Tribpedia: Randy Neugebauer

As Congress OKs Spending Plan, Cruz Falls Short in Internet Bid

U.S. Sen. Ted Cruz, R-Texas, speaks during a U.S. Senate Judiciary Committee hearing in Washington, D.C., to consider five nominees to fill vacancies on federal courts in Texas. The hearing was Sept. 7, 2016.
U.S. Sen. Ted Cruz, R-Texas, speaks during a U.S. Senate Judiciary Committee hearing in Washington, D.C., to consider five nominees to fill vacancies on federal courts in Texas. The hearing was Sept. 7, 2016.

Legislation passed by Congress on Wednesday did not address concerns that U.S. Sen. Ted Cruz raised over U.S. control of the Internet — a  position he took as he tries to find his footing as a rank-and-file senator returning from presidential politics. 

 

Former Texas Tech Vice-Chancellor Jodey Arrington, retired Air Force Colonel Michael Bob Starr and Lubbock Mayor Glen Robertson are seeking the congressional seat soon to be vacated by U.S. Rep. Randy Neugebauer, R-Lubbock.
Former Texas Tech Vice-Chancellor Jodey Arrington, retired Air Force Colonel Michael Bob Starr and Lubbock Mayor Glen Robertson are seeking the congressional seat soon to be vacated by U.S. Rep. Randy Neugebauer, R-Lubbock.

Congressional Race Could Pit Lubbock Against Abilene

The eight-candidate race to succeed U.S. Rep. Randy Neugebauer, R-Lubbock, in Texas’ 19th Congressional District could morph into a fight between two cities well in advance of the 2021 redistricting process.

Jill Ramirez, the director of outreach for the Latino Healthcare Forum, passes out flyers and explains components of the Affordable Care Act on Oct. 5, 2013.
Jill Ramirez, the director of outreach for the Latino Healthcare Forum, passes out flyers and explains components of the Affordable Care Act on Oct. 5, 2013.

The Brief: Texas Political News for Dec. 17, 2013

California Republican Darrell Issa supplemented a report critical of the health care navigator program with a field hearing in Texas on Monday to further explore those criticisms with a panel tilted heavily toward GOP members.