Sen. Larry Taylor slams ruling in TWIA case

Last week, lame-duck State District Judge Bret Griffin ordered State Sen. Larry Taylor to testify in a lawsuit brought by the Brownsville Independent School District against the Texas Windstorm Insurance Association. The school district is represented by trial lawyer Steve Mostyn, a prolific donor … [Read More...]

Jury Service Awareness Month

From the InBox: FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE July 7, 2014 Contact: Jennifer Harris Phone: (512) 773-7168 NEW STUDY FINDS LOW RATES OF JURY SERVICE PARTICIPATION A WIDESPREAD PROBLEM IN TEXAS Governor Rick Perry Proclaims July “Juror Appreciation Month,” Urges Texans to Respond to Call for Jury … [Read More...]

Jared Woodfill asks for your help!

Former Harris County Republican Party Chair Jared Woodfill has been working hard to overturn the Houston UNequalRights ordinance. From the InBox: No Signature Left Behind! This is final weekend to collect signatures in churches and events throughout the City of Houston to repeal Mayor … [Read More...]

Good Government Gone Bad

340B Program Needs a Prescription for Reform Just when you think Washington’s health care mess couldn’t get any worse, along comes the 340B program.  Its bureaucratic-sounding name alone hints at the absence of transparency and lack of adequate oversight that unfortunately besets what once … [Read More...]

Big government Dan Patrick

Those of us that have known Sen. Dan Patrick for a long time know that he is not a small government conservative. Quite the contrary, Sen. Patrick is a reactionary big government believer. Today's press release is another reminder of that. FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Contact: Allen Blakemore Tuesday, … [Read More...]