Republican endorses Democrat challenger to Lt. Gov. Dan Patrick
AUSTIN -- Scott Milder, who lost his Republican primary challenge to incumbent Lt. Gov. Dan Patrick two days ago, says he will vote for the Democrat running against Patrick in November to curb "irrational, out-of-touch politics."
In a Facebook post that he characterized not as a concession, "but rather an absolute victory speech,", Milder -- a longtime Republican and and well-known public education advocate -- said he plans to vote "for Republican candidates in every race with one exception.
"I cannot on good conscience vote for a man who I know to be a liar,... read more