Tag: Blake Farenthold

Local Newspaper Puts Brakes on Farenthold’s Revolving Door

The Victoria Advocate (Victoria, Texas) filed a lawsuit Monday alleging that the Calhoun Port Authority broke the Texas open meetings law in hiring former Congressman Blake Farenthold as a lobbyist, err “legislative liaison”. The suit comes almost two weeks after a public meeting in which port authority’s executive director and board members discussed Farenthold’s hiring.…

Blake Farenthold’s New Job Was Created Just for Him, How Special!

I spoke to a Victoria Advocate Reporter who confirmed that Blake Farenthold’s new job is a newly created position. The Port Director has not responded to questions about whether the position was advertised or whether there were any other applicants.Β Β A Public Information Act request has been filed for contract details. For more: The Victoria Advocate

Farenthold Goes Back to Congress

Former Congressman BlakeΒ  “DuckyΒ  Pjs” Farenthold went right back to Washington DC Monday as the legislative liaison for the Port of Port Lavaca-Point Comfort, located in the district he represented until April 6 of this year.Β  Seems the Good Ol’ Boy Network felt sorry for him and found him a job, despite the fact that…

Ducky PJs Farenthold is NOT Going to Pay Up

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.Β  Gov. Greg Abbott called for the special election even though the regular election to fill Farenthold’s seat will occur this November.Β  Gov. Abbott is not going…