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  1. Congressman Ralph Hall waves to the crowd at Frisco 2008 community parade.Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 26 | Texas Tribune

    With 25 Republicans in the U.S. House and a vibrant conservative presence back home, Texas would seem a target-rich setting for the Tea Party to dislodge long-time establishment Republicans from Congress. But it hasn't had much luck so far ousting Texas incumbents, a testament, observers and insiders say, to the powers of office and spiraling costs of congressional campaigns.

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  2. Reps. Blake Farenthold, Lamar Smith and Pete SessionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 26 | Texas Tribune

    But aside from the ousting of U.S. Rep. Ralph Hall last year, that hasn't really been the case. Texas Tea Party candidates have succeeded in numerous state legislative races, but political observers say it's relatively hard for them to do so in a congressional race.

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  3. Three Texas Congressmen anticipating Tea Party challengersRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 22 | KGNS-TV Laredo

    ... Committee investigating the abuses of the Administration." The question on Sessions isn't whether he is the next Ralph Hall. It's "Will he be the next John Carona?" Sessions' U.S. House district shared territory with the former Dallas state ...

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  4. 3 Texas Congressmen Anticipating Tea Party ChallengersRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jun 21 | Gilmer Mirror

    ... Committee investigating the abuses of the Administration." The question on Sessions isn't whether he is the next Ralph Hall. It's "Will he be the next John Carona ?" Sessions' U.S. House district shared territory with the former Dallas state ...

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  5. Republican lawmakers visit Upshur GOPRead the original story

    Saturday Jun 20 | Big News Network.com

    ... g at Indian Rock Baptist Church, between Gilmer and Diana.Ratcliffe, who defeated longtime District 4 Congressman Ralph Hall last year to win the seat in Washington representing Northeast Texas, said ...

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  6. Louie Gohmert and other Texas congressmen to endorse Ted Cruz's 2016 bidRead the original story w/Photo

    May 22, 2015 | The Raw Story

    ... government shutdown and is known to follow his lead on House floor votes. Ratcliffe defeated longtime U.S. Rep. Ralph Hall last spring, successfully challenging the GOP establishment. And Burgess is a vocal conservative, specifically on the 2010 ...

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  7. U.S. Sen. Ted Cruz talks to supporters at the Peace Center in Greenville, S.C., on May 9, 2015.Read the original story w/Photo

    May 20, 2015 | Texas Tribune

    ... government shutdown and is known to follow his lead on House floor votes. Ratcliffe defeated longtime U.S. Rep. Ralph Hall last spring, successfully challenging the GOP establishment. And Burgess is a vocal conservative, specifically on the 2010 ...

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  8. Four Texas Republicans Endorse Cruz for PresidentRead the original story w/Photo

    May 21, 2015 | Roll Call

    On Thursday, four House Republicans in the Texas delegation announced they would support the iconoclastic Cruz in the crowded GOP primary pool that includes other members of Congress. Though all considered to be among the House GOP's most conservative members, the newly minted Cruz supporters Reps.

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  9. Ralph Hall gets statue at Rockwall County Courthouse for 92nd birthdayRead the original story w/Photo

    May 3, 2015 | Dallas Morning News

    For his 92nd birthday on Sunday, Ralph Hall received a serenade from hundreds of people and an hour of speeches in his honor. The former Republican congressman, who represented Texas' 4th District in the U.S. House for 34 years, was on hand for the unveiling of a monumental bronze sculpture of himself.

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  10. This graphic shows how America's partisan divide grewRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 24, 2015 | Politico

    ... has continued to work across party lines. A number of them, however, are now out of office. Former Rep. Ralph Hall (R-Texas) appears most frequently as a percentage of all cooperator pairs for his work during the 108th Congress, when he was still a ...

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  11. Bill Would Eliminate Red-Light Traffic Cameras in TexasRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 16, 2015 | EParis Extra

    On Monday a bill was approved by the TX Senate Transportation Committee to outlaw red light cameras and halt cities that already use such cameras to ticket drivers. Despite the endorsement from law enforcement who favor the use of red-light cameras, the committee voted 5-0 to send the bill to the full Senate.

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  12. The House "Anti-Science Committee": What climate change?Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 13, 2015 | Seattle Post-Intelligencer

    ... about ocean acidification." Until he was defeated in a Texas Republican primary, the panel's Chairman Rep. Ralph Hall said he "didn't think we can control what God controls" and that he was "more afraid of freezing than warming." He was replaced by ...

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  13. U.S. Rep. John Ratcliffe hosts 'Coffee with the Congressman' meeting hereRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 6, 2015 | Gilmer Mirror

    ... took office in January after ousting the oldest member ever of the U.S. House of Representatives, 91-year-old Ralph Hall, in the 2014 Republican runoff. After speaking for less than 15 minutes, Ratcliffe opened the floor for a question-and-answer ...

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  14. Zoning around proposed lakes discussed at Fannin County Commissioners CourtRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 16, 2015 | North Texas e-News

    Freese and Nichols, one of the top consulting firms in the nation with expertise in construction, engineering, planning and environmental science, may soon be enlisted to guide Fannin County as it zones around the next two proposed lakes in Texas, Lower Bois d'Arc Creek Reservoir and Lake Ralph Hall. One local example of this firm's work, the Lake Texoma-to-Wylie Pipeline Extension, won a Gold Medal in the Water Resources category in the 2015 Engineering Excellence Awards from the American Council of Engineering Companies of Texas.

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  15. John Ratcliffe: The TT InterviewRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 24, 2015 | Gilmer Mirror

    ... me." That's helped with the transition, from other members up here. And that wouldn't surprise anyone that knows Ralph Hall. That's just the kind of person that he is. So there wasn't any sort of acrimony there at all. And so, from my perspective, ...

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  16. Water, transportation hot topics during Fannin County Day in AustinRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 23, 2015 | North Texas e-News

    ... Texas will both be built in Fannin County. The first proposed lake to be permitted in more than 30 years is Lake Ralph Hall, a project of Upper Trinity Regional Water District, but the first lake to actually be constructed is most likely to be Lower ...

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  17. Mid-decade redistricting on the table in NevadaRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 4, 2015 | The Washington Post

    ... Tom DeLay (R), helped Republicans pick up five Democratic-held seats, and a sixth when longtime Democratic Rep. Ralph Hall switched parties. Republicans picked up a seventh seat altered by the 2003 redistricting process in 2010, when Rep. Bill ...

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  18. Kaufman County undergoing wave of political changeRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 18, 2015 | Dallas Morning News

    ... north, there was an active campaign and voter readiness to change from Congress' most entrenched incumbent, Rep. Ralph Hall. County Judge Bruce Wood was not targeted in the overhaul. He ran unopposed. However, he did campaign for a two-pronged bond ...

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  19. Changing of military guard in CongressRead the original story

    Jan 16, 2015 | Journalgazette.net

    An era ended when Democratic Rep. John Dingell Jr., 88, and Republican Rep. Ralph Hall, 91 finished their terms in December. It was begun with Lt.

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  20. New Republicans Take Aim at Familiar Target: Establishment GOPRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 12, 2015 | Roll Call

    ... seemed to be different. Texas Republican John Ratcliffe, who successfully unseated 34-year-Republican-incumbent Ralph Hall in a primary challenge, said the reason he was in Congress was a "discontent with the status quo" - a frustration with ...

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