January 2012

Lame-Duck Lunacy

Lame-Duck Lunacy

A retiring member of the Texas Senate wants the governor to call a lame-duck session of the Legislature for the purpose of imposing a statewide property tax. Frankly, one simply cannot pack more wrong-thinking into a single proposal. Sen. Steve Ogden State Sen. Steve...
Patrick Fallon Endorsed By TFR

Patrick Fallon Endorsed By TFR

Patrick Fallon was today endorsed by Texans for Fiscal Responsibility in his 2012 bid for the newly created Texas House seat in Denton County. “Patrick Fallon has proven himself to be a steadfast conservative leader whose practical experience on the Frisco City...
TFR Endorses Scott Turner In New House District

TFR Endorses Scott Turner In New House District

Texans for Fiscal Responsibility today endorsed Scott Turner in his 2012 campaign for the new Texas House seat based in Collin and Rockwall County, a district created from areas currently represented by State Rep. Ken Paxton and State Rep. Jodie Laubenberg. “Scott...
Choosing A Grand Experience

Choosing A Grand Experience

One school district in Texas is giving more power to parents and teachers, emphasizing student needs and classroom education at a time when  others are focusing on soccer fields and scoreboards. The Grand Prairie school district is turning itself into a model of...