Dan Patrick

Lt. Gov. Dan Patrick (Left) Rep. Bryan Hughes (Right)

The Republican representative who introduced a full marijuana legalization bill in the Texas House has lost his bid for state senate in a run-off election.

Four candidates vying for the Texas Lt. Governor GOP nomination debated a range of topics this past Monday. The topic of marijuana came up.Texas Marijuana Policy Advocacy Workshops — January 2018 As current Lt. Gov. David Dewhurst and two other candidates, State Sen. Dan Patrick and Agricultural Commissioner Todd Staples