"Do not be deceived: 'Evil company corrupts good habits.' "
1 Corinthians 15:33
[Author's Note: The T.E.C. only posts itemized campaign finance reports going back to 2004 on it'x website. That means we only have records going back a little over a decade. That being said, Geren's been in office since 1999 and we have no reason to believe anything was different prior to 2004.]
Last week, we went though Charlie Geren's archived campaign finance reports on the Texas "Ethics" Commission's website; we found something VERY interesting:
Bottom Line: If you want to know why conservative legislation so frequently dies in the Texas House of Representatives, the fact that prominent members of the Republican "leadership" have received $25k (or more) from left wing trial lawyers would be a good place to start....