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  1. Efforts to Raise Teacher Certification Standards FalterRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | Gilmer Mirror

    ... to Republican candidates, including at least $282,000 to Gov. Rick Perry and $170,000 each to Lt. Gov. David Dewhurst and $225,000 to Attorney General Greg Abbott , now the Republican candidate for governor. In 2013, Perry appointed Reaser to the ...

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  2. Efforts to Raise Teacher Certification Standards FalterRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | MyHighPlains.com

    ... to Republican candidates, including at least $282,000 to Gov. Rick Perry and $170,000 each to Lt. Gov. David Dewhurst and $225,000 to Attorney General Greg Abbott , now the Republican candidate for governor. In 2013, Perry appointed Reaser to the ...

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  3. Lt. Gov. Makes Personal Donation to Fund More Deputies in FalfurriasRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Breitbart.com

    Texas Lt. Governor David Dewhurst made a personal donation to the group of police officers from South Texas who are volunteering their time to help the financially beleaguered Brooks County Sheriff's Office in Falfurrias, Texas.

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  4. All Points: Vouchers and public education in TexasRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 19 | Star-Telegram.com

    With new interim charges from outgoing Lt. Gov. David Dewhurst, The state Senate Committee on Education will look at creating tax credits and taxpayer savings grants - both voucher programs - as cornerstones of a new school choice plan that would offer parents an alternative to public education.

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  5. Rick Perry's Real Problem: Rampant Corporate CronyismRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 18 | FITSNews

    ... politicians who have the most influence on the decisions made by the oversight committee (Perry, Lt. Gov. David Dewhurst , Speaker of the House Joe Straus , Attorney General Greg Abbott and Comptroller Susan Combs ), one would find many instances of ...

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  6. Lawyer calls indictment of Gov. Perry 'political abuse of court system'Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Aug 17 | GantDaily.com

    ... to punish the exercise of a lawful and constitutional authority afforded to the Texas governor." Lt. Gov. David Dewhurst also expressed disappointment over the indictment of Perry saying Travis County is tryingto criminalize state politics. Perry's ...

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  7. Van de Putte proposal puts policy in focusRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 15 | Star-Telegram.com

    ... governor. It's not surprising, however, that State Sen. Dan Patrick, R-Houston, who bested Lt. Gov. David Dewhurst in the party primary election earlier this year, responded to his opponent's plan with the expected political rhetoric. The merit and ...

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  8. Patrick, Van de Putte confirm September debateRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 14 | Sunherald.com

    ... Van de Putte will become the state's first new lieutenant governor in more than a decade. Republican Lt. Gov. David Dewhurst was denied a fourth term to the powerful position after losing to Patrick in the GOP primary this spring. Just like Wendy ...

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  9. Patrick, Van de Putte still negotiating debateRead the original story

    Wednesday Aug 13 | Lubbock Avalanche-Journal

    ... mism that voters would get a debate before Election Day. The winner will replace longtime Republican Lt. Gov. David Dewhurst, who took office in 2003 but was denied a fourth term by Patrick in a GOP primary runoff.

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  10. Nelson hailed as first woman to lead a Texas budget panelRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 12 | Dallas Morning News

    ... then, by far," said Lucio, 68, noting that he has served on Finance since 1991. This entry was posted in David Dewhurst , Legislature 2013 , Personalities , Republicans , State budget and tagged Eddie Lucio , Jane Nelson , Joan Huffman , Senate ...

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  11. Reshuffling chairs benefits cell-phone privacy bill in Texas SenateRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 11 | Grits for Breakfast

    ... members want this! So, those of us hoping for movement on this bill were all a bit deflated. Then, Lt. Gov. David Dewhurst revived the issue, assigning an excellent set of interim charges on these and related topics to the Senate State Affairs ...

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  12. Not quite a debate: Van de Putte, Patrick make separate lieutenant governor pitches at same eventRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 7 | Dallas Morning News

    ... debates with his opponents in the GOP primary and runoff earlier this year. One of the opponents was Lt. Gov. David Dewhurst, who was defeated by Patrick in the May runoff.

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  13. 'Dr Tea' takes on US marketRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 6 | China Daily

    ... events to introduce his tea to people of all ethnicities. At one event he ran into Texas Lieutenant Governor David Dewhurst, who enjoyed Zhang's tea and offered praise. Zhang has also hosted tea events such as Super Valentine, Lantern Tea Poetry ...

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  14. Texas Lt. Gov. Dewhurst: We Need Congress to Pass a Border BillRead the original story

    Friday Aug 1 | News Max

    ... Mexico, and now it's time for Congress to help by passing a bill to resolve the situation, Texas Lt. Gov. David Dewhurst insists. "What is [Senate Majority Leader] Harry Reid thinking, and what is he doing?" Dewhurst asked "America's Newsroom" host ...

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  15. Newspaper reviews success of DPS in South TexasRead the original story

    Friday Aug 1 | Washington Times

    In a June 18 letter expressing his support for the new operation, Lt. Gov. David Dewhurst cited Operation Strong Safety, which massed DPS troopers along the border last fall for three weeks.

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  16. Dan Patrick's Disappearance Act: Where Did Danny Go?Read the original story

    Wednesday Jul 30 | Burnt Orange Report

    ... running for office in November disappeared for almost forty days. After winning his primary against David Dewhurst, Dan Patrick dropped off the radar. If it strikes you as odd that one of the candidates in the country's most interesting race for ...

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  17. Border costRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 29 | El Paso Times

    ... for an open-ended commitment that is estimated to cost $12 million a month. It comes after he, Lt. Gov. David Dewhurst and House Speaker Joe Straus, R-San Antonio, last month ordered a surge of DPS troopers at a cost of $5.2 million a month. The ...

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  18. DPS, National Guard: Border deployment will not deal with kidsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 29 | El Paso Times

    ... for an open-ended commitment that is estimated to cost $12 million a month. It comes after he, Lt. Gov. David Dewhurst and House Speaker Joe Straus, R-San Antonio, last month ordered a surge of DPS troopers at a cost of $5.2 million a month. The ...

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  19. Recent editorials from Texas newspapersRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 29 | Sunherald.com

    ... of that challenge. We are distraught that during his announcement to deploy troops, Gov. Perry, Lt. Gov. David Dewhurst and Attorney Gen. Greg Abbott - all of whom have acknowledged the humanitarian crisis brewing in our region - did little to ...

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  20. Texas Lt. Gov.: Mexican Government Helping IllegalsRead the original story

    Tuesday Jul 29 | News Max

    ... officials are abetting the illegal migration of thousands of minors into the United States, Texas Lt. Gov. David Dewhurst said. Speaking on Monday's " Sean Hannity Show," Dewhurst said, "Kids that are six-years old, 10-years old, can't make it 1,600 ...

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