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Comptroller race update: Hegar, Hilderbran best funded

January 14, 2014

Rival Republican lawmakers Glenn Hegar and Harvey Hilderbran are dominating the money chase in the race to succeed Susan Combs as Texas comptroller.

Texas needs taxpayer bill of rights

December 20, 2013

From San Antonio Express-News: Texas is a great state and our economy is the envy of the nation. But as chairman of the House Ways and Means Committee for the past three years, I have seen firsthand that our state’s tax collection system badly needs reform.

Hilderbran vows to bring back comptroller’s efficiency drives

December 13, 2013

From the Dallas Morning News: Rep. Harvey Hilderbran says if he’s elected comptroller, he will reinvigorate the “performance reviews” started by former Comptroller John Sharp in the 1990s.

Harvey on The Janine Turner Radio Show

December 9, 2013

Listen to Harvey talk about the Comptroller’s race with Janine Turner.

Harvey discusses campaign on The Chad Hasty Show

October 17, 2013

Listen to Harvey Hilderbran discuss the campaign on The Chad Hasty Show on KFYO in Lubbock.

State comptroller candidate Harvey Hilderbran proposes Texas taxpayer bill of rights

October 17, 2013

A Republican candidate for state comptroller on Thursday proposed a Texas taxpayer bill of rights that he said would create a fairer tax system. Kerrville Rep. Harvey Hilderbran, chairman of the House Ways and Means Committee, said that while politicians have talked about creating a formal set of rights for taxpayers, the Legislature has never formalized any.

Harvey Hilderbran For Texas Comptroller

September 19, 2013

Enjoyed visiting with conservative blogger Kathleen McKinley recently. Read her blog post on our race.

Harvey on The Chad Hasty Show

August 21, 2013

Listen to Harvey Hilderbran on The Chad Hasty Show on KFYO in Lubbock.

Campaign kick-off

August 20, 2013

From the Kerrville Daily Times: By Mark J. Armstrong, Assistant Managing Editor Kerrville Republican Harvey Hilderbran announced Tuesday in Kerrville that he will seek the party nomination for the Texas Comptroller of Public Accounts. Hilderbran’s announcement came as little surprise to political observers. Hilderbran, who served as chairman of the House Ways and Means Committee […]

Hilderbran to begin statewide campaign

August 9, 2013

From the Kerrville Daily Times: Harvey Hilderbran says he will seek the Republican Party nomination for statewide office in next year’s primary election, he just isn’t saying which office yet. Hilderbran, 53, said Friday that his announcement will be made at an event in Kerrville starting at 11 a.m. Aug. 20 at the Union Church […]