September 2018

Israel Coronado: Mr. Anti-Corruption

Israel Coronado: Mr. Anti-Corruption

The day after his birthday, June 20, 2018, is the day Israel Coronado will never forget. It was when a “500-year rain” (according to local officials at least), flooded the streets of Weslaco, impacting, yet again, the place Israel calls home. Acting on his own accord,...
LSGCD Plan Furthers Government Water Monopoly

LSGCD Plan Furthers Government Water Monopoly

Lone Star Groundwater Conservation District’s board of directors has approved a management plan draft to severely limit groundwater use that would cripple private water companies and cause residents’ water bills to skyrocket. Despite calls from citizens and...
The Citizens’ Choice is the Caucus Choice

The Citizens’ Choice is the Caucus Choice

Earlier this month we began laying out a few factors citizens (and their legislators) can use to judge candidates seeking election as the next Texas House Speaker. Among the three criteria is a requirement that the individual should win the support of a majority of...