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FAQ's of CD3 CANDIDATES

Compare & Contrast

Keith Self

JOHN PORRO

THE ISSUES

KEITH SELF

SUPPORTS KEN & ANGELA PAXTON

(KS 1,5, 7)

BELIEVES THE SHAM IMPEACHMENT FOLLOWED THE RULES

(KS2)

ENDORSED DONALD TRUMP

11/22 - 10/23

(KS1 & 3)

RECEIVED ENDORSEMENTS FROM FORMER TEXAS POLICE COMMISSIONER

RECEIVED ENDORSEMENTS FROM FORMER TEXAS FIRE COMMISSIONER

TELLING LIES ABOUT UKRAINE:

 

On the Mark Davis Show (10/2/23), Keith Self was asked(12:25 min) if he has endorsed President Trump and his response "I simply haven't been focused on it." Just minutes before he praised Trump but why no endorsement? Thirteen other members of the Texas GOP Delegation had already endorsed President Trump.  (KS3)

 

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2022 CAMPAIGN PLEDGE:

 

In 2022, Keith Self ran on the platform that he would be a stronger leader, and more conservative than his predecessor Van Taylor. However, according to an independent scoring system, Keith Self is graded in the bottom 25% on leadership index and in the bottom 25% on Conservatism. (KS4)

Gov Track Ideology-Leadership Chart

Self and Taylor are shown as purple triangles in our ideology-leadership chart below. Each dot is a member of the House of Representatives positioned according to our ideology score (left to right) and our leadership score (leaders are toward the top). (www.govtrack.us)

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*The charts above are based on the bills Self and Taylor have sponsored and cosponsored.

FEUD WITH THE PAXTONS:

 

According to Collin County Commissioners Court records, Keith Self voted as the third vote (KS5) to fund the prosecutors (despite later being overturned by the 5th Court of Criminal Appeals) (KS6) because he felt he had no other opportunities.

 

According to the 2018 campaign website of Angela Paxton for Senate, Keith Self was the only Collin County Commissioner not to endorse Mrs.Paxton in they November General Election.  (KS7)

 

Keith Self posted in social media that the Impeachment of Ken Paxton were done "by the rules" which was later discredited Lt. Gov. Dan Patrick. (KS2)

 

On the (10/2/23) 

Mark Davis [11min mark] Keith Self would not answer the direct question as to whether or not he supported Ken or Angela Paxton. (KS1)

NOT ENDORSING DONALD TRUMP:

 

On the Mark Davis Show (10/2/23), Keith Self was asked(12:25 min) if he has endorsed President Trump and his response "I simply haven't been focused on it." Just minutes before he praised Trump but why no endorsement? Thirteen other members of the Texas GOP Delegation had already endorsed President Trump.  (KS3)

 

During the Heritage Ranch GOP Congressional Candidate debate (1/15/24), Keith vehemently denied he ever told Volodymyr Zelensky to "Come and Take It" in reference to Ukraine.  Except he did. (KS8)  A picture is with a thousand words....or apologies.

 

From CBS News Texas "[we] received a photo of [Keith Self] meeting Ukraine's President Volodymyr Zelensky. "We got a great conversation with him about his priorities going forward," said Keith.  (KS9)

 

Keith Self should know better than to use one of Texas' most cherished battle cries to help a dictator in an Eastern European firmer Soviet republic.

SOURCES:

(KS1)  Mark Davis Show aired 10/2/23 on KSKY 660 AM. 

 

(KS2) 

Suzanne Harp

JOHN PORRO

THE ISSUES

SUZANNE HARP

THE AMERICAN FIRST CANDIDATE: ENDORSED BY AMERICA FIRST P.A.C.T.

THE STOPPING HUMAN TRAFFICKING CANDIDATE: ENDORSED BY MATT OSBORNE, CEO OF OPERATION UNDERGROUND RAILROAD (OUR) THE ORGANIZATION THAT THE FILM "SOUND OF FREEDOM" WAS BASED ON

THE CANDIDATE WHO IS THE STRONGEST FIGHTER FOR THE J6 POLITICAL PRISONERS: ENDORSED BY DAVID SUMRALL WHO IS A CITIZEN JOURNALIST, J6 DOCUMENTARIAN, & FOUNDER OF STOPHATE.COM

CAMPAIGN TREASURER

 

As a candidate in 2022, she hired Thomas Datwyler (SH4) who runs 9SEVEN Consulting.

 

Datwyler is under criminal investigation by the State of Mississippi for campaign finance violations (SH4-7), and

 

Suzanne for Congress has been cited for multiple potential finance violations:

 

(A) filing a PAC "Helping Americans Restore Prosperity" (HARP) on 11/29/2022.  The PAC is filed at the address of Thomas Datwyler. (SH8)

 

(B) HARP PAC was cited by the FEC for improperly being connected to Suzanne for Congress campaign committee. (SH9)

 

Who is Thomas Datwyler?  He is a paid political operative and owner of 9SEVEN Consulting (listed as an expenditure on Suzanne for Congress filings) with the following record of campaign violations:

 

(C) Per media reports, Datwyler was listed as the campaign treasurer for George Santos. Santos was removed from the United States Congress on 12/1/13 and faces criminal charges for campaign finance violations.  (SH 10 & 11)

 

(D) Datwyler served as treasurer for each of these three committees fined by the FEC: Joe Kent for Congress which was fined $3,304, Rodney for Congress which was fined $5,820, and Friends of McCormick which was fined $11,350 (SH12)

 

SOURCES:

(SH2) https://statutes.capitol.texas.gov/Docs/EL/htm/EL.255.htm

(SH3) https://statutes.capitol.texas.gov/Docs/EL/htm/EL.259.htm

ELECTION CODE

 

TITLE 15. REGULATING POLITICAL FUNDS AND CAMPAIGNS

 

CHAPTER 259. POLITICAL SIGNS

 

 

Sec. 259.001. NOTICE REQUIREMENT ON POLITICAL ADVERTISING SIGNS. (a) The following notice must be written on each political advertising sign:

"NOTICE: IT IS A VIOLATION OF STATE LAW (CHAPTERS 392 AND 393, TRANSPORTATION CODE), TO PLACE THIS SIGN IN THE RIGHT-OF-WAY OF A HIGHWAY."

(b) A person commits an offense if the person:

(1) knowingly enters into a contract to print or make a political advertising sign that does not contain the notice required by Subsection (a); or

(2) instructs another person to place a political advertising sign that does not contain the notice required by Subsection (a).

(c) An offense under this section is a Class C misdemeanor.

(d) It is an exception to the application of Subsection (b) that the political advertising sign was printed or made before September 1, 1997, and complied with Subsection (a) as it existed immediately before that date.

(e) In this section, "political advertising sign" means a written form of political advertising designed to be seen from a road but does not include a bumper sticker.

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