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Big Cities Lean Left

Big Cities Lean Left

The fact that larger, urban areas lean to the political “left” shouldn’t surprise anyone.  But the degree to which certain Texas cities do may shock some, as published in a recent article by the Economist. In Texas, the most realtively conservative (or least liberal)...

TRWD Censures Colleague, Stickland & Others Protest

TRWD Censures Colleague, Stickland & Others Protest

Over the last decade, the Tarrant Regional Water District (TRWD) has attracted a barrage of scrutiny from open government advocates, including its newest trustee, Mary Kelleher. After refusing to fully respond to inquiries, the board is now pushing to silence their...

Geren’s Pet Pig: Trinity River Slush Fund

Geren’s Pet Pig: Trinity River Slush Fund

Geren has extensive experience promoting reckless policies that violate his party’s platform; in 2005, he quietly authorized the TRWD to spend millions on dubious economic development projects, by permanently expanding its legal authority, using tactics to keep the bill under the radar of most legislators and taxpayers.

TRWD Censures Colleague, Stickland & Others Protest

Tarrant Regional Water District Sued Over Election Shell Game

You wouldn’t think that a Water Board could cause so many problems for Texans.  Perhaps that's precisely why, much like rebellious toddlers, some public officials at TRWD insist on overstepping the legal boundaries designed to hold them accountable. We’ve already...