Texas Rep. Charlie Geren, R-Fort Worth, answers questions as the Texas house debates an anti-”sanctuary cities” bill. Geren, as a top lieutenant to House Speaker Joe Straus, is one of the leaders of the Tarrant County delegation.
Texas Rep. Charlie Geren, R-Fort Worth, answers questions as the Texas house debates an anti-”sanctuary cities” bill. Geren, as a top lieutenant to House Speaker Joe Straus, is one of the leaders of the Tarrant County delegation. Eric Gay AP
Texas Rep. Charlie Geren, R-Fort Worth, answers questions as the Texas house debates an anti-”sanctuary cities” bill. Geren, as a top lieutenant to House Speaker Joe Straus, is one of the leaders of the Tarrant County delegation. Eric Gay AP

Tarrant County lawmakers regain stature and clout in Austin

June 03, 2017 04:24 PM