Press Releases

Hilderbran Pledges More Frequent Performance Reviews to Cut Waste, Fraud, Abuse and Duplication

December 13, 2013

Texas Comptroller candidate and House Ways and Means chairman Harvey Hilderbran (R-Kerrville) today pledged to conduct more frequent performance reviews if he is elected Comptroller with a goal of reducing waste, fraud, abuse and duplication in state spending. He will seek approval from the Legislature to return this activity to the Comptroller’s office.

Chairman Hilderbran Receives ‘2013 Legislative Champion’ Award From Texas Oil And Gas Industry

December 11, 2013

State Representative Harvey Hilderbran (R-Kerrville) received a “2013 Legislative Champion” award from the Texas oil and natural gas industry.

Hilderbran Campaign Opens Statewide Headquarters in San Antonio

December 6, 2013

Last night House Ways and Means chairman Harvey Hilderbran (R-Kerrville), a conservative Republican candidate for Texas Comptroller, officially opened his statewide campaign headquarters in San Antonio in front of more than 125 friends, family, supporters, and elected officials.

Hilderbran Files for Texas Comptroller

November 14, 2013

House Ways and Means chairman Harvey Hilderbran (R-Kerrville) today officially filed as a Republican candidate for Texas Comptroller.

Hilderbran Releases Statement on Hegar Campaign Announcement

October 18, 2013

This election is about the future, not the past. The important fact is not that Susan Combs has endorsed Glenn Hegar, but that Glenn Hegar has endorsed Susan Combs’ record. I respect Susan Combs for her service to the state, but her record has come up short in many areas.

Hilderbran Calls for Texas Taxpayer Bill of Rights

October 17, 2013

Texas Comptroller candidate and House Ways and Means chairman Harvey Hilderbran (R-Kerrville) said today that implementing a comprehensive Texas Taxpayer Bill of Rights, with the ultimate goal of permanently protecting it by constitutional amendment, will be his highest priority if elected Comptroller of Public Accounts next year.

Statement from Harvey Hilderbran

October 16, 2013

“I have known Brandon Creighton through our service in the Texas House and I respect him and value his friendship. I know this was a difficult decision for him and an unexpected opportunity and I wish him the best in his race for the Texas Senate. “This changes nothing about my commitment, passion, energy and […]

Hilderbran Campaign Releases New Video: “Big Plans”

August 26, 2013

Unveils “Performance Pledge” to the Voters, Promise to Fight the IRS KERRVILLE, TX – The Harvey Hilderbran for Texas Comptroller campaign released a new video today, “Big Plans,” which introduces House Ways and Means Committee chairman Harvey Hilderbran, R-Kerrville, to a statewide audience. Script for “Big Plans” (Web: 2:09) HILDERBRAN: “Like you, I’m tired of […]

Transcript: Announcement Speech

August 20, 2013

 ANNOUNCEMENT SPEECH Union Church Kerrville, TX Tuesday, August 20, 2013 Good morning! What a great crowd.  Thank you for being here. Tracy and I appreciate you all being here today…we’ve been blessed.  Thank you for your support and friendship all these years. Tracy and I recently had our 20th anniversary, in San Angelo.  We were […]

Hilderbran Announces Campaign for Comptroller

August 20, 2013

Unveils First Three Points of Ten-Point “Performance Pledge” KERRVILLE, TX – In front of friends, supporters and local elected officials, House Ways and Means Committee chairman Harvey Hilderbran, R-Kerrville, today announced he is running as a Republican for Texas Comptroller, unveiling the first three points of his ten-point “Performance Pledge” to the voters. “I will […]