Does it really cost this much to get a university leader in Texas?

"Two of the three highest-paid public university … [Read more...]

Sanctuary city ban disinformation and an unquestioning press

"Nina Perales, an attorney with the Mexican … [Read more...]

Republicans handed Texas House power to Democrats and aren’t sure how to get it back

"Talk of taking on Straus simmering, but nowhere … [Read more...]

Lubbock ISD chief makes ludicrous claim on Texas school funding

Speaking about public school funding and the Texas … [Read more...]

Voter ID: Judge Ramos can preserve some dignity for herself and the court

Saying no additional hearings will be needed, U.S. … [Read more...]

It is government that makes monopolies; free market brings competition

Thomas J. DiLorenzo, in a piece titled The Myth of … [Read more...]

Abbott veto reason shows the real problem we face in Austin: The local government lobby.

One of the bills Governor Abbott vetoed, prior to … [Read more...]

Leftists lambaste Abbott for putting children first

Governor Abbott signed Rep. James Frank's bill, … [Read more...]

Speaker Straus, others, misleading public on property tax reform issue before the 85th Legislature

"House Speaker Joe Straus told school board … [Read more...]

Political terrorist supported dangerous movement

According to his hometown newspaper in Illinois, … [Read more...]

Art and culture isn’t something a government check creates

A good thing you can credit the Texas Legislature … [Read more...]

Lt. Gov. Dan Patrick: The Truth About Education Spending in Texas

The 2017 legislative session recently ended and, … [Read more...]

Should we end all public school accountability systems?

Julie Chang with  the Austin American-Statesman … [Read more...]

How hard will Abbott fight to get items passed in special session?

Governor Abbott has called a special session to … [Read more...]

Abbott calls special legislative session to begin 18 July

According to the Texas Tribune's Patrick Svitek, … [Read more...]

Texas press turns victim to villain in Rinaldi case

The Texas press continues its assault on … [Read more...]

Where is the constitutional problem with SB4, the sanctuary city ban?

The U.S. Supreme Court has already ruled on the … [Read more...]

Mills: Volumes Of Federal Regulations Set Record In 2016

By Alex Mills Regulations are a burden on … [Read more...]

Ethics & open government bills didn’t do so well

The Texas Tribune reported: "As the 85th … [Read more...]

Business liberals and crony capitalists unhappy with session

When it comes to being pro-business, Texas is at … [Read more...]

Illegal aliens demand treatment not available even to citizens

Among the most arrogant, self-centered affronts to … [Read more...]

Abbott could cement his popularity & conservative credentials with one move

On Thursday, Governor Greg Abbott said "We’ve got … [Read more...]

Stopping “Ban the Box” ordinances falters in Senate

"Austin’s “ban the box” ordinance, which prevents … [Read more...]

Texas House fails to pass Privacy Act

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Texas school lobby groups spent your money to lobby against you

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