January 25, 2008
Dukes and Craddick

I've said before that there really isn't aren't any relevant issues beyond Tom Craddick's Speakership in most contested House primaries. Along those lines, via BOR comes this AusChron story about Travis County Craddick Dem Rep. Dawnna Dukes and her TPA-endorsed opponent, Brian Thompson, in which we see how tightly connected Dukes is to Craddick and his money machine. The way to end Craddick's reign as Speaker is by knocking off his supporters one by one, and with Thompson and Armando Walle, we've got a couple of great opportunities to do that. Check it out.

Posted by Charles Kuffner on January 25, 2008 to Election 2008