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Hillary Clinton? Not in Texas

Hillary Clinton? Not in Texas

Recently, the as-yet-unindicted Hillary Clinton made a little news by suggesting Texas was going to be “in play” for her presidential campaign this fall. Er, probably not, say… Texas Democrats. Heading into this weekend’s convention for the Texas Democratic Party,...
Straus Attacks Abbott Agenda

Straus Attacks Abbott Agenda

Throwing what can best be described as a wide-ranging temper tantrum in the face of unease among his inner-circle, House Speaker Joe Straus on Wednesday lashed out at many of Gov. Greg Abbott’s marquee proposals and attacked the conservative Senate led by Lt....
Policy Summit Highlights Moderates’ Priorities

Policy Summit Highlights Moderates’ Priorities

The Conservative Roundtable of Texas held a Policy Summit in the Capitol on Tuesday afternoon, at which select legislators discussed their respective outlooks on budget, education, and transportation issues for the session. The Conservative Roundtable, which has...
Obstructionist

Obstructionist

Looking at the new statewide issues polling from Texas Tribune, I am struck again by just how out of touch Joe Straus and his “leadership” team really are from the mainstream of Texas. Let’s step back. The closest thing to “Joe Straus on the...
Lost With The Obamacare Navigators

Lost With The Obamacare Navigators

Democrats in the Texas Legislature successfully codified Obamacare into state law with the aid of the GOP, expanding the power of the Texas Department of Insurance and legitimatizing the illegitimate healthcare “navigator” profession Texans now know is being used by...