Of course, the votes come from State Representatives, not the people. However, there is growing concern some in the Statehouse have forgotten they do answer to the people, not just a good old boy club they have in Austin. Most parties and grassroots groups have moved for the resolutions supporting Turner as a reminder to them of how the people feel.
Turner vows a floor vote. Which will, in turn, expose those who back Strauss, leading to possible primary challenges and tough spots for Representatives and their constituents.