Ralph Hall Draws a Crowd of Opponents

Before “I Love Lucy” the television show, there was Ralph Hall the politician.

That subtle jab was posted last month on a website promoting Steve Clark, a Dallas businessman eyeing Hall’s U.S. Congressional seat. Hall began his public service in 1950 as Rockwall County Judge, during Harry Truman's administration, and then served as a Texas State Senator from 1962 to 1972. He went to the U.S. House in the same 1980 election that put Ronald Reagan in the White House and has held the post for three decades — a couple too many, according to his challengers ...

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