Harris County DA Race: Republicans should re-elect Pat Lykos

It is time to make a choice. Early voting starts Monday, here are the locations and times.  If you have not made up your mind about the Harris County District Attorney, perhaps I can help. I’m voting for Judge Pat Lykos and here is why. Justice. First and foremost, that is the word that pushed, […]

Harris County DA Pat Lykos’ DIVERT program works – so why the fuss?

Here’s what I don’t get about one of the few issues in the primary race on the Republican side for Harris County DA – if a program works for the betterment of society (and the county) what is the problem? In this case, I’m talking about the DIVERT program, you know, the one that saves […]

Harris County DA race: ADA retention – UPDATED

In case you haven’t heard, the Harris County District Attorney, Pat Lykos, is being challenged in the Republican primary by Mike Anderson. One of Mr. Anderson’s claims is that the DA’s office is losing Assistant District Attorneys at an alarming rate. A second part of the same claim is that the losses represent a loss […]

Harris County DA race: Mike Anderson receives HPOU endorsement

No surprise here: For Immediate Release:                          Contact:  Allen Blakemore Tuesday, February 14, 2012                 713-526-3399  Anderson gains HPOU endorsement and releases video  Houston – Mike Anderson, conservative Republican candidate for Harris County District Attorney, announced that he has gained the endorsement of the Houston Police Officers’ Union. “I am particularly pleased to announce this endorsement.  The HPOU […]

Harris County DA race: Lykos interview, Anderson radio ad

Do yourself a favor. Head over to Charles Kuffner’s Off the Kuff and listen to the full 44 minutes of his interview with Harris County DA Pat Lykos. Kuff is the big dog of local blogging for a reason – he’s pretty good at it when he sets his mind to it. And I think that […]

Harris County DA Pat Lykos to Rangers: Come on in and sit a spell!

As reported this past Friday, Harris County DA Pat Lykos has invited the Texas Rangers to come down and do a real investigation surrounding the activities of her office and the runaway grand jury from the 185th District Court. This morning, she notified her staff:     From: Salazar, Angela On Behalf Of Lykos, Patricia […]

Pat Lykos, Mike Anderson debate, campaign finance

In case you missed it last night on Houston PBS’ Red, White, and Blue, the two candidates for Harris County District Attorney made a joint appearance. And while it wasn’t officially a “debate”, it was as good as one and better than most. If you are interested in this race, I encourage you to watch […]