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.