Spurred by pro-life groups and Texas Republican Lt. Gov. David Dewhurst, the Harris County District Attorney's Office is proceeding with an investigation into allegations that Houston-based abortionist Douglas Karpen, who operates three...Show More Summary
The lieutenant governor of Texas, David Dewhurst, demanded an investigation Wednesday of an abortionist whose employees claim he twisted the heads off of babies who were born alive during abortion procedures. A new video exposé released...Show More Summary
A couple of weeks ago, following reports that Democrats are making a concerted effort to make Texas a more competitive electoral battleground, Lt. Gov. David Dewhurst said, "Over our dead bodies are we going to let this state turn blue." That sounded a bit extreme under the circ …
No power in the universe can stop the Daleks, but even the powerful extraterrestrial race has got a commute. David Dewhurst snapped some photos of the filming of Doctor Who's "An Adventure in Space and Time," featuring a quadruplet of Daleks crossing he Westminster Bridge in London. View more over at David's Flickr photoset: Link - via Kuriositas
A Texas political consultant who served as a campaign manager for Lt. Gov. David Dewhurst since 2008 has been accused of stealing at least $600,000 from the politician's campaign accounts.
"The campaign manager for Lt. Gov. David Dewhurst (R), already facing a state investigation over allegations of theft from Dewhurst's political account, has been accused of also taking at least $1 million from the Republican's U.S. Senate campaign last year," the Dallas Morning News reports.
With school shootings becoming increasingly tragic and frequent, the establishment writ large is dealing with complex issues as to how and curb violence through stronger gun laws. Simultaneously, fringe voices have declared that the problem isn't kids with guns, but teachers without them. [ more › ]
Texas Lt. Gov. David Dewhurst wants to fund firearms training for teachers and administrators. Dewhurst, a Republican, said school districts would nominate who they wanted to carry weapons on campus. The training would be more extensive than what is currently required for a Texas concealed handgun license and include how to react technically and emotionally [...]
Texas Lt. Gov. David Dewhurst has spent millions of his own dollars over the years running for political office. He spent more than $20 million on this year's loss to Ted Cruz in the Republican primary for U.S. Senate alone....
Texas Lt. Gov. David Dewhurst's (R) campaign manager "is under criminal scrutiny, suspected of stealing at least $600,000 -- and possibly more than $1 million -- from the Republican's political accounts over the past several years,"Show More Summary
Texas Gov. Rick Perry and Lt. Gov. David Dewhurst want to make passing a drug test a condition for receiving welfare or unemployment benefits. "This will prevent tax dollars going into the pockets of drug users and drug dealers," Perry said yesterday. Show More Summary
On Sunday, Texas Republican Senate candidate and Tea Party favorite Ted Cruz talked to Chris Wallace of Fox News Sunday. The former Texas solicitor general defeated Lieutenant Governor David Dewhurst in a come-from-behind win in Tuesday’s...Show More Summary
By Richard K. Barry ABC OTUS ran a story just after Ted Cruz, the Tea Party-backed Republican, won a stunning victory over Texas Lt. Gov. David Dewhurst in the Texas GOP Senate primary with the headline: "Romney Better Move to Right,...Show More Summary
In the Texas senate race, conservative groups played a huge role both by endorsing Ted Cruz and by helping him close the gap between his more modest resources and David Dewhurst’s significant ones. Club for Growth and Senate Conservatives...Show More Summary
Barring some incredible twist of fate, Ted Cruz will be the next United States Senator from Texas, after winning the Republican nomination by winning a runoff vote against David Dewhurst last night. (Kelefa Sanneh previewed the voteShow More Summary
Texas Lt. Gov. David Dewhurst joined a long list of candidates for Congress who have bet their personal fortunes in politics -- and lost.
On Tuesday, former Texas solicitor general Ted Cruz whalloped the state's lieutenant governor, David Dewhurst, to ice the GOP nomination to replace retiring Sen. Kay Bailey Hutchison. In a place where Democrats haven't won a statewide election since the 1990s, that all but guarantees Cruz will join the world's most deliberative body next January. Show More Summary
Tea Party insurgent Ted Cruz trounced Republican Lt. Gov. David Dewhurst, the candidate supported by Gov. Rick Perry, in the race for the GOP U.S. Senate nomination in Texas, suggesting that the Tea Party could overtake the state’s Republican...Show More Summary
WHEN David Dewhurst entered the race to be Texas’s next senator, his victory seemed all but assured. Republicans have controlled Texas for a long time and until recently, without much internal discord. Mr Dewhurst has been the lieutenant-governor since 2003 and his views have been solidly in line with the state’s Republican majority. Show More Summary
Tom Jensen makes a pretty decent observation about Texas winger Ted Cruz beating Lt. Gov. David Dewhurst by 10 points last night in the GOP primary: Gov. Rick Perry just got pwnt. David Dewhurst is obviously the biggest loser in the Texas Senate election tonight. When we first polled a hypothetical runoff match up between [...]