Robert Downen | The Texas Tribune
The party’s executive committee also formally censured House Speaker Dade Phelan on Saturday.
In his teens and his 20s, Stickland was a prolific internet troll. But instead of growing out of it, he would make a career of it — ascending to the role of a conservative Texas powerbroker, before taking heat for hosting a meeting with white supremacist Nick Fuentes.
'Prejudicial and inflammatory statements' from both sides have jeopardized the ability of senators to offer fair and impartial justice, Patrick said. Violators can be found in contempt, jailed and fined.