Young Conservatives of Texas

Examining the Voting Record: Hugh Shine

Examining the Voting Record: Hugh Shine

Central Texas residents have reason to be wary in the upcoming local and state elections, particularly in the House District 55 primary. Texans are facing increasing burdens from their local governments: property tax hikes, forced city annexation, and uncontrolled...
UT Accused of Taxing Conservative Student Speech

UT Accused of Taxing Conservative Student Speech

A conservative student group at The University of Texas at Austin is vowing to fight back against what it says are efforts by the university to tax its speech. In November of 2017, the Young Conservatives of Texas chapter at UT Austin brought former Pennsylvania...
Midland County’s Primary Election Line-Up

Midland County’s Primary Election Line-Up

As the filing window for March primaries closed Monday, Democrats made a last-ditch effort to throw their names in the hat for both state and local races. In particular, veteran State Rep. Tom Craddick (R-Midland) will now face 24-year-old Spencer Bounds in the...
Colton Driver: Breaking Boundaries

Colton Driver: Breaking Boundaries

It’s often said that apathy is one of the greatest enemies of democracy. Thankfully, there are people like Colton Driver of Stephenville who lead by example – demonstrating that political activism isn’t as daunting as some may believe, and with perseverance, can be...
YCT Puts UT on Notice

YCT Puts UT on Notice

After the Young Conservatives of Texas at the University of Texas hosted their “Affirmative Action Bake Sale” last week to protest the school’s race-based admissions policies, many of the university’s left-wing students and employees have been aggressively advocating...