Nothing is more corrosive to representative government than large sums of special interest money. Too many Texas representatives are mounting campaigns funded with hundreds of thousands of dollars from lobbyists.
Linda Koop raised almost $500,000 in her last campaign. That stunning mountain of cash disproportionately came from lobbyists who benefit from high taxes. Could that be why Linda opposed lower property taxes and stronger border security?
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