Citizen Profiles


Melanie Graft: Reaching Beyond our Comfort Zone

“The hardest part is getting started,” says Granbury resident Melanie Graft. “But it is going to take getting out of our comfort zones and becoming active to be the change we want to see.”


Mark Pulliam: A Lawyer Exposing Corruption

Ray Myers: Conservative Cannonball

“The first fight I ever got into was when someone told me I was voting for Stevenson,” says Ray Myers, a highly engaged conservative activist. “‘I like Ike!’ I responded – and the fight was on!”

Mark Pulliam: A Lawyer Exposing Corruption

Jim Barnes: Mr. Conservative Constitutionalist

“I would like to see a shift towards the conservative values that guarantee the further existence of the republic. That includes an honest approach to the voters in the Rio Grande Valley.”

Mark Pulliam: A Lawyer Exposing Corruption

Michael Openshaw: For The Little Guy

“I’ll probably be retired by the start of the 86th Texas Legislative session, so I can be down there pretty much full time,” Openshaw says. “God help them all when that happens.”