Fort Bend ISD approves construction of new elementary school, questions emerge

During a series of public comment and Board of Trustee meetings, parents, employees and taxpayers of the Fort Bend Independent School District were presented with the plan for a proposed bond package on the November 2014 ballot. The presentation included a plan to construct ES 46 in Aliana, a facility needed to address overcrowding at Oakland […]

Texans Support Marriage ‘Social Media Storm’

From Jonathan Saenz and Texas Values: Tuesday, August 5: 10-2:00 PM  Today, a diverse group of state leaders and groups are holding a press conference to show their support for Texas’ effort to defend our marriage laws defining marriage as between one man and one woman. Many of these groups have filed legal briefs with […]

Amnesty supporter- “we’re not goin’ nowhere!”—until HPD arrives

This amnesty supporter did not believe in the law-abiding civil society for reasons he was unable to articulately communicate—that is, of course, until HPD arrived on the scene. Perhaps actions sometimes speak louder than words. Watch the amnesty supporter dressed in the black t-shirt and khaki shorts scream: “we’re not goin’ no where! —we’re gonna […]

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 Service AUSTIN, TEXAS—According to a recent study, Texans called to serve […]

Assistant AG Glicker: a hotel is not a residence

After a Montgomery County jury convicted Jim Jenkins of “knowingly” voting in the May 2010 Woodlands Road Utility District election, Assistant Attorney General David Glicker tweeted “a hotel is not a residence”: Remember when George H.W. Bush rented a suite at the Houstonian, a hotel that served as their official Texas residence? A 1992 CNN […]

Scandal-ridden Dems part of Texas AG’s human trafficking task force

Travis County District Attorney Rosemary Lehmberg and Bexar County District Attorney Susan Reed joined Texas Attorney General Greg Abbott’s inaugural Human Trafficking Prevention Task Force meeting in January 2010. According to a January 2010 press release on the Texas Attorney General website, legislation sponsored by State Senator Leticia Van de Putte and then State Representative […]