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Wednesday, February 5th, 2014

Terri Hall: Donna Campbell’s double-cross on toll roads

The freshman senator’s newfound love for toll roads will cost her constituents hundreds or thousands each year in hidden taxes.

Monday, September 9th, 2013

Brad Rollins’ Blog: Donna Campbell’s (supposed) slap heard ’round the Senate [PRO]

True to form, Campbell was combative and chatty in an interview with the San Marcos Mercury in which she denied ever having slapped her former chief staff.

Friday, May 10th, 2013

Perry names Texas State undergrad as student regent

Gov. Rick Perry this week appointed Matthew Russell, a Texas State public administration senior, as the Texas State University System student regent. His one-year term begins June 1.

Monday, August 6th, 2012

San Antonio Republicans succeed in handing senate seat to New Braunfels

A significant number of Republicans and business leaders in San Antonio decided last year that they would like to replace their longtime state senator. They got what they were after, sort of, when Republican primary voters chose...

Wednesday, August 1st, 2012

Runoff voters were in mood to oust incumbents

The message from Texas runoff voters? Out with incumbents.

Tuesday, July 24th, 2012

Audio: Campbell benefits from Tea Party tailwind

State Sen. Jeff Wentworth, R-San Antonio, expected a tough fight in the GOP primary for Senate District 25. But instead, he has been tussling with Dr. Donna Campbell, a political newcomer who has broad Tea Party support.

Monday, July 23rd, 2012

Audio: Early voting underway in primary runoffs

Voters will decide runoffs in the U.S. Senate race — and three important local races in Hays County.

Wednesday, July 18th, 2012

Williams, Riddle vie for votes in CD-25 GOP runoff

After the May 29 primary, Roger Williams and Wes Riddle emerged from a field of a dozen Republican candidates running for Texas' 25th Congressional District with a combined total of less than 40 percent of the vote.

Monday, July 9th, 2012

Brad Rollins’ Blog: Donna Campbell flubs on major issues at Hays GOP forum (with audio)

Donna Campbell, the fast-talking emergency room doctor turned aspiring politician, was uncharacteristically at a loss for words when asked about Texas' mounting water and electricity crises at a candidate forum Sunday evening.

Tuesday, June 26th, 2012

GOP runoff candidates invited to Hays County forum

Republican candidates in the July 31 runoff election — including candidates vying for U.S. Congress, state senate and a state district judge bench — are expected at a forum the weekend after next.

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