Mr. "One-Issue" Bob Hall opposed proposition 6 by which Texas voters elected to use some of our rainy-day fund to alleviate a dire drought in Texas. Dr. Deuell is the better choice for Senate.
Do you even know there is an election this November? Early voting is open now through November 1.
Why would you be okay with a 19½ year old policeman or policewoman carrying a loaded weapon onto a campus, but you would object to an older man or woman trained, tested and certified by the State of Texas and at least 21 years of age, a CHL holder, carrying a concealed weapon?
Commercial air travel - it just isn't fun anymore. So, I see the USA in my Chevrolet. (Really, I drive a Chevrolet.)
We hear about that 'fiscal cliff'. How far away is it? Is there a cure? Can we reverse our national decline? Why is the Social Security trust fund untrustworthy?
Obama talks about expanding "democracy". Why do we want something our founding fathers avoided altogether? "What? Are you out of your mind, Rockwall Conservative?" No, you see our founding fathers knew democracy would lead to certain self-destruction. Democracies lend themselves to self-serving corruption, loss of liberty, effectively mob rule. FYI - the words democrat, democracy … Continue reading Down With Democracy? History Lesson for Today
School indebtedness: "Not my problem - my children attend a private school.", you say. Not your problem? Wanna bet? Whether your children attend public, private, charter or home school, you still pay school district ad valorem (property) taxes.
Senate Bill 757 was inspired by Crystal Buckner, a Dallas mom whose ex-husband forced their two young daughters to watch hardcore pornography.
Texas funding abortions? Commissioner Hawkins acknowledged that almost $5 million had been paid to 12 different Planned Parenthood entities and that "for legal reasons," the department was "unable…to fully implement the prohibition against contracting with an organization that is an affiliate of an entity that performs or promotes elective abortions."
The most significant change now requires all occupants of a vehicle -- regardless of age or where they are sitting -- to buckle up.