Kyle Rittenhouse launches nonprofit with far-right Texans as he ramps up political engagement in the state

Kyle Rittenhouse speaks at a rally for gun rights in Ionia Township, Michigan, on July 19, 2023. Sign up for The Brief , The Texas Tribune’s daily newsletter that keeps readers up to speed on the most essential Texas news.

Kyle Rittenhouse, the right-wing activist who was famously acquitted of killing two Black Lives Matter protesters in 2020, is stepping up his involvement in Texas politics.

Already this year, he’s rallied with a Texas secessionist movement leader, endorsed ultraconservative midterm candidates, and railed against Texas gun control legislation and the impeachment of Attorney General Ken Paxton .Now, Rittenhouse is creating […]

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