Tribpedia: 2007 House Walkout

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The 2007 House Walkout occurred on May 27, 2007, one day before the constitutionally mandated end of session. Members who were frustrated with Speaker Tom Craddick's refusal to allow a vote to remove him revolted in a futile walkout.

State Rep. Pat Haggerty, R-El Paso, used his personal privilege speech to call a voice vote on support of Craddick ...

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