UPDATED: Wednesday, February 6, 2013 - 9:28pm
Waco, TX — A former Central Texas lawmaker and longtime fixture in Texas Republican politics died yesterday from ongoing health complications.
M.A Taylor was a four-time Texas House representative for McLennan County from 1985 to 1993.
After that he served as the Republican Party chair for McLennan County until 2009.
Governor Rick Perry released a statement praising Taylor’s service to the State.
M. A Taylor was 85 years old.