Tribpedia: Garry Mauro

Garry Mauro was Texas Land Commissioner for four terms starting in 1983 and lost the 1998 governor's race to Republican George W. Bush.

Mauro cut his political teeth working on campaigns, including the Texas piece of the 1972 George McGovern presidential race, where he first met Bill and Hillary Clinton. He ran the Texas share of Bill Clinton's ...

2010: Class is In

Land Commissioner Jerry Patterson invited both of the Democrats running for his job to stop by for a crash course on what the General Land Office does.