Wilson is the first lawmaker, Republican or Democrat, to explicitly refuse to accept petitions delivered by Empower Texans.
Rather than protect the free speech of citizens, the Texas Ethics Commission and its allies in the Texas House have sided with speech regulators.
Unless the Legislature passes commonsense budgeting reforms, the state’s spending problems will only get worse.
What do legislators have to lose by passing Gov. Abbott’s ethics reform package?
Momentum is building in Texas to pass legislation expanding educational opportunities.
One of the most affirmed-planks in the platform, Texas Republicans want the Legislature to start from zero.
When elected officials do business with government, it brings into doubt the independence of their voting behavior.
Overwhelmingly, grassroots Republicans want the Legislature to phase out the property tax system.
Democrats in one county are so desperate to stop conservatives, they’re willing to crossover and vote in the GOP primary.
If a union can’t afford to lose Republican State Rep. Byron Cook, can taxpayers really afford to keep him?