Two candidates, Jodey Arrington (R) and House District 83 Representative Charles Perry (R) briefly discussed issues and provided reasons why they believe the public should place trust in them.
Monday's edition of KFYO's The Chad Hasty Show welcomed GOP strategist and co-founder of Must Read Texas, Matt Mackowiak.
Mackowiak talked about the coming memoir book by Wendy Davis and it's possible effects on the race for Governor of Texas, as well as the ongoing ISIS situation.
About President Obama's coming national address on ISIS
During Perry’s week long trip, the Governor will work to expand international economic opportunities for Texas. He will begin the trip with a speech to the American Chamber of Commerce in Japan on Monday, September 8.
Senator Cruz announced plans to introduce a bill intended to expatriate U.S. Citizens who join with terrorist groups such as ISIS.
Texas Comptroller Susan Combs recently announced the sale of $5.4 billion in for Texas short-term notes at a record low interest rate.
Texas Governor Rick Perry has announced three new appointments to the Council on Autism and Developmental Disorders.
Mackowiak said, "He can call for anyone's resignation, in the state, and he can line-item veto anything, whenever he wants, he doesn't even have to give a reason, or he can give any reason he wants."
UPDATE (8/16): Gov. Perry addressed Friday's indictments in a short press conference, today. "We don’t settle political differences with indictments in this country," he said. "It is outrageous that some would use partisan political theatrics to rip away at the very fabric of our state’s constitution. This indictment amounts to nothing more than abuse of power and I cannot and I will not allow that to happen." Perry further added: "I intend to fight against those who would erode our state’s constitution and laws purely for political purposes and I intend to win."
Attorney General Greg Abbott secured an agreement with Taro Pharmaceuticals USA, Inc. which will resolve Texas’ civil Medicaid fraud investigation into their business activities.
On the Monday edition of The Chad Hasty Show, Matt Mackowiak, GOP strategist and co-founder of MustReadTexas.com, spoke with Chad Hasty about the latest state and national news.