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Club for Growth Backs Cruz for Re-Election

Club for Growth Backs Cruz for Re-Election

In a memo released on June 18, Club for Growth PAC, a grassroots, pro-taxpayer, political action committee, endorsed incumbent US Sen. Ted Cruz in his re-election bid against far-left Rep. Robert Francis (Beto) O’Rourke (D–El Paso). Club for Growth President David...
Brady’s New Tax?

Brady’s New Tax?

A powerful Texas congressman is pushing for a new tax that a conservative watchdog group decries as a “middle-class consumer tax to take the place of high corporate taxes.” U.S. Rep. Kevin Brady (R-The Woodlands) is supporting a “border adjustment tax” as part of a...
Return of the Earmark Porkers?

Return of the Earmark Porkers?

Despite election results that were a referendum against “business as usual” in Washington, DC, a member of Congress from Texas wants to give pork-barrel spending new life. According to the Daily Signal, Republican US Rep. John Culberson of Harris County is...
The Criminalization of Politics

The Criminalization of Politics

There is a dangerous trend in the United States toward the criminalization of politics, and it is infecting Texas as well. It may have hit its nadir in Wisconsin, where police dispatched by a pro-union Democrat special prosecutor subjected conservative activists...
They Tried to Do it Here

They Tried to Do it Here

While the speech regulators in Wisconsin resorted to SWAT teams and pre-dawn paramilitary-style raids, bureaucrats in Texas have so far limited their abuses to the administrative and civil courts system. However, their intentions are exactly the same. The Government...