State Sen. Chris McDaniel, right, the running mate for Republican gubernatorial candidate James Comer, has been named chairman of the Senate's powerful budget committee.  Photo by John Flavell
State Sen. Chris McDaniel, right, the running mate for Republican gubernatorial candidate James Comer, has been named chairman of the Senate's powerful budget committee. Photo by John Flavell Herald-Leader
State Sen. Chris McDaniel, right, the running mate for Republican gubernatorial candidate James Comer, has been named chairman of the Senate's powerful budget committee. Photo by John Flavell Herald-Leader