Skip to main content

2010: Newspaper Endorsements: Star-Telegram for Kinky

"[O]ffers a vision for how the department can best serve all Texans, as well as the lands and animals entrusted to them."

Lead image for this article

The Fort Worth Star-Telegram has announced its support for Kinky Friedman in the Democratic primary for Agriculture Commissioner:

Although Friedman has pockets full of one-liners at his disposal, he has been restrained in using them, talking instead about family farms and soil and water conservation...

He supports more farmer co-ops, restoration of the pine and hardwood forests and repairing pasture lands damaged by tidal surges.

Texas Tribune donors or members may be quoted or mentioned in our stories, or may be the subject of them. For a complete list of contributors, click here.

Quality journalism doesn't come free

Yes, I'll donate today