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Redistricting, challenges from the right test Texas House GOP incumbents coming off “most conservative session ever”

The primaries are also the first major electoral test for House Speaker Dade Phelan, R-Beaumont, who took over the gavel more than a year ago.

State Rep. Jim Murphy, R-Houston, spoke to the media during a press conference by the Republican Caucus on the break of quorum by state Democrats. July 13, 2021.

Phelan’s test

“The most conservative session ever”?

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