Keffer admires Austin Democrat, though didn't do mailings
Says state Rep. Jim Keffer, a GOP lieutenant to House Speaker Joe Straus, "did mail pieces for Democrat Mark Strama to help him defeat" a Republican.
— PolitiFact Texas
on Monday, July 5th, 2010
Trio approved, yet didn't air, ad boosting East Texas Democrat
Says Republican lieutenants to House Speaker Joe Straus “aired radio ads supporting Democrat(ic state Rep.) Mark Homer... helping the Democrat to a narrow win.”