Patrick Rose's file:
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Democrat from Texas

Patrick Rose served four terms in the Texas House of Representatives until losing a re-election bid in 2010.

Recent statements involving Patrick Rose

Patrick Rose "voted to explore a state income tax."

Says state Rep. Patrick Rose votes 90 percent with liberals, backed the state's largest tax increase, proposed nearly $15 billion in government spending and supported "Obama-style government-run health care system for Texas."

Says Republican opponent Jason Isaac is peddling a plan meaning Texans "would pay the highest sales taxes in America, up to 14.5 percent."

Recent stories featuring Patrick Rose

Jason Isaac fires off flawed "largest tax increase" claim:

Jason Isaac of Dripping Springs, the Republican challenging Democratic state Rep. Patrick Rose, calls the incumbent a "liberal thorn" in a video advertisement posted online this week. In the spot, Isaac levels charges we have not reviewed plus one we found very familiar about the "largest tax increase" in Texas history.

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