The Republican Party is an institutional failure

Washington, Austin, and Conroe, August 11 – The Republican Party is an institutional failure. It’s tragic, because for 157 years the Grand Old Party has been the greatest political hope for citizens of the United States. Where the Party is now Strangely, the Republican Party’s success defines its failure. Just look at where the Party […]

Texas Secretary of State Makes Criminal Referral to Attorney General Concerning Montgomery County MUD Rent-A-Voter Scheme

Conroe and Austin, August 10 – Keith Ingram, the Director of Elections of the Texas Secretary of State, has made a criminal referral “in connection with the creation of Montgomery County Municipal District Number 148, Montgomery County Municipal District Number 130, and Montgomery County Municipal District Number 131” for which the complaints have alleged “that […]

Judge dismisses Paxton lawsuit over “sanctuary cities” law – Texas Tribune

Texas Tribune Judge dismisses Paxton lawsuit over "sanctuary cities" lawTexas TribuneA federal judge on Wednesday dismissed the state of Texas' lawsuit against Travis County and other defendants over the state's new immigration enforcement law. by Julián Aguilar Aug. 9, 2017 Updated: 15 hours ago. 37. Protesters turn out at the Capitol …US judge deals blow […]

In Review: City annexation authority in the 85th Texas Legislature – Austin American-Statesman

Austin American-Statesman In Review: City annexation authority in the 85th Texas LegislatureAustin American-StatesmanDestinee Serdinia, left, and John Wildenthal, both from Boerne, listen during a Senate Finance Committee hearing at the Capitol on Sunday about a bill that would require a vote of residents in areas considered for annexation. The Senate gave …Here's where the Texas […]

Texas inmates relocating from hot prison to temporary facilities – CNN

CNN Texas inmates relocating from hot prison to temporary facilitiesCNNTexas statute mandates that county jails keep temperatures between 65 and 85 degrees inside, but the state system, according to the complaint, has no such requirement. The judge ordered the TDCJ to come up with a plan within 15 days to house …Judge OKs Texas' plan to […]

School finance reform in the 85th Texas Legislature: In Review – Austin American-Statesman

Austin American-Statesman School finance reform in the 85th Texas Legislature: In ReviewAustin American-StatesmanTwo of Gov. Greg Abbott's 20 agenda items for the special session agenda address school finance issues. Here's how the debate went down earlier this year.Here's where the Texas Legislature is on Abbott's special session issuesFort Worth Star TelegramAsk the editor: What is […]

Breaking News! Ex-Comal County HR Director Grazioli reveals truth about Precinct 2 Commissioner candidate Gregory Parker!

Breaking News! New Braunfels, August 8 – Retired Comal County Human Resources Director Robert J. Grazioli, CMSgt (Ret. USAF), MHR, SPHR, SHRM-SCP, has revealed some truths about Precinct 2 County Commissioner candidate Gregory Parker who served as a Comal County Commissioner from 2005 to 2012. Grazioli saw the article about Parker in the August 8, […]