January 2010

Who Lost GOP Debate? Gas-Taxers

Clearly, everyone is convinced their candidate won the Friday night Belo debate of Republican gubernatorial candidates. Sure, whatever. In reality, there was one clear loser: the gas-tax lobby. The gas-tax lobby is comprised of the editorial boards of the two...

Empower Texans PAC Endorsements

The Empower Texans PAC is pleased to announce our first round of endorsements for primary elections. The PAC does not necessarily endorse in every race. This is not a final list of endorsements; other races are still being considered. LEGISLATIVE Re-Election to the...

Bad News, Good News

Texas has obviously not been immune from the effects of the global recession — brought on in no small part by the sheer fiscal irresponsibility of Congress. But as Ray Perryman, the Waco economist noted recently, Texas is the “last in, first out” of...