Polling shows that 82 percent of Republican voters in Texas would support a ban on Chinese land purchases in the state.
The bill will increase the federal government’s annual spending by 6 percent.
With Taylor removing himself from the runoff ballot, former Collin County Judge Keith Self will become the Republican nominee.
The two-term Republican faces former Collin County Judge Keith Self in a May runoff.
“The people of Austin will make sure that the people who he needs to support his next adventure know what he has actually done.”
“Ron remained stoic in the face of his health challenges and incredibly upbeat about the future of the state and the nation he loved so much.”
Both have called the impeachment “vindictive,” though Cornyn says he will “reserve judgment” until the case is presented.
President Joe Biden just signed 17 executive orders affecting topics from immigration to energy. Here’s how some of them will impact the Lone Star State.
“The second attempt to impeach President Trump shows that Democrats would rather play vindictive politics instead of engaging in the business of the American people.” – Allen West
In Alamo, Texas, President Trump continued speaking about securing the border, immigration, and foreign policy advances with Mexico and Central American nations.
Cornyn says an emergency audit of the election proposed by Cruz is “designed to fail.”
Terrell Republican wants Texas’ U.S. senators to do likewise.
Texas’ junior senator says a standalone relief package should have been passed months ago.
It’s time for each state legislature to resume its proper rule-making authority and for governors (some who don’t even follow their own orders) to rightfully step aside.
Latino voters went to the polls and finally voted for something different. If heavily Latino, deep blue South Texas can see such a shift, perhaps the urban centers are next.
Congress is a small independent school district in Arizona tired of receiving and complying with open record requests. So, the district with a lousy track record of timely releasing information, is suing concerned taxpayer Jean Warren.
The health of our Republic depends upon having government which is so limited in its powers that citizens live within an environment of freedom of action.
Not a week goes by in the British national press in which there are not stories about the abysmal filth, wait times and problems in their socialized health care system, while Canadian leaders regularly travel to the United States for care. Now, 11 Texas congressmen are poised to impose the deplorable conditions on us.
My friend Chuck Ellis well summarizes where we are in the health care ‘reform’ debacle: "Lemme get this straight….we’re about to pass a health care plan written by a committee whose chairman says he doesn’t understand it, passed by a Congress that hasn’t read it but exempts themselves from it, to be signed by a president who also is exempt from it and hasn’t read it and who smokes, with funding administered by a treasury chief who didn’t pay his taxes, all to be overseen by a surgeon general who is obese, and financed by a country that’s broke. What could possibly go wrong?"
In late January, the U.S. Senate voted to raise the United States’ debt ceiling to $14.3 trillion, or $45,000 for every man, woman, and child living in America. Our massive federal deficit levels should send up warning flares to all who are interested in the short- and long-term health of our nation’s economy.
In the third major political contest since Barak Obama took the oath of office, the people of Virginia, New Jersey and Massachusetts have rebuked the President. Two of the three states — MA & NJ — are blue, if not deep blue. Virginia, while electing a Democrat as US Senator (Webb) and Governor (Kaine) in recent elections, remains a culturally and politically conservative state.
Elected on the vacuous slogans of “hope” and “change,” the first year of Barack Obama’s presidency has proven to be one of broken promises, failed leadership and blame shifting. While he works to satisfy the most strident elements of his political base, the rest of America is reminded that it takes more than tele-prompted rhetoric to serve in the highest office of the land.
What is the concept of citizenship? And based on that, how do we understand immigration and the awful mess we’ve made of it?
Earlier today Texas Governor Rick Perry announced his decision to refuse to apply for the federal “Race to the Top” grant program. The president of Texans for Fiscal Responsibility, Michael Quinn Sullivan, praised the course of action, saying it protects Texas’ children and taxpayers.
So the tax-hike proponents at the Dallas Morning News are once again pushing the false choice between higher taxes or no new roads, after word hit their newsroom that only 15 percent of American voters support higher gasoline taxes.