Speaker Straus says he's not worried about criticisms from people "on the fringes"

In the span of a week, he was asked to step down as Texas Speaker of the House and called the architect of a Ponzi scheme, and that was by members of his own party. So how does Joe Straus keep his cool, amid political sniping?

“You know, in politics, it’s a tough sport, and sometimes you’re going to have to put the personal comments to the side if you’re going to be focused on results, which is what I try to do,” Straus said.

As he sits in his Capitol office, Straus talks about letting things “roll off his back.” One [READ MORE HERE]

Source: KSAT News

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