Under The Dome

Otto’s Opulent Spending Spree

Otto’s Opulent Spending Spree

Afraid to put their liberal records before conservative voters in the Republican primary, several prominent lawmakers “retired” from office following last session. But some of them have come back to the Capitol in order to work for the lobby. State Rep. John Otto...
How Much Dust…

How Much Dust…

No one has mastered the art of using the calendar to stall important reforms like House Speaker Joe Straus. Check back here to see how long he and the Texas House tarry before passing the key reforms demanded by conservatives, GOP primary voters, and the the governor....
Democrats Targeting Bob Hall

Democrats Targeting Bob Hall

With a strong record as a fiscal, social, and limited-government conservative it should come as a shock to no one that Democrats are already organizing against State Sen. Bob Hall (R–Edgewood). Since winning his seat in a close Republican primary runoff election...