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Party Chairman Shuffle

Party Chairman Shuffle

After the previous chairman rendered himself ineligible to hold the office, the incumbent he defeated in the primary will resume duties as chairman of a major county party. Following Morrow’s self-imposed disqualification from holding the office, former-chairman James...
Rewarding Bad Results

Rewarding Bad Results

Legislators who work against the interests of taxpayers tend to have an easier time raising money than conservatives. The crony interests in Austin pad their pockets with government spending and then share that cash with legislators who keep the programs going. For...
Texas Conservative Coalition Education Summit

Texas Conservative Coalition Education Summit

The Texas Conservative Research Institute education conference centered around two specific aspects of the school choice debate: the benefits of parental empowerment and the objections from the education establishment. Panelists included State Sens. Paul Bettencourt...
Shining a Light on Money in Texas Politics

Shining a Light on Money in Texas Politics

For everyday Texans, wading through campaign finance reports to learn who is funding their representative can be a difficult task. But a new website is hoping to change all of that by making existing data easy to search and by removing confusing political jargon....