Kinky Friedman's file

Friedman

Democrat from Texas

Kinky Friedman, a humorist, author and singer, sought the 2010 and 2014 Democratic nod for Texas agriculture commissioner. He ran as an independent for governor in 2006.

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Recent statements made by Kinky Friedman

Half-True

Study up before you run again, Kinkster

False

Come to think, Staples also let it snow in the Panhandle

Recent stories featuring Kinky Friedman

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