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July 2013 [PAGE: 2]

Sense Prevails in Northside ISD

Remember this, the microchip I.D. program being tested in Northside ISD in San Antonio? A quick refresher from the November 2012 AP story: Starting [Fall 2012], the fourth-largest school district in Texas is experimenting with “locator” chips in student ID...

Moronic: Texas transportation funding plan

There is an issue being debated in second called session of the 83rd Texas Legislature that will affect us in the pocketbook and politically for our foreseeable future. It has to do with a terrible way of funding spending growth for state transportation projects. Joe...

The Actual War on Women in Texas

Hey, did you know there’s a war on women being waged in Texas?  The media says so, leftists in orange shirts say so, the Democrat Twitterati say so.  Must be true. In the last several weeks, a woman has taken up her pink shoes and declared that she speaks for...
TFR Statement On Perry Announcement

TFR Statement On Perry Announcement

Following Gov. Rick Perry’s announcement today that he will not be seeking re-election, the president of Texans for Fiscal Responsibility – Michael Quinn Sullivan – offered the following statement: Rick Perry“For more than a decade, Gov. Perry has brought a strong,...

TFR Welcomes New Staff

Texans for Fiscal Responsibility (TFR) announced three new additions to the EmpowerTexans.com team: Gregory Harrison, Morgan Williamson, and Tony McDonald. “We are thrilled to welcome some new faces to our team,” said TFR president Michael Quinn Sullivan. “Each one of...
Don’t Forget About Transportation

Don’t Forget About Transportation

While the state (and the nation) focuses on the debate around pro-life legislation in this second called special session, it’s important that taxpayers don’t take their eye off the issue of transportation funding. Thanks to Sen. Wendy Davis’ filibuster at the end of...