Lyrics: Mr. Vo’s Neighborhood (Be A Vo Voter)

State Rep. Hubert Vo (D-Houston) appears to be a slumlord with a fancy title. Now, thanks to Empower Texans, he has a theme song and a video.   The video is available here, and the lyrics are noted below. Mr. Vo’s Neighborhood (Be A Vo Voter) By Michael...

PAC Endorses Lewis In HD 81 Race

The Empower Texans PAC today announced its enthusiastic endorsement of Tryon Lewis in the run-off race for House District 81. The Empower Texans PAC is the state general political action committee of Texans for Fiscal Responsibility and EmpowerTexans.com. During the...

Tyroch Campaign Stifles Free Speech

In the House District 55 race, Martha Tyroch’s campaign advisors demanded that YouTube pull a parody of her campaign ad, claiming a “copyright violation.” YouTube removed the piece this morning. The parody, created by the Empower Texans PAC,...

PAC Attracts Grassroots Support

With less than a week remaining in the 2008 primary campaign season, the political action committee associated with Texans for Fiscal Responsibility has raised more than $325,000. The organization works with activists from across the state on tax and spending issues....

UPDATE: Threat Against TFR

Late Friday afternoon the Austin emergency response teams and federal agencies declared the substance mailed to TFR to be mostly harmless. The TFR staff and others in their section of the building were released, after being sequestered until the powder was identified....

Statement on TFR Death Threat

The president of Texans for Fiscal Responsibility, Michael Quinn Sullivan, offered the following statement on the death threat and powdery substance he received in the mail today. In response, the building has been evacuated but the TFR staff has been asked to remain...

Empower Texans PAC Endorse Goldman

AUSTIN, Texas – The Empower Texans PAC has announced their endorsement of Craig Goldman in the special election to fill the vacated House District 97 seat in the Texas Legislature. “Mr. Goldman has demonstrated a strong commitment to promoting taxpayer protection...