February 2018

Geren Lies Again About Sorensen Deposition

Geren Lies Again About Sorensen Deposition

Charlie Geren is at it again, lying about his involvement with his former campaign staffer’s fraudulent phone call to CPS accusing his opponent of abuse. In a statement released late Tuesday, State Rep. Charlie Geren (R–Fort Worth) responded to the release of a...
Workman Doubles Down on Granny Tax

Workman Doubles Down on Granny Tax

When it comes to conservative records, Austin-area State Rep. Paul Workman (R-Austin) can only lean on his 2011 freshman session. Since then, he’s scored a trifecta of F-ratings on the Fiscal Responsibility Index. That’s why it’s surprising that Workman’s recent radio...
TLR Backs Straus’ Hand-Picked Successor for HD 121

TLR Backs Straus’ Hand-Picked Successor for HD 121

A group that claims to advocate for conservative reforms is once again demonstrating they are more interested in access in Austin than advancing their legislative agenda. With only days remaining in the Texas Republican Primary, Texans for Lawsuit Reform came off the...
Rinaldi Defends Texas Right to Life

Rinaldi Defends Texas Right to Life

Conservatives were stunned late last week by a statement from the Texas Catholic Conference of Bishops attacking the state’s oldest and largest pro-life organization. The attack appears to be driven by a lobby team, rather than the bishops themselves, says a...
Montgomery County GOP Calls for Removal of Tolls

Montgomery County GOP Calls for Removal of Tolls

The Executive Committee of the Montgomery County Republican Party has passed a resolution calling for the tolls to be removed from the 242 flyover. The resolution was approved overwhelmingly in a vote of 30-13 at a special meeting. The executive committee is the...
Patrick Endorses Fallon for Senate

Patrick Endorses Fallon for Senate

In a heated Texas Senate race, Lt. Gov. Dan Patrick today took the extraordinary step of endorsing a conservative challenger over an incumbent member. In a video released this morning, Patrick made official his endorsement of State Rep. Pat Fallon (Prosper)’s campaign...