Greg Abbott and Dan Patrick blast state bar investigation into Ken Paxton as “politically motivated”

The Texas attorney general is being investigated for professional misconduct for his filing of a lawsuit challenging the 2020 presidential elections in battleground states. Fellow Republicans say the probe encroaches on Paxton’s executive branch authority.

By James Barragán, The Texas Tribune
Posted 9/24/21

The state's top officials came to the defense of embattled Attorney General Ken Paxton, saying a state bar investigation into his professional conduct is "politically motivated" and raises questions …

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