Category Archives: 2013

David vs. the Straus-phere – the fight for a conservative Texas House Speaker

As the Texas 2013 legislative session gears up, conservatives are once again calling for a more conservative house speaker. David Simpson Speaker Straus has long held the position largely thanks to support from Democrats and many Republicans who seem to like the status-quo of this more moderate state representative. This year David Simpson put his hat into the race to challenge Straus, but unlike the biblical […]


Texas 2013 local elections approaching

For many people in the U.S.A., the political season is behind them for another four years. For the more enlightened, they are looking to the elections in two years, but for the die-hard political activists, at least in Texas, we have our sights on the upcoming “local political subdivisions and counties” elections to be held […]


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