GOP Ag Race Pits Conservatism Against Experience

By Ben Philpott, The Texas Tribune

Published 05/16 2014 09:43AM

Updated 05/16 2014 09:44AM

In the runoff for the Republican nomination for agriculture commissioner, former state Rep. Sid Miller is touting his conservative credentials, but his opponent, former state Rep. Tommy Merritt, is more focused on experience.

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