April 2010

Eltife Carries Obama’s Water, Until 2012

Senator Kevin Eltife was in Austin yesterday rehashing his failed effort to raise taxes last session. That’s an interesting move in these political times. Here’s the quick summary of the fight. During the session $555 million in Unemployment Insurance...

Arizona’s SB 1070

So I’m sure this is going to ruffle some feathers, but I both approve and disapprove of Arizona’s SB 1070. I understand that this may be confusing, but though I agree that this bill is a step in the right direction, I do not think it will end up...

Beware The Broadband Boondoggle

It seems almost quaint, that $434 hammer from the Pentagon’s procurement scandal of the 1980s. Taxpayers were outraged by the revelation that federal bureaucrats spent hundreds of dollars for everyday items found at a fraction of the cost at a local hardware store. As...