Lance Gooden’s biggest donor in the Texas Legislature is now spending big to get him into Congress. The two go way back.

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In the race to replace retiring U.S. Rep. Jeb Hensarling, R-Dallas, mail pieces making the rounds don't mince words about the financing behind his would-be successor, Bunni Pounds. She’s "For Sale," they say, citing her support from a big-spending super PAC. "Don’t let Bunni Pounds sell our seat in Congress." The clear theme: the former Hensarling fundraiser is a creature of the Washington, D.C. "swamp" who’s trying to buy her way to the halls of Congress. One small detail you won’t find in the advertisement: All of the disclosed funding from the super PAC behind it can be traced to a...

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