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HIS POLITICAL CAREER GOT AN EARLY START San Antonio Express News  Staff 03/07/18
Texan of the Year: Joe Straus took a principled stand to protect Texas Dallas Morning News  Editorial 12/31/17
Joe Straus’ rise to speaker: Right time, right place Austin American Statesman  Lindell, C. 10/26/17
Straus acted as referee rather than ringleader Austin American Statesman  Embry, J. 06/07/09
The making of a House speaker San Antonio Express News  Scharrer, G. 06/07/09
The Texas House speaker's good news is his name Fort Worth Star-Telegram  Kennedy, B. 02/27/09
A natural long shot Austin American Statesman  Selby, W. 02/22/09
Speaker-to-be has deep Republican roots San Antonio Express News  Jefferson, G. 01/11/09
Straus expected to be state's first Jewish speaker of House Austin American Statesman  MacLaggan, C. 01/09/09
Looks like a Straus waltz to house speaker Austin Chronicle  Whittaker, R. 01/08/09
With only four years in the House, presumptive speaker still a riddle to many Fort Worth Star-Telegram  Castro, A. 01/08/09
Straus labeled smart, polished GOP stalwart Austin American Statesman  Embry, J. 01/06/09
Straus called fair, even by Democrats Dallas Morning News  Ramshaw, E. 01/05/09
Straus says he's newcomer to House, but not to politics San Antonio Express News  Sandberg, L. 01/04/09
GOP group backs Straus Austin American Statesman  Copelin, L. 01/03/09