Texas Speaker of the House Joe Straus, R-San Antonio, is expected to handily win another term guiding the lower chamber on the first day of the upcoming legislative session, Jan. 13, 2015.
Texas Speaker of the House Joe Straus, R-San Antonio, is expected to handily win another term guiding the lower chamber on the first day of the upcoming legislative session, Jan. 13, 2015. Eric Gay Associated Press archives
Texas Speaker of the House Joe Straus, R-San Antonio, is expected to handily win another term guiding the lower chamber on the first day of the upcoming legislative session, Jan. 13, 2015. Eric Gay Associated Press archives

Local GOP activists hope to oust House Speaker Joe Straus

December 27, 2014 05:12 PM