How Much Texas Politicians Spent per Vote in 2016 (Texas Tribune)

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By Becca Aaronson

House Speaker Joe Straus spent the most money per vote to maintain his seat in the 2016 primaries — $307. One of his top lieutenants, state Rep. Charlie Geren, R-Fort Worth, spent the second most, $120 per vote. The extra spending may have helped Straus and his allies survive strong challenges from the right.

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