Isaac Says Rose Uses Campaign to Gas His Truck

Jason Isaac, the Republican running against state Rep. Patrick Rose, D-Dripping Springs, in HD-45, says the incumbent is misusing his campaign accounts to cover personal transportation costs. He says via press release that he'll file a complaint today with the Texas Ethics Commission on Rose's gas expenses and what he thinks is Rose's misreporting of his truck on state disclosures.

Rose's gasoline expenses over the last five years amount to roughly a tank per week, according to Randy Thompson, his campaign consultant. He says that in a district that covers three counties, with trips back and ...

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