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April 2014 [PAGE: 2]

UT Cover-Up?

UT Cover-Up?

A report in today’s Austin American Statesman touches on what may be driving attempts to silence a regent: the president of UT Austin allegedly bullied the system’s chancellor, Francisco Cigarroa, into quitting after starting to scrutinize a long series of...

Political Intimidation

The 2010 Citizens United decision by the U.S. Supreme Court changed the law of the land to allow non-profit advocacy organizations to participate in “political speech.” These advocacy groups are called 501(c) (4) corporations under IRS rules and exist to advocate on...
Senate District 4 Special Election: Toth

Senate District 4 Special Election: Toth

In the special election to fill the Senate District 4 unexpired term, voters have several strong candidates from which to choose – including two with great recent records in the Texas House. In the end, it is the combination of his record as a legislative fighter and...
Senate District 4 Special Election: Toth

Oscar Ward: Irving City Council, Place 5

In advance of the 2014 local elections in May, Texans For Fiscal Responsibility today endorsed Oscar Ward in his bid for Irving City Council, Place 5. Ross Kecseg, the TFR Metroplex office director, commended Ward. “Mr. Ward is a well-respected, citizen leader, whose...