Memo from William P Clements, Kent Hance, Tom Loeffler regarding agreement between Republican candidates, 1985
Memo sent from William P Clements, Kent Hance, and Tom Loeffler to George Strake Jr. The memo lists a code of conduct for the candidates running in the republican primary.
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TO: George W. Strake, Jr. FROM: The Honorable William P. Clements, Jr. The Honorable Kent Hance The Honorable Tom Loeffler George, as the three declared candidates for the Republican Gubernatorial nomination, we hereby agree to the following: 1. To campaign in the primary on issues and against Mark White, and not on personal attacks against fellow Republicans. 2. To publicly endorse the declared Republican Gubernatorial nominee immediately after the May 1986 primary or the ensuing runoff. 3. To attend the post-Primary Unity Fundraiser at the June 1986 State Convention in Dallas. 4. As the nominee for Governor, to participate to the best of my ability on a pro-rata cost basis in a coordinated ID/GOTV telephone bank for the benefit of the targeted races of the Republican ticket. 5. To assist the Republican Gubernatorial nominee in every reasonable manner to defeat Mark White in November 1986. Agreed to this )1-- day of October, 1985. The Honorable William P. Agreed to this ments, Jr. day of October, 1985. The H • orable Kent Hance Agreed to this The Hono able cc: R.P.T. Officers y of October, 1985.