September 2008

Solid Gold

When Allen Vaught accidentally became the state representative for House District 107, everyone knew it would be a huge loss for taxpayers there and statewide. His term in office has only served to prove everyone right. The incumbent, conservative Bill Keffer, was the...

Transcript: Is The Classroom A Worksite?

The transcript for this week’s video, Is The Classroom A Worksite?, is now available. Why don’t teachers get professional respect in Texas?   It might have something to do with the unions that represent them.   The teacher unions do their...

Reformer versus Slumlord

Voters in Houston’s House District 149 have a clear choice: a proven reformer versus a slumlord. HISD school board member Greg Meyers is taking on incumbent Hubert Vo this November, and taxpayers statewide are watching the race with interest. Hubert Vo’s...

Don’t Like the Taxpayer-Funded Hotel? Sign Up Against It

Do you think the City of Dallas should check in with voters before spending $550 million on a government-owned convention center hotel? If so, you can find out how to sign the petition that would amend the City Charter to prevent the hotel by going to...