Which executive office, in texas, holds the greatest amount of

In order to limit the power of the executive branch in Texas, the framers of the Constitution split the executive branch into several different offices which are then place in a lateral power structure (no one is necessarily over another). As such, a perpetual debate has existed regarding which executive office holds the greatest amount of power/influence over Texas governance. Weigh in on this debate. Which executive office, in Texas, holds the greatest amount of power/influence. Support your answer with qualified evidence.  

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