Republican State Sen. Dawn Buckingham Is Set To Run For Texas Land Commissioner

Republican State Sen. Dawn Buckingham Is Set To Run For Texas Land Commissioner

The General Land Office oversees investments that earn billions of dollars for public education. It is responsible for managing state lands, and it operates the Alamo, helps communities recovering from natural disasters and doles out benefits to Texas veterans.

 

This article was written by PATRICK SVITEK of The Texas Tribune.  The Texas Tribune is a nonpartisan, nonprofit media organization that informs Texans — and engages with them – about public policy, politics, government and statewide issues.  This article originally appeared at: https://www.texastribune.org/2021/06/03/dawn-buckingham-texas-land-commissioner/