Big News from Houston

October 29, 2013

It’s a great day to be a Paxton Patriot!

In another boost of momentum, last night we won the “Take Back Harris County” Straw Poll with 54% of the vote. We weren’t supposed to win that poll last night…it was in Houston, our opponent’s backyard. But our message resonated, and conservatives sent the message: “The next Attorney General of Texas will be a consistent, courageous conservative.”

Across Texas, our support is growing. We have won all four of the Attorney General straw polls so far. We’re pulling in endorsements from Texans for Fiscal Responsibility, Young Conservatives of Texas, and Texas Right to Life. Our supporters range from grassroots activists to elected officials to conservative leaders, both in Texas and across the nation. If you haven’t joined … continue reading

Texans for Fiscal Responsibility endorses our campaign!

October 28, 2013

Did you hear the news?

We just received the coveted endorsement from Texans for Fiscal Responsibility! TFR is the preeminent taxpayer watchdog in the state. This endorsement underscores that with each passing week, major conservative leaders and organizations, as well as grassroots conservatives, are uniting behind our campaign because of my decade-long, proven conservative record of leadership.

In their endorsement press release, TFR’s President Michael Quinn Sullivan said: “As a legislator, Ken Paxton has shown an unrelenting willingness to fight for conservative principles, while maintaining the utmost professional demeanor. Those same qualities will serve us well as the state’s next Attorney General.”

I’m honored and encouraged to have earned the endorsement and support of Texans for Fiscal Responsibility. For 11 years I have … continue reading

Paxton wins Statewide Grassroots Poll and YCT Backing!

October 24, 2013

Friends, I’ve got two great headlines to share with you! See our press release below…

For Immediate Release – October 24, 2013

KEN PAXTON ENDORSED BY YOUNG CONSERVATIVES OF TEXAS Paxton Also Wins Statewide Online Republican Straw Poll With 52% of the Vote

(McKinney, TX) – Demonstrating continued campaign momentum, State Senator Ken Paxton was today endorsed by Young Conservatives of Texas (YCT) in his bid to become the next Attorney General of Texas. Separately, Senator Paxton won the statewide straw poll conducted by (an auxiliary of the Republican Party of Texas) with over 52% of the vote.

In their endorsement of Paxton, YCT State Chairman Jeff Morris said, “Our decision to endorse Sen. Paxton for Attorney General required no … continue reading