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  1. Former Dewhurst aide Buddy Barfield gets 7 years for embezzlingRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Dallas Morning News

    The former campaign manager and longtime political adviser to former Lt. Gov. David Dewhurst was sentenced on Friday to more than seven years in federal prison for embezzling millions of dollars from his boss's campaign accounts.

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  2. Ex-Dewhurst aide gets 7-year sentence for taking fundsRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | Star-Telegram.com

    An ex-top adviser to former Lt. Gov. David Dewhurst has been sentenced to more than seven years in federal prison for stealing $2.5-plus million in campaign funds from the then-powerful Republican.

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  3. Political consultant sentenced to over seven years...Read the original story

    11 hrs ago | WTAQ-AM Green Bay

    ... District of Texas said. Barfield took the money from the failed 2012 campaign of Texas Lieutenant Governor David Dewhurst and used the money to pay for items such as his mortgage, school tuition for his children and investments, it said. Dewhurst, a ...

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  4. Texas Political Consultant Gets 7 Years for Stealing FundsRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | News Max

    ... District of Texas said. Barfield took the money from the failed 2012 campaign of Texas Lieutenant Governor David Dewhurst and used the money to pay for items such as his mortgage, school tuition for his children and investments, it said. Dewhurst, a ...

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  5. Former Dewhurst campaign adviser sentenced to 7 yearsRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | Chron

    ... security company when a fired employee failed to return it, KGBT reported. AUSTIN - An ex-campaign adviser to David Dewhurst was sentenced Friday to more than seven years in federal prison for embezzling millions of dollars from the former ...

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  6. Dewhurst Adviser Gets 7 Years for Embezzling MillionsRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | Texas Tribune

    Former David Dewhurst consultant Buddy Barfield walks to Austin federal court in October, 2014, to plead guilty to embezzling almost $2 million in campaign funds. A onetime adviser to former Lt.

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  7. Ex-Dewhurst adviser sentenced to more than 7 years in prison for campaign embezzlementRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | Dallas Morning News

    The former campaign manager and long-time political adviser to former Lt. Gov. David Dewhurst was sentenced on Friday to more than 7 years in prison for embezzling millions of dollars from his boss's campaign accounts.

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  8. 7-year prison sentence for Dewhurst campaign consultantRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 7 | Business Journal

    ... was sentenced Thursday to more than seven years behind bars for stealing roughly $2.5 million from Lt. Gov. David Dewhurst 's 2012 senatorial campaign. Barfield, a political consultant and member of Dewhurst's 2012 campaign staff, had pleaded guilty ...

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  9. Peter Kinder and the people who just couldna t quit being lieutenant governorRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 19 | The Washington Post

    ... five lieutenant governors in the past 82 years. Other longtimers include former Texas lieutenant governor David Dewhurst (R), who lost a primary in his bid for a fourth term in that job last year after losing a Senate primary to Ted Cruz in 2012. In ...

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  10. Dividends DueRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Feb 15 | Sunday Herald

    Thursday: Cardiff Property PLC 9.55p, Dewhurst PLC 6.20p, Dewhurst PLC 6.20p, Puma High income VCT PLC 7p, Puma VCT 8 PLC 5p, Puma VCT 9 PLC 6p, Puma VCT VII PLC 5p Friday: Chenavari Capital Solutions Ltd 1.35p, CVC Credit Partners European Opportunities Ltd 2.50p, Downing One VCT PLC 2p, Fletcher King PLC 1.50p, Impax Asset Management Group PLC 1.10p, Investment Co PLC 5.50p, Jupiter Dividend and Growth Trust PLC 0.18p, NB Global Floating Rate Income Fund Ltd 0.96p, Numis Corpn PLC 5.50p We moderate all comments on HeraldScotland on either a pre-moderated or post-moderated basis.

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  11. Ethics commission votes to boost lawmakers' payRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 13 | Chron

    ... Houston. Conservative radio talk-show host. Ran as "only true conservative" and defeated the incumbent David Dewhurst. Strong principle-based decision style. Wants fast action to keep campaign promises to conservative voters, leading large group of ...

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  12. Editorial: Texas border effort is politics over policyRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 12 | El Paso Times

    ... at a cost of millions of dollars a month. The surge - approved by former Gov. Rick Perry, former Lt. Gov. David Dewhurst and Straus - shared a lack of focus that has marked Texas border security policy. State officials have provided no data to show ...

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  13. Straus Makes House Committee AssignmentsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 31, 2013 | Texas Tribune

    ... committees, 32 are chaired by men, six by women. That's one more female chair than the 2011 session. Lt. Gov. David Dewhurst released his state Senate appointments on Jan. 18. A full list of those can be found here . State Rep. Jimmie Don Aycock ...

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  14. Patrick gives fresh push to open-carry firearms legislationRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 3 | Dallas Morning News

    ... was part of his outreach to tea party voters, who helped fuel his GOP primary victory over incumbent Lt. Gov. David Dewhurst. So it came as a bit of a surprise last week when Patrick said open carry didn't have a great chance of passing - and that ...

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  15. Texas Savings Grant Program Could Save BillionsRead the original story

    Saturday Jan 31 | The Heartland Institute

    ... Texas made some admirable gains but the last decade has plateaued, especially in reading." Former Lt. Gov. David Dewhurst and Senate Education Committee chair Sen. Dan Patrick issued joint statements in favor of school reform and charter school ...

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  16. Gov. Abbott, Lt. Gov. Patrick take officeRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 28 | Blanco County News

    ... for skilled workers. More for our veterans who return broken from battle." Lt. Gov. Dan Patrick, successor to David Dewhurst who served at the post for 12 years, also addressed the crowd at the inauguration. "In my campaign," Patrick said, "I ...

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  17. With Bill Pending, School Choice Supporters RallyRead the original story w/Photo

    May 8, 2013 | Texas Tribune

    Gov. David Dewhurst and Senate Education Chairman Dan Patrick , R-Houston, before heading inside to meet with lawmakers. "A student's future should not depend on a name being brought out of a hat like it is - well, what it is - a lottery," said Patrick, referring to the process by which charters pick students from wait lists.

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  18. Open Carry Survives Despite Its SupportersRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 29 | MyHighPlains.com

    ... elected a new lieutenant governor who edged out three rivals in the Republican primary, including incumbent David Dewhurst , with Second Amendment rights as a prominent focus of his campaign. But the open carry movement has so far tripped over ...

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  19. Donor list for Abbott's $4.5M inauguration to be released 'soon,' spokesman saysRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 28 | Dallas Morning News

    ... and Lt. Gov. Dan Patrick was more than twice as expensive as the 2011 inauguration, when Rick Perry and David Dewhurst returned to office. Private sponsors and supporters typically pay for such ceremonies. The event last week included the official ...

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  20. Texas Railroad Commission Revises Media PolicyRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 27, 2015 | MyHighPlains.com

    ... came to the commission after stints on the communications teams of former Gov. Rick Perry and former Lt. Gov. David Dewhurst . This month, the agency held a 15-minute press call with David Craig Pearson, the state seismologist, to discuss the spate ...

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