Thornberry again eyes committee post

Abilene Reporter-News - “It is very likely that all three members will have increased clout because of the seniority and conservative viewpoints that will be compatible with the potentially large class of freshman Republicans,” Craig Goodman, assistant political science professor at Texas Tech University in Lubbock, said.

Big Country Rep. Mac Thornberry is hoping the third time will be the charm in his quest for a leadership post in Congress.

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“It is very likely that all three members will have increased clout because of the seniority and conservative viewpoints that will be compatible with the potentially large class of freshman Republicans,” Craig Goodman, assistant political science professor at Texas Tech University in Lubbock, said.

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