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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...
Citizens Send Cason and Tinderholt to Texas House

Citizens Send Cason and Tinderholt to Texas House

As Texans statewide voted for the Texas House to stay in Republican hands, voters in North Texas chose newcomer Jeff Cason and incumbent State Rep. Tony Tinderholt (R–Arlington) to represent them in the 2021 Texas legislative session. No state House district in...
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: Tarrant County

Fiscal Responsibility Index: Tarrant County

Tarrant County taxpayers can feel some pride about the scores earned by some delegates they sent to Austin in the 2019 Fiscal Responsibility Index, but they may have some serious concerns about others. The most anti-taxpayer representatives from Tarrant County were...
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,...
Geren Lies Again About Sorensen Deposition

Geren Lies Again About Sorensen Deposition

Charlie Geren is at it again, lying about his involvement with his former campaign staffer’s fraudulent phone call to CPS accusing his opponent of abuse. In a statement released late Tuesday, State Rep. Charlie Geren (R–Fort Worth) responded to the release of a...