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King, Seliger on Short List for Empower Texans' Worst Legislators

Area State Representative Ken King and District 31 State Senator Kel Seliger landed on Empower Texans' short list for Texas' worst legislator.

Empower Texans, a state political organization, released a poll asking Texans to vote for who they feel is the best and worst legislator in Texas. The poll, which is billed as a "citizens' choice" for the 2017 legislative session, pits King and Seliger against a large selection of legislators, including House Speaker Joe Straus.

Empower Texans says on its website that the winners will be announced on May 28th.

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