Texas Speaker of the House Joe Straus, R-San Antonio, was re-elected to a fifth consecutive term Tuesday in Austin.
Texas Speaker of the House Joe Straus, R-San Antonio, was re-elected to a fifth consecutive term Tuesday in Austin. Eric Gay AP
Texas Speaker of the House Joe Straus, R-San Antonio, was re-elected to a fifth consecutive term Tuesday in Austin. Eric Gay AP

‘Put Texas and Texans first,’ lawmakers told on opening day

January 10, 2017 03:26 PM