Ann Richards http://hppr.org en The Race to be Texas Governor: It’s no Claytie and the Lady http://hppr.org/post/race-be-texas-governor-it-s-no-claytie-and-lady <p></p><p>The last open race for governor of Texas was in 1990 — &nbsp;a contest that ultimately featured two charismatic politicians and attracted national attention. &nbsp;But a <strong><a href="http://www.nytimes.com/2013/10/20/us/no-claytie-and-the-lady-this-time.html?_r=1&amp;">recent piece in The New York Times</a></strong> said Greg Abbott is no Clayton Williams, and Wendy Davis is no Ann Richards.</p><p> Fri, 25 Oct 2013 05:00:02 +0000 Cindee Talley 23336 at http://hppr.org The Race to be Texas Governor: It’s no Claytie and the Lady The Texas Wind Rush: It started with an Unlikely Leader http://hppr.org/post/texas-wind-rush-it-started-unlikely-leader <p></p><p>George W Bush.&nbsp; When you think of that name what comes to mind?</p><ul><li>The Yale party boy of the late 1970s?</li><li>The son of a Yankee blueblood who made a ton of money on Texas oil?</li><li>The son of a politician?</li><li>A native of Midland?</li><li>A Texas oil baron?</li><li>A Texas governor?</li><li>President of the United States?</li><li>September 11?</li><li>Wind energy champion? Wed, 18 Sep 2013 05:00:02 +0000 Cindee Talley 21752 at http://hppr.org The Texas Wind Rush: It started with an Unlikely Leader