Chap 3 Maxwell Part 3 - Chapter 3 Maxwell/Crain Part 3 The...

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Chapter 3 Maxwell/Crain Part 3 The ultimate aim of party activity is to nominate candidates in the party primary or convention and get them in the general election (96) T or F It is useful to think of elected offices in Texas as a pyramid. At the bottom of the pyramid are the most local of offices; at the top is the governor (96) T or F Successful candidates for statewide office in Texas have traditionally been whit Protestants males (96) T or F Ann Richards became the first women elected governor in her own right (96) T or F Kay Bailey Hutchison captured the state treasurer’s office in 1993 won a special election to become the first woman from Texas elected to the U.S. Senate (96) T or F Dan Morales was the first Mexican American to win a state executive office when he captured the attorney general’s office (96) T or F Morris Overstreet of Amarillo won a seat on the Texas Court for Criminal Appeals and became the first African American elected to a statewide office (96) T or F
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