Charles Blain

So Much Debt, So Few Voters

So Much Debt, So Few Voters

History shows that off-year elections have relatively low turnout. So why do elected officials so often opt to hold elections, such as bonds and other tax increases, in those years? A glimpse into Harris County’s most recent election results may reveal an ugly truth...
Chambers County Comes Out Against Straus

Chambers County Comes Out Against Straus

On Monday, the Chambers County Republican Party became the latest local chapter to join a growing chorus of county delegations to call for new leadership in the Texas House. In a vote of 4-1, the county’s executive committee advanced a resolution expressing no...