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Texas 71st District State House Race

Courtesy of Texans for Stan

Stan Lambert represents Taylor, Jones, and Nolan Counties in the Texas State House.  He’s running for reelection to a third term, after being targeted by the Republican Speaker of the State House, Dennis Bonnen, for a challenge this election.  The upcoming legislative session promises to be a busy one with a number of new issues to tackle, brought about by the events of 2020. We spoke with State Representative Stan Lambert by Zoom.  

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Zach Snyder

Democrat Sam Hatton is taking a second shot at unseating Republican State Representative Stan Lambert.  Hatton jumped into the race in 2018, and is on the ballot again for the 71stdistrict seat.  His campaign website highlights three issues that he sees as key to creating a "Competitive, Compassionate Texas": public education, roads & infrastructure, and rural healthcare.  KACU's Heather Claborn spoke with Sam Hatton  by Zoom.

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Sam Hatton's Campaign Website