The Republican Convention for the state gets underway in Fort Worth today and will continue through the 7th.
Governor Rick Perry is scheduled to speak during the first day of the convention. George P. Bush is also on tap to speak.
Those in attendance will listen to speeches from party leaders, vote on rules for the Texas GOP, put together the party platform and take a straw poll.
Friday, Senator Ted Cruz will speak in the morning. Greg Abbott, Rand Paul and Senator John Cornyn will speak in the afternoon.
Saturday, the presidential straw poll results will be announced.