Wendy Davis

Democrats Lament Straus “Retirement”

Democrats Lament Straus “Retirement”

After news broke that House Speaker Joe Straus would not seek re-election to the Texas House, notable Democrats took to Twitter to commend the liberal lawmaker for his role in killing conservative reform. The first and most notable leftist was failed gubernatorial...
It’s Miller’s Time

It’s Miller’s Time

Ever since his election, State Rep. Doug Miller (R-New Braunfels) has remained a thorn in the side of conservatives. In 2008, Miller squeaked into the legislature by narrowly defeating conservative champion Nathan Macias (R-Bulverde). Installed by the deceptively...
More of What We Already Know

More of What We Already Know

Last week, Dr. Mark Jones of Rice University unveiled his spread of the Texas Senate from left to right. As with the House, the study once again validates the accuracy of the Fiscal Responsibility Index. This session, the Texas Senate served as the conservative anchor...