Blake Farenthold, disgraced former Texas GOP congressman, says he won’t pay for the special election to replace him nor the $84,000 sexual harassment claim paid for with taxpayer dollars. Gov. Greg Abbott called for the special election even though the regular election to fill Farenthold’s seat will occur this November. Gov. Abbott is not going to drop the matter, which will cost Texans upwards of $200,000.
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