Hyatt Regency Houston: zero tolerance for law-abiding, licensed concealed handgun holders

Looking for a hotel room in Downtown Houston? I was. My choices were narrowed down to three and after reading the firearms policy of the Hyatt Regency Houston I’ve made my decision. If you are a law-abiding Texan holding a concealed handgun license, the firearms policy of the Hyatt Regency in Houston states guests or […]

Robert Eckels to discuss high speed train

This should be very interesting. Greater Houston Pachyderm Club Join us for our weekly meeting Tuesday, June 24, 2014 This week our special guest speaker is Judge Robert Eckels President, Texas Central Railway Please join the Greater Houston Pachyderm Club in welcoming this week’s special guest speaker, our former Harris County Judge, Robert Eckels!  Judge Eckels […]

Texas Values: Houston Ordinance Attacks Religious Liberty

From the InBox: For Immediate Release Press Statement Contacts: Jonathan Saenz, Cell: 512-879-7995, Office: 512-478-2220 Houston Ordinance Attacks Religious Liberty, Committee Hearing Today ______________________________________________________________________ Houston, TX, April 30, 2014 – Today, a Houston City Council committee will have a public hearing regarding Mayor Annise Parker’s proposed wide-reaching LGBT ordinance that she plans to fast […]

Budget deal demands decrease in military pensions

Let me be perfectly clear. I expect Texas Senators Ted Cruz and John Cornyn plus every single Senate Republican to vote AGAINST this budget agreement. According to Breitbart News, the “bi-partisan” budget compromise that passed the US House of Representatives calls for a 1% cut in the cost-of-living adjustment for veterans pensions (emphasis mine):  “After […]

Stockman exits CD36, Dave Norman enters

Wow. I have to admit this one caught me totally by surprise. In a surprise move, Rep. Steve Stockman (R-Tex.) filed papers to challenge Sen. John Cornyn (R-Tex.) at the last minute Monday, giving the second-ranking Senate Republican a potentially tough primary opponent just as he looked poised to avoid one. And in a coordinated move, […]