Now that Uresti resigned, Taxpayers can get a representative for the people

Texas Sen. Carlos Uresti (D - San Antonio) resigned after being convicted of 11 felony charges related to fraud.  A July 31 special election...

House Speaker Joe Straus stands for his beliefs, not for party politics

Candidates and politicians looking to do what’s best for Texas should take a page from outgoing Speaker of the House, Joe Straus ( R-San Antonio).

Jonathan Stickland: "Take what you want my friend"

“Rape is non existent in marriage, take what you want my friend!” These words were posted in an online forum by Jonathan Stickland (R...

Legislators can’t be lobbyists, Mr. Murphy

Texas Rep. Jim Murphy (R - Houston) employment with the Westchase Management District in Houston has some questioning if it's ethical.

Rinaldi threatened to shoot another legislator. Why is he in Austin?

If Texas politicians are sincere about representing the best interest of their constituents, then it’s imperative they work together. But Texas Rep. Matt Rinaldi...

These Texas politicians are helping sex traffickers

Sex trafficking is rampant in Texas. So why are these politicians voting against legislation that protects victims?

Paul Workman Crashes and Burns

Workman authored a bill that would have lined his own pockets.
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The “Least of These.” Feeding hungry kids in Texas.

Texas school children are our state’s most valuable resource. Every effort should be made to ensure they can reach their educational potential.

The rent is too high – but not for Paul Workman

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

Predatory lender Elkins uses his power to keep Texans in his pocket

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

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