Texas Attorney General Candidate Forum Saturday

By Karl Wehmhoener | kwehmhoener@kamr.com

Published 11/15 2013 04:35PM

Updated 11/15 2013 06:04PM

AMARILLO -- The Texas Attorney General Candidate forum is Saturday from 1 p.m. to 4 p.m. in the Patterson Auditorium of Happy State Bank at 8th and Fillmore Street. Enter the garage near the intersection of 8th and Fillmore.  

The Attorney General is the most powerful legal position in Texas Government. They defend the laws and the Constitution of the State of Texas, represent the State in litigation, and approve public bond issues.

The candidates are: 
  • Representative Dan Branch-R, 
  • Senator Ken Paxton-R, 
  • Commissioner Barry Smitherman-R, 
  • Sam Houston-D, 
  • and Tom Glass-L
The event is sponsored by New Revolution Now and hosted by the Amarillo Tea Party Patriots.

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