribune

    ... without it, you can still follow along. Here are the other selections for the week: A former aide to Lt. Gov. David Dewhurst pleaded guilty to charges of wire fraud and embezzlement, so we have Usher and T.I. with "Guilty." Then, because the State ...

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  11. Rangel: Looks like Patrick will be Dems' worst nightmareRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 24 | Lubbock Avalanche-Journal

    ... colleague Dan Patrick of Houston. Patrick, the top vote-getter who went on to defeat three-term incumbent David Dewhurst in the May 27 runoff, is a right-wing radical and Texas voters would reject him, Hinojosa told me. This was in reference to ...

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  12. Wanted: More Devious PoliticiansRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 24 | TheDailyBeast.com

    ... as fantastical as Daenerys Targaryen's dragons. Here in the real world, we get things like Texas Lt. Gov. David Dewhurst attacking opponent Dan Patrick with a parody of the song " Let It Go " from the children's movie "Frozen." Or Ebola virus panic ...

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  13. Texas Lt. Governora s RaceRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Oct 18 | KXAN-TV Austin

    Incumbent David Dewhurst lost during the primary elections propelling Dan Patrick to the GOP nominee for a position that's considered more powerful than the Texas Governor. Leticia Van de Putte secured the democratic nod in the race.

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  14. Kitchen Table Kibitzing 10.22: Tales From the Battleground Texas Virtual Phone BanksRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 22 | Daily Kos

    ... in the history of the state, and the unprecedented landslide defeat of three-term sitting Lt. Governor David Dewhurst in the primaries, Republicans and Democrats were handed a rare opportunity to reshape the Executive power structure in Austin. With ...

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  15. Dewhurst campaign staffer guilty of embezzlementRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 22 | Business Journal

    A member of Lt. Gov. David Dewhurst's 2012 senatorial campaign staff has pleaded guilty to stealing $1.8 million in funds, according to attorneys for the U.S. Department of Justice.

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  16. Former aide pleads guilty to embezzling from Dewhurst campaignsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Oct 21 | Dallas Morning News

    The former campaign manager and longtime political adviser to Lt. Gov. David Dewhurst pleaded guilty Tuesday to embezzling nearly $1.8 million from Dewhurst's campaign accounts over five years until his theft was uncovered in late 2012.

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  17. Dewhurst campaign consultant pleads guilty to embezzlement, DoJ saysRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Oct 21 | Business Journal

    Kenneth "Buddy" Barfield pleaded guilty to one count of wire fraud, one count of making a false tax return and one count of embezzlement of federal campaign funds related to the embezzlement of said funds from the 2012 senatorial campaign of Lt. Gov. David Dewhurst.

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  18. Former Dewhurst aide pleads guilty to taking fundsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Oct 21 | KXAN-TV Austin

    A former top adviser to Lt. Gov. David Dewhurst has pleaded guilty to charges of stealing $1.8 million in campaign funds from the powerful Republican.

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  19. Former aide pleads guilty to embezzling $1.8 million from Dewhurst...Read the original story

    Tuesday Oct 21 | Memeorandum

    Former aide pleads guilty to embezzling $1.8 million from Dewhurst campaign funds - AUSTIN - Former David Dewhurst campaign manager Kenneth "Buddy" Barfield is facing up to 28 years in prison and millions in fines and restitution payments after pleading guilty Tuesday to embezzling nearly $1.8 million

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  20. Former Dewhurst Crony Pleads Guilty to Stealing $1.8 Million from CampaignRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Oct 21 | Dallas Observer

    As if the state needed more reason to be ashamed about the 2012 Republican Senate primary -- you know, the one that ended with Ted Cruz basically being handed a national platform on a silver platter -- Buddy Barfield, longtime top aid to Cruz's runoff opponent, David Dewhurst, has admitted to siphoning almost $2 million from Dewhurst's campaign. From 2008-2012, Barfield filed fake invoices with the David Dewhurst Committee and Dewhurst for Texas.

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