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  1. Analysis: Election Managers Partying Like It's 2012Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 25 | MyHighPlains.com

    ... consequences : Ted Cruz credited the extra time as one of the factors that enabled him to overcome Lt. Gov. David Dewhurst , the favorite in that year's race for U.S. Senate. The delayed primary also ruined whatever tiny chance Texas Republicans had ...

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  2. Analysis: Texas Election Managers Are Partying Like It's 2012Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 25 | Texas Tribune

    ... consequences : Ted Cruz credited the extra time as one of the factors that enabled him to overcome Lt. Gov. David Dewhurst , the favorite in that year's race for U.S. Senate. The delayed primary also ruined whatever tiny chance Texas Republicans had ...

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  3. Ted Cruz's New Path To Relevancy: Reminding You That He Hates Planned ParenthoodRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 24 | Houston Press

    ... For Growth and the anti-establishment queen herself, Sarah Palin, Cruz went on to trounce longtime Lt. Gov. David Dewhurst during the 2012 GOP primary for his U.S. Senate seat (the Washington Post called the race one of the biggest upsets of that ...

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  4. Meet Ted Cruz's top fundraiser: his wifeRead the original story

    Friday Aug 21 | GantDaily.com

    ... to make available for an interview. In the final two weeks before her husband's primary in 2012 against David Dewhurst - who would pour $25 million of his own money into his campaign - she agreed to dedicate the couple's entire savings to the Senate ...

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  5. Ted Cruz Fast FactsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 20 | CNN

    ... He is also the longest serving solicitor general in Texas' history. July 31, 2012 - Defeats Texas Lt. Gov. David Dewhurst in the runoff election for the Republican Senate nomination, by a vote of 57% to 43%. U.S. Sen. Ted Cruz has quickly made a ...

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  6. Next legal battleground over abortion: TexasRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 19 | Star Tribune

    ... gallery at the Texas State Capitol in Austin, Texas, Friday, July 12, 2013. Texas Senate leader, Lt. Gov. David Dewhurst has scheduled a vote for Friday on the same restrictions on when, where and how women may obtain abortions in Texas that failed ...

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  7. For Cruz, Southern Push One Part of Long GameRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 12 | Gilmer Mirror

    ... who mastered the art of the long haul while waging a long-shot bid for Senate against former Lt. Gov. David Dewhurst. Among those backers is Saul Anuzis, who runs Cruz's campaign in Michigan, which votes March 8. "I think he's being realistic," ...

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  8. Another state official resigns in wake of contracting scandalRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 10 | Chron

    ... scandal, but drew attention because he received abnormal salary increases. A former aide to Lt. Gov. David Dewhurst, his starting salary as Stick's chief of staff in late 2011 was $52,000 before it was raised to $75,000 in June 2012 and eventually ...

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  9. Cruz is a real contender, but not the best candidateRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 7 | Daily Texan

    First, in 2012 as a political novice, he defeated then-Lt. Gov. David Dewhurst in the Republican primary for the US Senate.

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  10. Tea Party Nears Its Peak in the LegislatureRead the original story

    Apr 27, 2015 | BurkaBlog

    ... has made in the Legislature and actually may face setbacks in 2016. If the GOP primary between Ted Cruz and David Dewhurst is any indication, tea party strength in the Legislature has peaked. While I'll readily admit there are hazards to linking one ...

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  11. Tod Robberson: Is anyone really trampling on Craig James' religious freedom?Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 4 | Dallas Morning News

    ... opposition to gay marriage. The primary pitted James against former Dallas Mayor Tom Leppert, Lieutenant Gov. David Dewhurst, and the ultimate winner, Ted Cruz, along with two others. The campaign, which included an interview with our editorial ...

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  12. Crownover says she will not seek re-electionRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 3 | Chron

    Rep. Myra Crownover, R-Denton, left, talks with Lt. Gov. David Dewhurst in the Texas Senate.

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  13. Analysis: 2016 Could See Voter Turnout Spike in TexasRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 28, 2015 | Gilmer Mirror

    ... in that year's primary elections, in spite of a spirited Republican U.S. Senate race between Lt. Gov. David Dewhurst and Ted Cruz , at the time a political greenhorn who was widely expected to finish at the back of a nine-candidate field. (Former ...

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  14. Joel Gehrke 2 hours ago American taxpayers paid approximately $1.87...Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 28, 2015 | National Review Online

    ... is far higher than the federal program's figures suggest. In 2013, for instance, then-Lieutenant Governor David Dewhurst (R., Texas) calculated that Texas had imprisoned 130,000 illegal immigrants over the previous two years, at a cost of $137 ...

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  15. Analysis: 2016 Could See Voter Turnout Spike in TexasRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 27, 2015 | MyHighPlains.com

    ... in that year's primary elections, in spite of a spirited Republican U.S. Senate race between Lt. Gov. David Dewhurst and Ted Cruz , at the time a political greenhorn who was widely expected to finish at the back of a nine-candidate field. (Former ...

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  16. Analysis: 2016, Like 2008, Could See Voter Turnout Spike in TexasRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 27, 2015 | Texas Tribune

    ... in that year's primary elections, in spite of a spirited Republican U.S. Senate race between Lt. Gov. David Dewhurst and Ted Cruz , at the time a political greenhorn who was widely expected to finish at the back of a nine-candidate field. (Former ...

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  17. Declared 2016 GOP candidate: Ted CruzRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 25, 2013 | USA Today

    ... in Texas in 2012. His general election victory followed an upset win in the Republican primary over Lt. Gov. David Dewhurst, who was favored by much of the party establishment, including Gov. Rick Perry. Cruz previously served as solicitor general ...

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  18. Texas Continues to Handle Jade Helm 15 Exactly the Way You'd ExpectRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 18, 2015 | Dallas Observer

    One would have hoped, if one were exceedingly naive, that Governor Greg Abbott might have backed off after finally realizing how absurd it is to send the Texas State Guard to monitor the U.S. military training exercises known colorfully as Jade Helm 15. One might have thought Abbott would have reconsidered after so many people -- including Republicans like David Dewhurst and Rick Perry -- chided him for doing so. "We are playing a pivotal role of government and that is to provide information for people who have questions," Abbott told reporters.

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  19. What is Jade Helm 15?Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 14, 2015 | PolitiFact

    ... them blaming the Obama administration for creating such a suspicion of the federal government. For example, David Dewhurst, the former Lieutenant Governor of Texas, wrote a column simultaneously condemning the conspiracy theorists and attributing ...

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  20. Houston Symphony: Star Spangled SaluteRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 3, 2015 | Houston Press

    ... the popular American songbook ("Sweet Caroline"). Joining Reineke on stage are former Lieutenant Governor David Dewhurst who takes a turn as guest conductor and singer/actor Christopher Johnstone who performs several Broadway show tunes (from South ...

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