State Sen. Brian Birdwell, R-Granbury, endorsed state Sen. Ken Paxton, R-McKinney, in Paxton's bid to be the state's next attorney general in a new web ad posted by Paxton's campaign. "Ken's been on the battle for conservatism far longer than I have," Birdwell said. Paxton is facing Texas Railroad Commissioner Barry Smitherman and state Rep. Dan Branch, R-Dallas, in the Republican primary.
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