Wednesday on The Chad Hasty Show Gary Gates, candidate for Texas Railroad Commissioner joined the broadcast to talk about why voters should choose him to to be the next Commissioner for the state of Texas.

Gates spoke about the importance of the office and some of the issues that Texas faces that will be impacted by the Railroad Commissioner.

While talking about some of those important issues, Gates said, "We're probably going to have an increased in abandoned [oil and gas] wells, and we need to do a better job in making sure that this doesn't fall on to the backs of the taxpayers."

Listen to the entire interview with Gary Gates in the video above.

You may visit Gary Gates' website for more information.

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