Brooks and six other candidates decided to run in the Republican primary.
The Republican primaries are just a warm up for the main event.
She was never able to find sufficient support and he lost his seat in the Republican primary.
He is not expected to have serious competition in the Republican primary.
For the first time since 1992, he will be challenged in the Republican primary.
"And they're a pretty big block in the Republican primary."
He finished second out of seven candidates in the Republican primary.
He defeated 5 other candidates to win the Republican primary.
He ran against a plant the Republican primary in 2000.
The winner of the Republican primary is considered almost certain to win the general election.
In 1994, he said, it would back candidates to its liking in up to 10 Republican primaries, then focus on the 1996 races.
For the last 20 years or so, the opposition to taxes has been a decisive factor in Republican Presidential primaries here.
He entered several Republican primaries in the 1952 race, but found little resonance for his candidacy.
The proposed changes do not affect any contests except Republican presidential primaries.
In the 1992 Republican presidential primaries, he performed poorly and quickly dropped out of the race.
During the last set of Republican presidential primaries, one leading candidate favored keeping abortion legal.
Both campaigns now say they are mailing to the more than 300,000 people who voted in at least one of the last four Republican primaries.
Republican primaries will be for party offices, like delegate or alternate to the judicial convention.
In many Republican primaries, all the state's delegates are awarded to the winning candidate.
But that does not mean he could win Republican presidential primaries, which are dominated by conservative voters, particularly in other regions of the country.