Matt Rinaldi

Obama Endorses in Texas House Races

Obama Endorses in Texas House Races

Former President Barack Obama is wedging his way into Texas political news, endorsing several Democrat candidates running for the state legislature. Among the endorsements Obama announced today are Julie Johnson, the Democrat running against taxpayer champion State...
Texas Supreme Court Throws Out Plastic Bag Ban

Texas Supreme Court Throws Out Plastic Bag Ban

The Texas Supreme Court today ruled against a Laredo ordinance banning the use of plastic bags by merchants, effectively voiding all such ordinances statewide. The case was brought by the Laredo Merchants Association, a group of businesses unhappy with the onerous...
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...