Editorial: Texas Governor Abbott must call special session on overarching issue of banning taxpayer funded lobbying

Eric Yollick, The Golden Hammer Grassroots conservative activists are on edge across the State of Texas. They’re entirely justified in those feelings. The 86th Texas Legislature failed to accomplish some major priorities, such as lowering government spending, passing robust statewide property tax reform, eliminating the complexity of school finance and state intervention into public schools, passing […]

Lieutenant Governor Patrick removes Senator Seliger as Ag Committee Chairman for lewd comments about female staffer

Austin, January 22 – After Senator Kel Seliger (R-Amarillo)  suffered disappointment, because Lieutenant Governor Dan Patrick appointed Senator Brandon Creighton (R-Conroe) as Chairman of the Higher Education Committee instead of Seliger, Seliger went on the radio to declare that he recommended the female staffer working for the Lieutenant Governor use “her lips and my backend.” […]