Wednesday, November 24, 2010

The Battle over Texas House Speaker

On the other side of the Red River, a big fight is shaping up in the Texas State House whether or not to keep current Speaker Joe Straus, a Republican who was elected Speaker by 65 Democrats and 11 moderate/liberal Republicans in 2009.

The folks at have covered this topic extensively, and to far greater detail than I can. Watch the video above, then go to this link to read more about this controversy.