October 2017

Hensarling Announces Retirement

Hensarling Announces Retirement

With his term-limited tenure as chairman of the powerful Committee on Financial Services ending next year, Republican US Rep. Jeb Hensarling nonetheless surprised the political world by announcing he won’t seek re-election in 2018. A protege of former US Sen....
Clardy Could be Next on Censure List

Clardy Could be Next on Censure List

UPDATE: The resolution was tabled in order to ensure the entire Executive Committee is up to date on all the information available due to the controversial nature of the situation, according to Cherokee County GOP Chairwoman Blair. An East Texas Republican lawmaker...
Residents Fight Pearland’s Forced Annexation

Residents Fight Pearland’s Forced Annexation

Cities across the state are violating the spirit of Texas’ new annexation law by trying to rush through land grabs ahead of the law’s December 1 effective date, but residents have been stepping up and fighting back. Texas Scorecard has been reporting on many North...
TFR: Ken Paxton for Re-Election

TFR: Ken Paxton for Re-Election

AUSTIN, Texas – Highlighting his record fighting against federal overreach and defending the constitutional rights of citizens, Texans for Fiscal Responsibility endorsed Texas Attorney General Ken Paxton for re-election. “While the crony establishment hoped that they...