Applause for Highland Park on rent-a-bikes

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Texas: Guilty Plea In School Bus Camera Bribery Scam

First guilty plea to money laundering entered in … [Read more...]

Media, politicians mislead on Texas Privacy Act

As you would expect from most of the Texas media … [Read more...]

Texas Appeals Court Takes On Red Light Camera Hearings

Attorney Russell J. Bowman is hoping to bring down … [Read more...]

City of Lubbock joins Houston and other local jurisdictions in pushing citizens to turn to Austin to fix local problems

Across Texas advocates, or rather those who profit … [Read more...]

Sickening attitudes in San Antonio; Absurd statements from our military.

The attitude of locals and governance of San … [Read more...]

GOP race for Lubbock County Judge matters all the way to Austin

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Sen. Huffines: “stop red light cameras and to hold cities accountable”

From the Houston Chronicle: "When the 86th Texas … [Read more...]

“Do something” but don’t expect good results

The Austin American-Statesman reports that its … [Read more...]

Listener: Beware suspect sketches used by police

Dear Mr Pratt, I saw the DNA profile sketch … [Read more...]

Texas Appeals Court Slaps Down Red Light Camera Firm

Red light camera company cannot claim free speech … [Read more...]

Why was alleged Tech shooter not searched, handcuffed?

It appears that Hollis Alvin James Reid Daniels, … [Read more...]

Abilene proposes street fee on college students, others

"Abilene City Council moves towards street … [Read more...]

No matter Austin, Texans’ tax burden will grow unless many local officials replaced

Would that we all have the same division seen on … [Read more...]

Regulatory noncompliance inspires Texas Senator to eliminate red light cameras

"Following an investigation by Austin TV station … [Read more...]

How basic city services like street repair get shoved aside

The issue of non-sufficient street maintenance in … [Read more...]

Word of the Day: Civic Cheerleader

civic cheerleader [noun] Those who jump on … [Read more...]

Beware Harvey-related damage estimates, especially from government

"The nearly $8 billion proposed by the White House … [Read more...]

Houston leaders should be ashamed of contradicting Governor Abbott on evacuation Friday

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Doubling your electric rates because you have solar panels

A story about El Paso Electric ratepayers with … [Read more...]

Red light camera deal at heart of Kaufman County scandal

"A District Attorney in a rural East Texas county … [Read more...]

HB32 is good but not meaningful property tax reform

The Texas House passed Representative Dennis … [Read more...]

Texas Property Tax Reform has only days to act. Call, email, fax reps now.

"Fearful that a pro-taxpayer agenda will undermine … [Read more...]

Who made the right choice with electricity in Texas, the 15 or the 85 percent?

For the past three years, Lubbock's municipal … [Read more...]

Is Texas to ignore bad policy because it is local?

Here's a question for you: Does it matter from … [Read more...]

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