The incident resurfaces each time Gary Gates runs for public office, which he’s done four times unsuccessfully. Now, it’s bubbling up in Gates’ Republican primary race for a seat on the Texas Railroad Commission, the oil and gas regulator that has nothing to do with locomotives — or parenting, for that matter.

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