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6/2/05

Susan Combs Announces Candidacy For TX Comptroller

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A West Texas rancher is putting her name on the ballot for Texas Comptroller in 2006.

Susan Combs announced her candidacy Thursday. She's currently the Texas Agriculture Commissioner. Combs is a 60-year-old Republican. She's a lawyer and fourth generation rancher and served in the Texas House of Representatives from 1993 to 1996. Combs has been the Ag Commissioner since 1998.

Carole Keeton Strayhorn currently serves as State Comptroller. She's been rumored to be a potential challenger to incumbent Rick Perry in the race for governor or she could seek re-election.

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