PRES: Sen. Don Huffines (R-Dallas), who headed Rand Paul’s organization in Texas, is now supporting U.S. Sen. Ted Cruz following Paul’s departure from the presidential race today. Rep. Dustin Burrows (R-Lubbock) tweeted that he has endorsed Cruz, and the Texas Tribune reported [http://www.texastribune.org/2016/02/03/after-paul-exits-cruz-wins-new-supporters-texas/] that Rep. Jonathan Stickland (R-Bedford), a supporter of Paul’s, had also endorsed Cruz. Meanwhile, Sen. John Whitmire (D-Houston) will endorse Hillary Clinton at an event at her newly opened Houston campaign office.

RRC open: Texas Values Action endorsed Weston Martinez.

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