Austin Lobby Backs Straus’ ‘Priority’ Members

Austin Lobby Backs Straus’ ‘Priority’ Members

We Say: Naive voters assume elections to be public battles between candidates. Wiser citizens understand they are usually watching battles between ad agencies. The more money spent on a campaign, the more votes for that candidate. Investigative political reporter Kenric Ward uncovers the Liberal/Progressive PAC money flowing into the campaigns of Straus’s handpicked Rino herd. […]

Uresti Trial Witness Says She Paid for Play

Uresti Trial Witness Says She Paid for Play

We Say: Political investigative reporter and SATP contributor Kenric Ward is watching the Uresti trial closely. It’s not a pretty picture. It’s a clash of amoral opportunists, chief among them a Texas State Senator. Surely we can elect better than this. Republished from TexasMonitor.org, by Kenric Ward, February 1, 2018. Image credit: TexasMonitor.org/not covered by license. Contributor: Kenric […]

Uresti Fraud Trial Opens With Talk of Money and Sex

Uresti Fraud Trial Opens With Talk of Money and Sex

We Say: Though indicted and standing trial, Carlos Uresti still serves as Democrat Texas Senator for District 19.  These days, however, he’s a little preoccupied. Salacious accusations of squandered money and a sexual affair dominated the U.S. District courtroom. Wondering what Uresti’s District 19 constituents think about all this? We won’t know that until the […]

Three Straus PAC Members Take New Speaker Pledge

Three Straus PAC Members Take New Speaker Pledge

We Say: This is good news. A majority of Republican primary candidates for the Texas House of Representatives have agreed to only support the GOP Caucus selection for Speaker. If this trend continues, Texas may be able to break the legislative liberal stranglehold orchestrated by Joe Straus. Straus won’t like this. He has a proven […]

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