Dewhurst Calls for Conservative Priorities in Special Session

Updated, 6:30 p.m.:

Lt. Gov. David Dewhurst remains optimistic that Gov. Rick Perry will add the conservative priorities that he has requested to be placed on the special session agenda.

“I expect the governor to add more topics to the call, but I think he’s going to roll these out,” Dewhurst said.

The Senate gaveled into a special session less than an hour after adjourning Sine Die. So far, Perry has only put redistricting on the agenda.

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Lt. Gov. David Dewhurst is urging Gov. Rick Perry to include a variety of conservative issues, such as ...

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