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  1. Ringside Politics Champion Of 2014: Sen. Ted CruzRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Townhall

    ... he scored a major upset in the Texas Republican primary for U.S. Senate by easily defeating Lt. Governor David Dewhurst, the establishment's preferred candidate, and coasting to victory in the general election. He has been fighting the establishment ...

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  2. Potential 2016 GOP candidate: Ted CruzRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 25, 2013 | USA Today

    ... in Texas in 2012. His general election victory followed an upset win in the Republican primary over Lt. Gov. David Dewhurst, who was favored by much of the party establishment, including Gov. Rick Perry. Cruz previously served as solicitor general ...

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  3. Analysis: The Tax That Consumers Are IgnoringRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | MyHighPlains.com

    ... living room in El Paso - you owe Texas a use tax on that sofa. Hardly anybody seems to know this. Lt. Gov. David Dewhurst , back when he was the state's land commissioner, got into a flap with the state comptroller's office over things he bought in ...

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  4. Analysis: Who Actually Owes State Sales Tax? Hint: It's Not RetailersRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Texas Tribune

    ... living room in El Paso - you owe Texas a use tax on that sofa. Hardly anybody seems to know this. Lt. Gov. David Dewhurst , back when he was the state's land commissioner, got into a flap with the state comptroller's office over things he bought in ...

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  5. For Public Schools, What to Watch in Next SessionRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 18 | MyHighPlains.com

    ... 2013 session, despite a loud drumbeat leading up to January from supporters including Patrick and Lt. Gov. David Dewhurst , legislation that would allow students to receive public money to attend private schools died with barely a whimper . Now, a ...

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  6. Three thoughts on the state of the Mayor's raceRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 16 | Off the Kuff

    ... are unlikely to launch campaigns. And despite floating the idea that he was open to a run, outgoing Lt. Gov. David Dewhurst said this month he had no plans to do so. Conservatives have not yet coalesced around any of the six non-liberal candidates: ...

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  7. Toyota Tundra goes big, comes up smallRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 15 | Globe and Mail

    ... Limited model comes without running boards, which can make climbing into the cab a bit of a challenge. (David Dewhurst Photography) The Tundra Limited model comes without running boards, which can make climbing into the cab a bit of a challenge. ...

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  8. Texas Lt. Gov David Dewhurst faces the media at a polling place on...Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 15 | Houston Chronicle

    Every few years, Texas airwaves, websites and newspapers are flooded with political advertisements, but not all of the statements check out. See which pieces of campaign rhetoric earned the notorious "Pants on Fire" rating from PolitiFact .

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  9. Steroid testing on high school athletes likely to be defundedRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 15 | Lubbock Avalanche-Journal

    ... - which began a year after the Legislature voted for the program - had the strong backing of Lt. Gov. David Dewhurst, the presiding officer of the Texas Senate, and of other influential leaders at the time. However, Dewhurst leaves office on Jan. 20 ...

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  10. State leaders vow to take on child abuse in upcoming sessionRead the original story

    Saturday Dec 13 | Lubbock Avalanche-Journal

    ... than usual to this matter became evident earlier this year. First, House Speaker Joe Straus and Lt. Gov. David Dewhurst, the presiding officer of the Senate, added it to the long list of interim charges, issues the lawmakers take an in-depth look at ...

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  11. Recent editorials from Texas newspapersRead the original story

    Tuesday Dec 9 | KSWO

    ... and five state representatives and headed by House Speaker Joe Straus and the soon-to-be-former Lt. Gov. David Dewhurst, approved $86 million in additional funding for the state's latest "border surge." The surge was launched in June when the state ...

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  12. Texas Insurance Commissioner Named to Governor-Elect's StaffRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 8 | Insurance Journal West

    ... May 2013. Prior to her commissioner post, Rathgeber served as deputy chief of staff in the Office of Lt. Gov. David Dewhurst. She also has served as director of research for the Texas General Land Office, and director of the strategic assessment ...

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  13. Abbott and the Latino voteRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 8 | Off the Kuff

    ... and he gets credit for it, but I don't see how you get to 44% from there. Dist Perry Abbott White Davis Dewhurst LCT HD140 27.9% 32.2% 70.7% 66.3% 31.6% 65.9% HD143 29.6% 35.0% 68.9% 63.7% ...

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  14. Toyota goes bold with new CamryRead the original story

    Saturday Dec 6 | Los Angeles Times

    ... A 10-speaker JBL audio system, heated leather seats, LED daytime lights and a moon roof are also included. (David Dewhurst Photography / Toyota) For years, Toyota's Camry has dominated the family sedan segment with a focus on comfort and reliability ...

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  15. Tighter Spending Cap Could Keep Billions Out of State's Next BudgetRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 5 | Texas Tribune

    Lt. Gov. David Dewhurst and House Speaker Joe Straus listened to testimony on the cost of the continuing border surge during the Legislative Budget Board hearing's on Dec.1, 2014. An obscure committee of state lawmakers met at the Texas Capitol on Monday to approve an arcane measure with big consequences.

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  16. Appraisal caps back on the agendaRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 5 | Off the Kuff

    ... and competing factions push to ramp spending growth both down and up. The budget board - made up of Lt. Gov. David Dewhurst, House Speaker Joe Straus, and four members each of the state House and Senate - selected the rate with little discussion, ...

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  17. Abbott: Spending Limit Includes Rainy Day FundRead the original story w/Photo

    May 9, 2013 | Texas Tribune

    ... if they don't fund water plans and tax cuts and find some way to keep building roads in the state. Lt. Gov. David Dewhurst said that under the Senate's "brief review of the constitution and our legal precedents, the only way that the Legislature can ...

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  18. Livestream: A Conversation With Lt. Gov. David DewhurstRead the original story

    Thursday Dec 4 | Texas Tribune

    We're livestreaming Texas Tribune CEO and Editor-in-Chief Evan Smith's Thursday morning conversation with Lt. Gov. David Dewhurst.

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  19. The Brief: Dec. 4, 2014Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 4 | Texas Tribune

    ... think it's an answer to prayer that the 5th Circuit has put a stay on the execution,' said Nolan." Lt. Gov. David Dewhurst drops by for an 8 a.m. breakfast conversation at the Austin Club. We will livestream the event for those unable to make it in ...

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  20. Perry's Border Surge Cut Off as Media Interest DisappearsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 2 | Breitbart.com

    ... the House, and four members each from the Texas House and Senate. Current membership is Lieutenant Governor David Dewhurst, Speaker of the House Joe Straus, Senators Kevin Eltife, Craig Estes, Juan Hinojosa, and Jane Nelson, and Representatives Drew ...

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