Dan Patrick's file

Patrick

Republican from Texas

As a Houston state senator, Dan Patrick won election as lieutenant governor of Texas in November 2014 after earlier defeating incumbent David Dewhurst for his party's nomination. Patrick also has hosted a daily talk show on AM700 in Houston.

The PolitiFact scorecard

  • True4 (%)(4)
  • Mostly True5 (%)(5)
  • Half True4 (%)(4)
  • Mostly False4 (%)(4)
  • False4 (%)(4)
  • Pants on Fire5 (%)(5)

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Recent stories featuring Dan Patrick

Is it Day 200 of Joe Straus not meeting one-on-one with Dan Patrick?

Looking at no meetings.

Checking Dan Patrick's talking points after 2017 regular session

We have backup on Dan Patrick's latest talking points.

Dan Patrick: PolitiFact ‘just wrong’ about tax-savings claim

Dan Patrick set us aflame.

Texas economy falls from No. 3 to 21 in rankings, probably due to oil slump

Texas Democrats pointed out a national story suggesting the state's economy lost lots of oomph from 2013 to 2016.

Really?

Dan Patrick touts fact check of study tied to Texas bathroom bill

We rounded up news accounts of Lt. Gov. Dan Patrick touting a recent fact check.