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Texas Elections 2018

Lt. Gov. Dan Patrick on outgoing House Speaker Joe Straus: "He's not much of a Republican."

In a wide-ranging interview Wednesday night, Patrick sounded off about Straus, the midterm elections and U.S. Rep. Beto O'Rourke: "It scares me what he stands for."

Lt. Gov. Dan Patrick speaks at a get-out-the-vote rally held by the NE Tarrant Tea Party in Grapevine on Wednesday, Oct. 1, 2018.

Texas Elections 2018

U.S. Sen. Ted Cruz defeated Democratic challenger Beto O'Rourke in the race for U.S. Senate. View full 2018 Texas election results or subscribe to The Brief for the latest election news.

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