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Analysis: Real People Are Hurting

Analysis: Real People Are Hurting

Most Tuesday mornings, the Texas Minute—our weekday email publication—includes the One-Click Survey. It’s almost always a question about policy or politics, oftentimes tinged with a bit of humor. We ask readers to not only “click” an answer, but to then reply with...
ELECTION RESULTS: Collin County

ELECTION RESULTS: Collin County

Voters in solid-red Collin County went to the polls in record numbers to vote in Tuesday’s presidential election and again selected all Republicans, from President Donald Trump all the way down the ballot. Republican U.S. Rep. Van Taylor defeated Democrats’ heavily...
PRIMARY RESULTS: Collin County

PRIMARY RESULTS: Collin County

Collin County voters who went to the polls in the March 3 GOP primary election saw just a handful of contested races on their ballots, even though every partisan-elected office in the county is held by a Republican. Yet voters and candidates alike packed an election...
New Year’s Resolutions

New Year’s Resolutions

Dear Reader, I want to share with you our New Year’s Resolutions at Empower Texans. Communications experts say you should never repeat an accusation that is made against you. I hold to that as a good practice, but let me this one time repeat the accusation many in the...
Fiscal Responsibility Index: Collin County

Fiscal Responsibility Index: Collin County

Results of the 2019 Fiscal Responsibility Index, released this week, show Texas lawmakers representing Collin County performed somewhat better than their peers, in what most conservative activists have deemed a disappointing legislative session. The entirely...
Commentary: Voters Want Promise Keepers

Commentary: Voters Want Promise Keepers

Republican lawmakers should be very concerned. Come November 2020, Texans will be showing up to vote for the greatest promise-keeping politician in modern U.S. history. Love him or hate him, President Donald Trump has been a man of his political word. Taxes cut,...
Republicans Keep Collin County Red

Republicans Keep Collin County Red

Voters in conservative Collin County did their part to “Keep Texas Red” on Tuesday, turning out in droves to elect and re-elect Republicans up and down the ballot. Republicans there swept the board. Not a single Democrat won a partisan race in the county. Collin...