July 2009

Hutchison Now Wants Federal Mandates?

Regardless of the rewrites attempted by Sen. Kay Bailey Hutchison’s unannounced gubernatorial campaign, Texas Gov. Rick Perry and the conservatives in the Legislature were right to stop the string-laden “stimulus” dollars from entering Texas’...

What Part of ‘Illegal’…

Why is it even a question as to whether or not illegal aliens (or undocumented immigrants or whatever we’re supposed to call them) should get in-state tuition? They aren’t in the state legally, so why should taxpayers subsidize tuition? And federal law...

Transit Costs

How much does your transit authority cost you? Rail may seem affordable to the citizens of a transit district until they read about transit’s annual cost per household. Here is my conclusion about the Houston transit authority which is fueled with a one percent...