Politics

Whistleblowers say Ken Paxton is misleading Texans about his bribery and abuse of office allegations

The whistleblowers made their first statement about Paxton’s decision to fire them since filing a lawsuit against the attorney general.

Attorney General Ken Paxton at a border security briefing in Edinburg on January. The four whistleblowers who sued Paxton after he fired them for accusing him of bribery and abuse of office are speaking out against him publicly for the first time since filing their lawsuit.

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