State of Texas Ethics Code prohibits nepotism, thereby disqualifying one candidate.
There are two candidates for Precinct One Commissioner, but only one sensible choice.
MSNBC host asks, "What is conservatism?" Sen. Ben Sasse gave him the right answer.
He was an actor playing a scene, but the tears and the emotion captured on film were genuine. Learn the back story on that Christmas favorite "It's a Wonderful Life".
Are we paying attention to local debt? A former mayor acknowledged the last economic recession was negatively affecting the country, saying, "We are in the crow's nest." My response then: Yes, and when the Titanic sank, its crow's nest followed all the way to the bottom of the sea.
So, what can you do? What should you do? Get involved in LOCAL political leadership - your city council, county commissioners court, school district, and state legistlature. Put not your trust in princes, nor in the son of man, in whom there is no help." -- Psalm 146:3
Rockwall County taxpayers ask, "Why does the County and the Cities have to fund State and Federal roads?" Answer: We don't have to fund them, but if we don't we'll be just another 'parking lot' along the I-30 corridor. Rockwall County is the destination for new and growing businesses in the Dallas-Fort Worth Metroplex.
Some unfunded mandates are needed. But like Washington DC does in "kicking the can down the road," balancing the State budget and requiring the counties to make up the slack is really not good sound fiscal public policy.
Three sacred oxen were spared on the altar of special interests, but another, the Rockwall County Taxpayer bleeds for all.
What in the world is Obama doing to us? What's to become of various trouble spots around the globe? Jerry Hogan offers his unique and qualified perspective on how the Obama Administration is being tested…and losing.