December 2017

Collin College Looks to Fill Board Vacancy

Collin College Looks to Fill Board Vacancy

Collin College is looking to fill a vacancy on its Board of Trustees. Place 2 Trustee Nancy Wurzman resigned her position earlier this month, less than a year into her six-year term, due to relocation. She was elected in May of this year after serving a prior term in...
TFR: Greg Abbott for Re-Election

TFR: Greg Abbott for Re-Election

AUSTIN, Texas – Applauding his efforts to limit the size and scope of government, Texans for Fiscal Responsibility endorsed Texas Gov. Greg Abbott for re-election to Texas’ highest office. https://empowertexans.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/12/Empower-Texans.mp4...
Democratic Enthusiasm: Overblown?

Democratic Enthusiasm: Overblown?

In attempting to objectively look at the current electorate now one year before the next election, is Democratic enthusiasm about the party’s prospects of capturing the US House majority accurate or does their optimism exceed what the numbers actually say? Several...
Carnahan Challenging Koop in Republican Primary

Carnahan Challenging Koop in Republican Primary

A two-term Dallas-area Republican lawmaker, who failed for a second term to back pro-taxpayer reforms in the Texas Legislature, is facing a primary challenge. Richardson businessman Chad Carnahan is running to represent Texas House District 102, challenging State Rep....
Midland County’s Primary Election Line-Up

Midland County’s Primary Election Line-Up

As the filing window for March primaries closed Monday, Democrats made a last-ditch effort to throw their names in the hat for both state and local races. In particular, veteran State Rep. Tom Craddick (R-Midland) will now face 24-year-old Spencer Bounds in the...
Another One

Another One

Yet another House member announced yesterday that he will not seek re-election due to reverberations from sexual impropriety incidents. Texas four-term Rep. Blake Farenthold (R-Corpus Christi), after filing for re-election on December 4th, decided not to continue his...