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Texan in Congress? Conaway,
Hensarling tie for first
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The most conservative
Texan in Congress? Conaway,
Hensarling tie for first

Houston Chronicle, by Richard Dunham

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Posted By:JoniTx, 2/19/2013 5:45:33 PM

Who’s the most conservative House member from Texas? It’s a spirited competition, given the true-red conservative nature of the Texas Republican congressional delegation. But, since it’s awards season, the National Journal has just come out with its list of the most conservative (and liberal) members of CongressThe envelope, please. And the winner is …We have a tie. Reps. Mike Conaway of Midland and Jeb Hensarling of Dallas are tied for first in the Texas delegation with a conservative index of 95.8.

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Rep. Todd Akin, R. Mo. tops the list at #1 Most Conservative.

      


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Reply 1 - Posted by: Susannah, 2/19/2013 6:05:07 PM     (No. 9185571)

Akin´s no longer in Congress. He´s in Missouri sending out emails about the forthcoming Rapture. One wonders why he bothered to run for the senate, if he believes The End is imminent.

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Reply 2 - Posted by: kanphil, 2/19/2013 6:43:55 PM     (No. 9185630)

I will vouch for Jeb Hensarling who was once my congressman. The man is as strong as Lysol.

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