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Little Dallas Donald Does Moscow

August is sizzling in Texas, and what better way to beat the heat than a quick summer getaway – to Russia?

Matt Shaheen Is Lethal For Women and Texas’ Film Industry

Matt Shaheen (R- Plano) shows he’s more interested in chasing cheap headlines and in weakening our economy than in actually standing up for Texans.

Matt Schaefer Doubles Down on Protecting Sex Predators

In a startling interview, State Representative Matt Schaefer (R - Tyler) admitted he stands by his vote against extending civil and criminal statutes of...

Dwayne Bohac Won’t Protect Young Women

Dwayne Bohac voted against then-Gov. Rick Perry to keep young women from receiving an HPV vaccination.

What Is Jose Lozano Hiding?

Jose M. Lozano has had trouble coming clean with who’s giving him money.

Predatory Lender Elkins Uses His Power to Keep Texans In is pocket

Gary Elkins helps shape legislation on payday lending in Texas. The representatives also owns payday lending businesses throughout the state.

The Rent Is Too High – But Not for Paul Workman

There’s an old Texas saying – our legislature is the best money can buy.

Senate District 19 Special Election Voter Guide

Reform Austin has released its first nonpartisan voter guide, focusing on the eight candidates running in the July 31, 2018 special election Texas State...

These are the legislators making excuses for sexual predators

Representatives Jonathan Stickland (R - Bedford), Matt Rinaldi (R - Irving), Matt Schaefer (R - Tyler), Cecil Bell Jr. (R - Magnolia) and Tony Tinderholt (R - Arlington) voted against a bill that protects victims of sexual assault.

Workman Ain’t for the Working Man (or Woman)

Each year, unscrupulous employers steal from hard-working Texans. The phenomenon is more commonly known as “wage theft” and it’s especially prevalent in the construction...

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