Professional associations, meeting planners, & Texas convention & visitors bureau unveils new campaign called “Texas Welcomes All” to counter bathroom bill.
Electing champions Ann Harris Bennett, Kim Ogg and Lupe Valdez offer protection, leadership of progressive values for millions of Texans
Governing Magazine ranking shows how Greg Abbott and the new GOP leaders failed to prepare for and respond to oil slump on Texas’ economy.
The Humble Independent School District (Humble ISD) voted to officially hire Elizabeth Fagen at its last board meeting ignoring objections by parents.
One’s eyes must remain on the ball.It is evident that the Humble ISA board failed in one of their most important tasks, selecting a superintendent.
HISD parents launch a large protest against the selection of Dr. Elizabeth Fagen as superintendent. They intend to mobilize and vote many board members out.
Texas State Representative Sylvester Turner won the Houston mayoral election. This was his third try. He beat Bill King in a very close election.
Mayor Annise Parker spent some time at KPFT 90.1 FM talking to the Queer Voices show. She gave me nice lighthearted exit interview.
Mike Collier’s Corner Remember what Mike Collier said when he ran for Texas State Comptroller? What was the moniker he used more than any other? He said he would be the Texas watchdog. Mike is continuing on that path even though he was unfortunately not elected in that race. A few weeks ago he exposed […]
I find the character assassination of community embedded activists/politicians like Jolanda Jones objectionable. HISD students need a real advocate.
Voter suppression in Texas & throughout the South continues in full vogue using techniques that nibble like this. Nibbles sum to bites. Spread the word.
Even though Mike Collier did not win his race to be Texas Comptroller, he continues to do the watchdog job. This piece must be read and shared widely.
ROADWomen continues their activism in our community. Join them at their Republican Debate Watch Party.
Texas Attorney General Ken Paxton first degree felony charges were dismissed and then re-issued for clarification.
Texas’ voter ID law violates the Voting Rights Act, a federal appeals panel ruled Wednesday, tossing the oppressive law enacted by Texas Republicans in 2011.
Corruption is rampant in the ranks of the state of Texas’ Republican dominated government. Another high ranking politicians is being indicted.
This Bernie Sanders House Party was one of many in the Houston area. It was well attended with people from all backgrounds, ethnicities, & ages.
Kingwood Area Democrats participated in the July 4th Kingwood, TX parade. There was a lot of positive interaction with conservatives on the parade path.
Texas gets reprieve on Texas abortion law Texas women are getting a much needed reprieve. The Supreme Court voted 5-4 Monday to stay the order that would ultimately close most abortion clinics in Texas. This would have forced women to drive hundreds of miles to the nearest clinics in one of Texas’ big cities. The […]
Right Wing Conservative Texas Governor Greg Abbott has signed into law a bill that allows the limited use of marijuana.