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San Antonio jumping on the “Ban” wagon

San Antonio jumping on the “Ban” wagon

The War on Bags has conquered Austin and Brownsville and is now moving down to the city of San Antonio. The Alamo city's freedom to use single-use plastic bags may be sacked by council members who will come forward to the public on Tuesday with their proposal. Cris...

Bag Ban Coming to Big D?

Bag Ban Coming to Big D?

Dallas City Council members are still debating on an ordinance that will fix what they call a "dire litter problem" that plastic grocery bags are apparently making in their city.  By the end of the calendar year, the Council may finally need to decide if Dallas will...

The Non-Partisan Blues

The Non-Partisan Blues

The Democrats have a new tactic to advance their radical ideology: target non-partisan races. Municipal elections in Texas are non-partisan and traditionally experience single digit voter-turnout. Low turnout and the lack of party identification make voters less...

Bag the Ban

Irrational environmental fanaticism is on center stage today in Austin. The City Council is preparing to make yet another costly mistake by banning plastic and paper bags, despite the glaring unintended consequences that will come and more viable alternatives...

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Take Action! Stop Austin’s Plastic Bag Ban

Do you live in the City of Austin? Disgusted by the city council’s encroachment of liberty by attempting to ban plastic and paper grocery bags? Then it’s time to take action. Since August, the Austin City Council has attempted to take drastic steps to interfere in the...

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West Coast Waste

It was evident from the mass transit projects and plastic bag ban that the Austin City Council wants to make Austin look (and spend) like a West Coast utopia. Now they want to go one step further, imitating the City of Portland by paying city employees to take...